Automatic External Defibrillation (AED) Course

Automatic External Defibrillation (AED) Course

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Automatic External Defibrillation (AED) Course

With AEDs becoming more readily available it is important that people feel confident using them in an emergency. The AED Course gives attendees practical experience using an AED and gives them the confidence to use a defib when required.

If you are still looking for an AED, please contact our sister company

Who is the Course For?

  • Anyone interested in knowing how to use an AED
  • Key staff or First Aiders who are likely to use an AED
  • Key staff responsible for the upkeep of an AED

Course Syllabus

  • Primary survey
  • CPR
  • Using the AED
  • Recovery position
  • General maintenance tips

Course Prerequisites

Attendees will be required to demonstrate some first aid procedures as they would in a real work 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.

Course Duration

Contact Hours: 3

Good Skills Training normally deliver this course 09:00 – 12:15 

Awarding Body

First Aid Industry Body (FAIB)

Delivery Type


Assessment Methods

Practical assessments

Written multiple choice assessments

Maximum Learners Per Tutor

The AED Course has a maximum learner to tutor ratio of 12:1

Requalification Process

To renew your AED qualification, you must resit the course every 3-years

Booking an onsite course

To enquire about an onsite course for your staff, please either call our head office, 01473 551911, or one of our local offices, or fill in the enquiry form by clicking here