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Automated External Defibrillator (AED) Training Course
June 26, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
About this course:
This course covers the use of an automated external defibrillator (AED) and the essential skills required.
Is this course for me?
It is for anyone that would like to become a competent AED operator. It will further your skills and give you the confidence to deal with this type of emergency.
What will I learn?
An automated external defibrillator (AED) is a crucial aid to have in the workplace as it is proven to save lives. This course will teach you how to use an AED correctly and efficiently and has been designed to build knowledge and confidence.
The course covers the following topics:
•The priorities of first aid
• Assessing and managing an incident
• Treatment of an unconscious casualty
• Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation
• Safety checks
• Operation and maintenance of an automated
• Importance of recording incidents and actions
The practical elements of this course are essential as they
provide you with vital hands-on experience. It is important
that you are physically able to take part in the practical parts
of the course.
The HSE requires you to attend the full duration of the course
to be eligible for evaluation.
Assessment and certification
You will be continually assessed throughout the duration of the course by a qualified trainer. Upon successful
completion you will receive an Automated External Defibrillator Operator Certificate which is recommended to be updated one a year.
This course is free for all BID businesses.