As more and more AED units become available in the community and the workplace knowing how to use them is becoming more important and worthwhile. The facts show that heart and circulatory diseases claim around 200,000 lives each year. Many could have been saved if a defibrillator was made available and used by qualified personnel. This course covers Basic Life Support skills for Adult, Child and Infant as well as healthcare variations on infant CPR.
BS3 Training will run through safety, precautions, initial assessment, recovery position, CPR, compression only CPR, CPR handover and choking among other duties. AED units are easy to use with a little training and make a real difference in the chance of survival to someone in cardiac arrest. If you have already completed any other first aid course you will understand the importance of prompt use of an AED making this an ideal next course to take to develop your first aid skills even further.