Basic Life Support and AED Training
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Basic Life Support and Automated External Defibrillator (AED) Training course



Heart and circulatory disease claims around 200,000 lives each year. Many could have been saved if a defibrillator was made available.  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 basic life support including resuscitation. The  topics covered in this course are in accordance with current guidelines published by the Resuscitation Council (UK).




A minimum of 3 hours consisting of practical and theoretical activities.


Course content


  • Roles and responsibilities of the First Aider
  • The First aid box and  contents
  • Primary Survey and Agonal gasping
  • Adult and Paediatric Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation  (CPR)
  • The heart and it’s conduction system.
  • Cardiac arrest. Chain of survival
  • The Heart's normal sinus rhythm – AED Arrhythmias
  • Ventricular Fibrillation, Ventricular Tachycardia, Asystole
  • Action in an Emergency
  • Basic AED daily maintenance procedures
  • Heart attacks
  • AED safety and AED functions
  • Defibrillation procedures
  • Paediatric defibrillation
  • Practical use of AED trainer with CPR
  • Secondary Assessment
  • Recovery position Practical




Please contact MEDISAFE TRAINING  today on   0121 769 2827 for a very competitive unbeatable quote. The course price includes course handouts and certification for each delegate.




Assessment is ongoing by the instructor.




A HSE compliant certificate of course completion from MEDISAFE TRAINING   will be emailed within 48 hours to the lead person subject to successful completion of the course by the delegate. Hard copy certificates can be provided at additional cost per certificate.

In addition to the individual delegate certificates, your Dental Practice will also receive a   certificate to display on your wall or notice board, showing that the above course has been delivered at your practice.


Important Information


Please note that it is a requirement that candidates must be at least 16 years of age and physically able to carry out the procedures detailed in the course outline and must attend all sessions to be eligible for assessment.


Candidates should have good English literacy and numeracy skills to understand the course and to complete the assessments.


Please also note that  ID will need to be checked at the outset of the course for candidate verification process.


  • The training room should be quiet and of appropriate size.
  • Staff should be off work and not expected to be on duty.
  • Staff attending should remain on the course for the entire duration of the training course.
AED Training Course