Immediate Life Support (ILS)

Developed by Resuscitation Council UK for healthcare professionals who may have to act as the first responder in an emergency, giving them the skills to manage patients in cardiac arrest before a cardiac arrest team arrives.

Course Details:

  • Awarding Body: ForeFront
  • Qualification: CPD Accredited
  • Duration: 1 Day
  • Length: 1 Year

An ILS course provides a variety of skills, from managing a deteriorating patient, identifying causes and treating cardiac arrest, to improving abilities as both a team member and leader.

Our ILS qualification is recognised by the European Resuscitation Council and the Australian Resuscitation Council, giving you the freedom to use your lifesaving skills in other countries. It is also certified and regulated via The CPD Group.

Aspects of the Course:

  • National Early Warning Score
  • A-E Patient Assessment
  • Basic Life Support including Recovery Position
  • Advanced Airway Management and Suction
  • Automated External Defibrillation
  • Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation
  • Bag Valve Mask Technique
  • Oxygen Administration
  • Management of a Choking Patient
  • Post Resuscitation Care
  • Anaphylaxis Management


  • Ongoing Assessment by the instructor of candidates practical skills alongside a multiple choice competency test of candidates.

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