What is this Course?
The QA Level 2 Award in Basic Life Support and Safe Use of an Automated External Defibrillator (RQF) qualification has been designed to provide candidates with the skills needed to administer safe, prompt and effective basic life support and use an AED safely in emergency situations.
Sudden cardiac arrest is one of the UK’s biggest killers, and yet statistics show that most of the British public are unaware of the life-saving difference they can make by performing CPR and defibrillation.
What Does this Course Include?
The chain of survival
Assessing an incident
Managing an unresponsive casualty
AED safety considerations
– Using an AED
– Combining AED use with CPR
– Using an AED on a child
Procedures for when Emergency Services arrive