CPR & AED (Defibrillator) Training

This course provides learners with skills to further their first aid training and is recommended for first aiders in the workplace environment who have access to a defibrillator.
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About this course

Sudden cardiac arrest is one of the UK’s biggest killers and, following a cardiac arrest, every minute without CPR and defibrillation reduces a casualty’s chance of survival by 10%.

The QA Level 2 Award in Basic Life Support and Safe Use of an Automated External Defibrillator (QCF) qualification has been designed to provide candidates with the skills needed to administer safe, prompt and effective basic life support and use an AED safely in emergency situations.

Delegates gaining this qualification will have learned that Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Automated External Defibrillation form an essential part of the chain of survival.

What does CPR & AED (Defibrillator) Training cover?

The topics covered are regarded by Skills for Health as being important to maintaining good practice in the safe, prompt and effective administration of cardiopulmonary resuscitation and automated external defibrillation. They include:

Chain of survival
Assessing an incident
Casualty assessment
Managing an unresponsive casualty
Recovery position
CPR
AED safety considerations
Procedures for when Emergency Services arrive

Who is this course for?

This course is recommended for first aiders in the workplace environment who have access to a defibrillator.

What will you achieve?

By the end of the course, you‘ll be able to…

  • Understand basic life support requirements
  • Demonstrate basic life support techniques and automated external defibrillator use in line with current national guidelines
  • Carry out basic user maintenance and troubleshoot problems with an automated external defibrillator
  • Understand the safe use of an automated external defibrillator

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Many of our courses can be adapted for both classroom settings or virtual platforms like zoom. Some courses that include a practical aspect can only be delivered in a classroom setting.
All learners will recieve a certificate for any course they complete. Some of our courses are inhouse certified, some of our courses are regulated by Ofqual and others are accreddited by other awarding bodies.

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