Basic Life Support & Defibrillation

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This half day defibrillator training course will provide you with an extra skill of knowledge in the event of an emergency. Basic life support and the safe use of an automated external defibrillator is recommended training for first aiders in the workplace environment who have access to an automated external defibrillator.  This qualification is aimed at individuals wishing to take further training or to develop their knowledge and skills in this basic life support. Defibrillator training is recommended for first-aiders in the workplace and is also suitable for schoolchildren, as recommended by The Resuscitation Council (UK).

Course Content 

  • Dealing with an unresponsive casualty
  • Assessment of the situation
  • Paediatric defibrillation
  • Defibrillation procedures
  • Resuscitation
  • Choking
  • Heart attacks
  • AED safety and Functions

This course is most suited to:

Designed for those who have a specific interest or responsibility at work, or in voluntary and community activities to provide basic life support when dealing with an emergency situation which may involve using an AED.

Other Information:

  • Cost: The cost of this course is £420 when run at your venue.
  • Class Size: 12 people maximum
  • Duration: 4hours guided learning – over 1/2 a day (excluding breaks)
  • Certifications: Certificates are valid for 3 years

Should you require a RQF accredited course we can offer this option click here for more details.


This basic life support and the safe use of an automated external defibrillator course is recommended first aid training to those who have access to an automated external defibrillator (AED).  Not only does this course deal with the use of an AED, but it also includes vital training in basic life support including resuscitation.

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Contact us today, We can arrange this course anywhere in the UK with four or more delegates. To discuss the booking of this training course send us a message by contacting us here. Send the details of what you require and we will contact you.