Automated External Defibrillator (AED)



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Duration TBCDate TBCNationwide£60

Automated External Defibrillator (AED)

Suitable For

Those requiring to use an AED.

Aims & Objectives

Automated external defibrillators (AEDs) are proven to save lives and are therefore an invaluable addition to health and safety provision for your employees. Once one is installed in a workplace, it is highly recommend that personnel are trained in its usage.

This course teaches the essential skills that an AED operator needs and gives students the confidence to know what to do in an emergency.

Defibrillators are very simple to operate and no previous training is required to attend this course.

Course Content

  • The role of the first aider
  • Managing an emergency
  • Communication and casualty care
  • Chest pains
  • Getting to know the AED (any type)
  • Operating the AED
  • Treatment of an unresponsive casualty
  • Resuscitation (CPR)