Level 2 CPR and AED (Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Automated External Defibrillation) : 1 day course
Level 2 CPR and AED
Heart and circulatory disease claims around 200,000 lives each year. Many could have been saved if a defibrillator was made available.
A range of subjects are covered including:
Dealing with an unresponsive casualty
Assessment of the situation
AED safety and Functions
More about this course
Automated External Defibrillators (AED’s) are now becoming more common throughout a range of public and work places. A casualty’s survival rate will dramatically increase if an AED is available and if you have appropriately qualified personnel to use it.
This very practical course will enable your learners to use the AED competently and with confidence.
Not only does this course deal with the use of an AED but it also includes vital training in resuscitation and choking procedures.
£75+VAT open course
Each learner receives a training pack including resources and ideas to help them practice the skills covered. Depending on the course the pack will have differnt content specific to the type of course attended. For the First Aid at Work courses the pack includes a course companion workbook, first aid manual.
Each course meets the requirements outlined in the Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981. The HSE requires a set amount of contact hours that differs for each course. Learners must attend all sessions to be eligible for assessment, which is done by continuous observation and questioning during the course.
On successful completion of each first aid course, you will receive a certificate which is valid for three years.
The number and type of first aiders is determined by the risks in your business. To help, the HSE publish a useful guide in thier First at Work INDG214 Guide and Table 2 from this guide is below to help.
For more information or if you need help choosing which course is right please contact us.
The courses runs from 9am until 4-5pm each day (depending on the course), with a lunch break between the morning and afternoon sessions. Refreshements are provided. At our training facility the courses are delivered in comfortable classroom setting with a practical area. All courses offers a practical, hands-on approach to first aid that delivers the skills and confidence to use first aid skills in a real life situation. For added reassurance, each learner is assessed throughout the course using a range of practical demonstrations, question and answer sessions, quizzes and engaging activities designed to coach and support them. To ensure you get the most effective and practical learning experience we limit group size to 12 people.
We can provide lunch for £10/head or bring your own lunch; there is a kitchen, cutlery, water boiler and a microwave.