Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) & Automated external Defibrillation (AED) level 2 award
The purpose of this course:
AED’s in the community are becoming more available and early intervention and use of an AED has proven to increase the survival rate of people who suffer a cardiac arrest outside of hospital. This course gives you the necessary skills and confidence to assess and manage an unconscious casualty, perform effective CPR and use the AED.
Benefits to an organisation:
AED’s are available for anyone to use, if you have invested in an AED then giving you and your staff training on the equipment will increase your confidence to use it in a timely manner.
The faster a shock is delivered to a person in cardiac arrest the greater their chances of survival.
Who is the course for:
Anybody can be trained, you don’t have to be a first aider in the workplace.
By the end of the course delegates will be able to:
Understand basic life support requirements and perform CPR and confidently use an AED
Demonstrate post resuscitation procedures, maintain and troubleshoot problems with an AED
Understand safe use of an AED and recognise and assist a casualty who is choking
This training is delivered as a bespoke training session, call the training team on 01604 490490 for details