Level 2 Award in
Basic Life Support and Safe Use of an Automated External Defibrillator
1/2 Day Course
Certificate valid for 3 years
Course Body Title
Did you know that following a cardiac arrest, every minute without CPR and defibrillation reduces a casualty’s chance of survival by 10%?
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.
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.
With an estimated 60,000 out of hospital cardiac arrests occurring every year in the UK alone, make sure you are prepared!
You dont just get a course with Cornwall Training, you get a trainer who has front line emergency service experience, full colour manuals for each person, and a first aid kit for every person. We feel why train then have no kit to deal with a situation. So you leave after the course fully prepared and confident to save a life.
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