Specialists in pre hospital care

Defibrillation (AED)

Introduction

In England it is estimated that only three in every 100 people survive a cardiac arrest. However, defibrillators can significantly increase the chances of patient survival.

A prerequisite for those who wish to register for this course is that they hold a current first aid certificate or equivalent.

At the end of the course there will be an assessment.

Successful students will be issued with a certificate which must be up-dated every 6 months.

Course Objectives

Students will be able to understand and deal with cardiac arrest, using an Automated External Defibrillator.

Course Contents

  • Early Defibrillation
  • The problem
  • The solution
  • Cardiac arrest outcome
  • Introduction of the Automated External Defibrillator
  • Video demonstration
  • Instructor demonstration
  • Student practice
  • Defibrillation scenarios
  • Maintenance of the External Defibrillator

Course Duration

1 day course.

Would you like to know more?

If you would like to learn more about our Defibrillation (AED) Training Course, please phone us on 0208 510 9469 or email us for more details.