Defibrillator First Aid Training

Course Overview:

This course is for the inexperienced delegates and the delegates who hold a valid full First Aid at Work qualification.  The course has been written using the resuscitation council guidelines

Course Content:

  • Using an AED
  • 3 Types of Defibrillator
  • How Defibrillators work
  • Ventricular Fibrillation / Tachycardia
  • When should AED be used?
  • AED Documentation
  • AED Sequence of Actions / Application
  • Pad Placement
  • AED Operation – Safety Rules / Environmental Factors
  • New 2010 Guidelines
  • Machine Maintenance
  • Practical Application using ZOLL AED
  • Combining defibrillation using the AED with CPR as part of the scenario settings
  • Refreshing your CPR skills using DRAB

Maximum delegates per course: 8

When should the course be refreshed: Annually

Duration: One Day

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