Course Aims

For clinical and non-clinical medical centre staff requiring qualifying/re-qualifying skills.

Pre-course requirements:
Current First Aid at Work certificate or medical qualification exemption. Candidate must be physically able to carry out the procedures detailed in the Course Content.

Course Duration

2 – 3 hours

Course Content

  • Heart attack early recognition and actions
  • “Chain of Survival” protocols (theory)
  • Treatment of casualty in cardiac arrest
  • Resuscitation protocols (theory) ILCOR 2005
  • Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (practical)
  • AED descriptions and usage
  • Defibrillation protocols (theory) ILCOR 2005
  • AED Scenarios (Practical Workshops)

Training Equipment:

  • CPR Manikins – 1 manikin per 3 students
  • AED Trainer/s with link manikins
  • Student Protocol handouts
  • Trainers Pack including first aid kit
  • Course Certification
  • AED Qualifying/Re-Qualifying display certificate