Basic Life Support (Adult & Child)

Basic Life Support (Adult & Child)

Course Specification:

Qualification accreditation number: 603/2612/8

Description: This qualification is for those that are interested in, or are required to attend annual training in basic life support.

Whilst some candidates may be interested in taking this qualification for personal development, those working in a GP or dental surgery may attend to meet industry requirements.

This qualification includes the use of an AED

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Basic Life Support (Adult & Child)

Basic Life Support (Adult & Child) is regulated and accredited qualification and specifically designed for you if you work within a non-clinical role in workplaces such as GPs or Dental surgery or a Community Health Centre.

This is also a great CPD course for medical staff who work within Doctors or Dental surgeries too.

You will learn and revisit those essential skills on how to provide safe and effective CPR to a casualty who has stopped breathing and how to use an AED safely and confidently too. Also how to place a casualty in the recovery position to keep their airway open and keep them safe.

Everyone chokes from time to time and you will learn how to provide effective treatment for a casualty (adult, child, and infant) who is choking too.

Over 60,000 people have cardiac arrests outside the hospital each year in the UK a course like this could make a very big difference to someone who is having a really bad day.

Basic Life Support (Adult & Child) course is a regulated qualification approved by Ofqual and is accredited by Qualifications Network, and meets all current HSE and UK Resuscitation Council guidelines.

Our Pricing

Our pricing is Clear and Transparent and the price we quote is the price you pay.

This includes all certification, glossy training manuals, giveaways etc.

Min 3 people – Maximum 12

From £30 per person

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Basic Life Support (Adult & Child) course syllabus includes:

Have the understanding to able to assess an incident in reference too:

  • Conducting a primary survey of the casualty (Adult, Child, Baby).
  • Summon appropriate assistance.

Be able to administer and provide first aid to a casualty who:

  • is unresponsive but breathing normally
  • is unresponsive but NOT breathing normally
  • choking

Be able to:

  • safely use an automated external defibrillator (AED)
  • use fault finding techniques to fix common faults that may occur when using an AED

basic life support (adult & child) course

Course Duration

3 guided learning hours (1/2 day)

Course Tests

Practical observations during your training course.

Course Qualification

Delegates who successfully pass all the practical elements of the course will Ofqual approved  QNUK Level 2 Award in Basic Life Support (Adult & Child) (RQF)

This qualification is valid for 1 year from the date of the course, they will receive an A4 size certificate and also a wallet/purse size plastic qualification card.

Course Pre-requisites

It is recommended that candidates have a minimum of Level 1 literacy and numeracy or equivalent.

Attendees will be required to demonstrate first aid procedures as they would in a real environment. This includes providing CPR to a casualty who is on the floor, therefore be physically capable of doing so.

There are no other pre-requisites for this qualification.

Geographical Coverage

This qualification is available to candidates in England.

The Qualification can be delivered in other countries however candidates should be aware that the content was developed in accordance with current UK practice.

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