Basic Life Support and Safe use of Electronic Automated DefibrillatorHalf day course for those needing basic First Aid training.
Why is this training important?
This basic life support (BLS) training course aims to teach a basic knowledge of first aid – covering CPR, recovery position, bleeding, choking, defibrillation and shock. It includes the use of the Automatic Electronic Defibrillator (AED).
The course takes place over 3 hours and will teach the theoretical knowledge followed by the relevant practical “hands on” assessments to improve knowledge and skill.
Who needs this training?
The course can be tailored to suit any audience and is suitable for both complete novices and those looking to refresh their basic first aid skills. The course is also relevant for first aiders in the workplace who have access to a defibrillator recommended by The Resuscitation Council (UK) 2015.
- Recovery position
- CPR Demonstration and practice D.R.S.A.B.C.D
- Know how to safely use an automated external defibrillator AED
- Choking – responding effectively and practical demonstration
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How is the course assessed?
There is no formal assessment. the tutor will give feedback on the practical elements during the session.
When will I know if I have passed?
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What is the cost?
The cost is £35 per person. Group discounts start at £190 for a group of 6 people.