Heart and circulatory disease claims around 200,000 lives each year. Many could have been saved if a defibrillator was made available. Automated External Defibrillators (AED’s) are now becoming more common throughout a range of public and workplaces. A casualty’s survival rate will dramatically increase if an AED is available and if you have appropriately qualified personnel to use it. This very practical course will enable your learners to use the AED competently and with confidence. Not only does this course deal with the use of an AED but it also includes vital training in resuscitation and choking procedures….
Eligibility & Certification
Eligibility: No previous certification is required.
On successful completion of a practical and multiple choice assessment learners will receive a certificate valid for 12 months.
Location & Availability
We are based in the Sheffield & Rotherham area, however we area ideally suited to servicing the South Yorkshire and North Derbyshire areas.
This course type runs for 5.5 hours.
The following ranges of subjects are covered:-
Basic Life Support requirements.
AED safety considerations.
Use of the Automated External Defibrillator.
AED user maintenance and troubleshooting.
Handover and reporting…