Would you know what to do in an emergency first aid situation?

Our Basic Life Support for Adults and Children course is a regulated and nationally recognised qualification designed to equip candidates with the essential skills needed to administer safe, prompt and effective basic life support in an emergency situation. It is the perfect qualification for those who have a specific responsibility at work, or in voluntary and community activities to provide basic life support for adults and children. It is also ideal for qualified first aiders who are looking to refresh their knowledge and practice the latest basic life support techniques.

BLS Adults & Children 2

Duration

A minimum of 3 contact hours in the classroom consisting of practical and theoretical activities.

What’s covered?

Assessing an incident
Managing an unresponsive casualty who is not breathing normally:
• Recognising when to commence CPR
• Adult CPR
• Child CPR
• Infant CPR
Managing an unresponsive casualty who is breathing normally:
• Assessing levels of consciousness
• Opening the airways
• Checking breathing
• Recovery Position
Managing choking
• Recognising the signs of choking
• Choking treatment for adults, children and infants

Certification

Assessment is ongoing by our First Aid instructor and upon successful completion of this course attendees will receive an accredited nationally recognised Ofqual regulated certificate valid for 1 year.

Numbers

A maximum of 12 students can be accommodated on this course with one of our trainers.

Age Limit

You must be a minimum of 14 years of age upon start of this qualification.

A student cannot assume a responsibility in the workplace until they reach the age of 16, and then it is the employer’s responsibility to ensure that the student is suitable for that role.

The certificate will expire as dated on the certificate, irrespective of age.

Course cost is only £30 + VAT per person

(includes certification and a Basic Life Support handbook to keep)

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Booking a course

We can arrange to deliver our Basic Life Support for Adults and Children courses in your workplace to groups. Courses delivered in your workplace can be delivered during business hours or on evenings and weekends to suit your needs. Bespoke training packages can be provided and we can offer discounts on block bookings. We pride ourselves on our flexible approach in meeting our client’s needs. Should you be interested in discussing your requirements in more detail please contact us