This course is meticulously crafted to empower individuals in handling unresponsive casualties and effectively operating automated external defibrillators (AEDs). Participants will acquire essential skills to assess and manage critical situations where prompt action is paramount. The curriculum covers comprehensive techniques for dealing with unresponsiveness, including assessing vital signs and initiating appropriate interventions. Additionally, participants will receive hands-on training in the operation of AEDs, mastering the swift and accurate application of this life-saving device. The course integrates theoretical knowledge with practical expertise, ensuring participants are well-equipped to respond confidently and effectively in emergency situations. By the course’s conclusion, attendees will possess the competence and confidence to manage unresponsive casualties and utilize AEDs, contributing to a safer and more prepared community.
This qualification has been developed for those already working, or preparing to work, in the industry and who have been identified in the company’s first aid risk assessment as being required to provide first aid in the workplace.
Delegate Requirements – Delegates should be physically fit, in good health and should, generally, not have problems with eyesight or hearing, heart disease, high blood pressure, epilepsy, impaired limb function, alcohol or drug dependence or psychiatric illness. It is, however, desirable (but not mandatory) that applicants should be literate.
Novice – This course is designed for the complete Novice delegate.
Experienced – Delegates must have used the equipment in a range of operations for a minimum of 3 months.
Refresher – Delegates must have already attended a course and have valid proof in the form of certification.
Experienced Worker Test (EWA) – Delegates must have used the equipment in a range of operations for a minimum of 2 years.
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