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Automated External Defibrillators

Automated External Defibrillators (AED)

QA Awards

Course delivers basic life support (CPR) skills and the use of an AED. AED’s are now widely available in our communities, at home and at work.

Course Structure:

  • Recap of personal safety
  • Assessing the incident and patient
  • DRABC check and sending for help
  • Defibrillation (recognition of heart rhythms)
  • CPR and use of AED on a casualty
  • General guidelines for using a defibrillator
  • Recording of information (sample report form)
  • Handover to the emergency services

Participants will be awarded a ‘Basic Life Support and AED’ certificate.

This course can be run as a QCF course accredited by Qualsafe on request.


3 hrs