First Aid Interventions Bedford
01234 344925 

Adult & Paediatric Basic Life Support & Automated External Defibrillation (AED):  

Consider combining this course with Anaphyalaxis 
Qualification Overview 
This course is intended to give participants the necessary skills to initially manage an adult patient emergency and/or cardiac arrest. Competency at adult basic life support and the safe use of the AED is undertaken through a continuous assessment process. 
An overview of the process for the management of both child and infant basic life support is also provided along with practical instruction.  
Duration approx 2.5 hours 
Intended Audience 
This course will benefit anyone looking to learn new skills or refresh their existing skills and knowledge. Any organisation including the staff could influence the out-come of anyone in the event of collapse.  
Assessment is on-going throughout the course by the trainer. 
A certificate is issued to those that complete the course and is valid for 1 year, this also counts towards CPD. This course counts as 2.5 hours verifiable CPD for those dental care professionals registered with the General Dental Council. This course teaches the essential skills of Basic Life Support and can be part of any mandatory CPD training that needs to be completed. 
'Learnt a lot very easily and would feel confident to use the skills'. S.Haslett 
''Very well presented training session,delivered in a way that will be memorable''. Sally - Ann 
''Explained in a way that would immediately come to mind in an emergency situation that would make me attempt CPR rather than ignore it''. Linda W 
Course content 
Chain of survival 
Recognition & management of adult/paediatric collapse and cardiac arrest 
Recognition & management of adult choking 
Anatomical difference's adult & paediatric 
Resuscitation equipment review 
Infant and child basic life support 
Choking in children 
AED use 
The importance of the AED 
How the AED works 
Shockable Rhythms 
Anaphyalaxis- (optional) why not combine this course 
Please contact us for cost and availability, this course can take place on your premises for a maximum number of 12. We understand that training can be difficult to arrange, so contact us for a time that fits in with your requirements.  
We are flexible and you can combine our courses to meet your needs. 
Interested? Complete this form and we will get back to you. 
Don't wait to find out if you know how to save a life, quality CPR can make a difference, contact us  
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