This qualification is aimed at individuals wishing to take further training or to develop their knowledge and skills in this basic life support. It is recommended for first-aiders in the workplace and is also suitable for schoolchildren, as recommended by The Resuscitation Council (UK).
To complete this qualification learners should expect to undertake approximately 5 hours of learning, with a minimum contact time of 4 hours.
The qualification covers the following:
- How to manage an unresponsive casualty who is breathing normally
- How to manage an unresponsive casualty who is not breathing normally
- Safe use an automated external defibrillator