This half-day course is designed to equip first aiders and non-first aiders with the necessary skills and knowledge to use or assist in the use of Automated External Defibrillators and perform or assist in performing CPR.

It should be completed periodically, compliant with 2015 Resuscitation Guidelines (UK and European)

What will you learn?

On successful completion the student will be able to:

  • Conduct a casualty Primary Survey Assessment
  • Perform CPR
  • Deploy and use an AED
  • Place a breathing non-responsive casualty into the recovery position
  • How to minimise the incidence of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)

Course programme

  • Introduction: Domestics
  • Cardiac arrest: Chain of survival
  • How the heart works, VF, Rhythms
  • Primary survey (DRABC)
  • CPR
  • AED protocols
  • AED safety
  • Recovery position
  • PTSD

Course rates

BSG Members: £38+VAT*

Non-Members: £46+VAT*

Contact the training team for more details.

Our Abrasive Wheel Refresher course is delivered to you on site by your local Safety Adviser or one of BSG’s health and safety trainers. Contact the training team for more details.

Please note: mileage charges will also apply when we come to your site/venue.

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Course Venue

The Building Safety Group,
5 Pinkers Court,
Briarlands Office Park,
Gloucester Road,
South Gloucestershire,
BS35 3QH

T: 0300 304 9050