Basic Life Support AED

Valid for 3 years

4+ Hours

Level 2 & 5

This course enables learners to use an AED (automated external defibrillator) competently and with confidence.

You will learn how to  deal with the use of an AED, and vital training in basic life support, including resuscitation.

A casualty’s survival rate will increase dramatically if an AED is available and you are appropriately qualified to use it.

Course Content

Responsibilities and reporting

Assessment of the situation

Dealing with an unresponsive casualty

Infection control


AED functions

Defibrillation procedures

Safety measures

This course is suitable for a group of up to 12 people.

At the end of this course a certificate will be issued with proof of the following qualifications:

RQF Level 2 Award & SCQF Level 5 Award.

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