Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Automated External Defibrillation – Level 2

DURATION: 1/2 Day Programme

Who Should Attend?

This 1/2 day course will instruct students in cardiopulmonary resuscitation and the practical use of defibrillators to help gain the knowledge and confidence in their use.

This course gives candidates the skills, knowledge and confidence to be able to safely use an Automated External Defibrillator (AED) in conjunction with Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR).

Automated External Defibrillators (AED’s) are essential in the “chain of survival” for saving the life of a casualty suffering from a sudden cardiac arrest (SCA).

This course covers aspects including:

  • The Chain of Survival
  • Primary survey
  • Secondary assessment including recovery position
  • Resuscitation (CPR) including child and baby
  • How Automated External Defibrillators work (anatomy and physiology)
  • The safe use of the automated external defibrillator
  • Maintenance and troubleshooting


  • The practical Learning Outcomes are assessed by observation.
  • MultiChoice Questions (MCQ) for theory and underpinning knowledge


Qualsafe – Level 2 – QCF OFQUAL Regulated

We can deliver this training course, anywhere in the country, or in our training facility. – please contact us to discuss your specific training needs