Highfield Level 2 Award in Basic Life Support and Safe Use of an Automated External Defibrillator

Highfield Level 2 Award in Basic Life Support and Safe Use of an Automated External Defibrillator

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Highfield Level 2 Award in Basic Life Support and Safe Use of an Automated External Defibrillator

The Highfield Level 2 Award in Basic Life Support and Safe Use of an Automated External Defibrillator is designed to develop the skills and knowledge of attendees so that they can carry out basic life support and introduce and AED when one becomes available. This course is ideal for workplaces where an AED is available.

If you are still looking for an AED, please contact our sister company DeFibUK.co.uk

Who is the Course For?

  • Anyone who might use the AED or has an interest in how AEDs work. 

Syllabus

  • Manage an unresponsive casualty who is breathing normally
  • Manage an unresponsive casualty who is not breathing normally
  • Safely use an automated external defibrillator 

Prerequisites

There are no age restrictions on the entry to this course, however learners must be able to demonstrate CPR.

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

Attendees will be required to demonstrate 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: 4

Total Qualification Hours: 5

Good Skills Training normally deliver this course 09:00 – 13:15

Awarding Body

OFQUAL regulated qualification through Highfield Qualifications 

Qualification Code

601/8280/5

Delivery Type

Face-to-Face 

Assessment Methods

Multiple choice questions paper

Practical observation

Maximum Learners Per Tutor

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

Requalification

To renew your Highfield Level 2 Award in Basic Life Support and Safe Use of an Automated External Defibrillator 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