AED and Basic Life Support for Healthcare Professionals

Is the AED & Basic Life Support for Healthcare Professionals Course for me?

This course is for healthcare professionals that need to update their annual training in Basic Life Support and the use of Automatic External Defibrillators (AED).  Our AED & basic life support for Healthcare Professionals  course will provide you  with the knowledge and skills to deal with a major first aid emergency and to use your AED machine.

This course is suitable for all staff that could benefit from the knowledge and skills on how to use an AED and could benefit from updating their basic life support skills. It is suitable regardless of their previous level of first aid training.

As well as the formal certificate for the course you also receive a certified CPD  time credit certificate to add to your CPD portfolio.

All our courses are delivered, evaluated and quality assured to meet the new guidelines set out by the HSE in October 2013 and meet the requirements of the First Aid at Work (First Aid) regulations 1981 and subsequent 2016 changes. All our first aid courses fully meet the UK and European Resuscitation Council Guidelines 2015 as per the HSE requirements. This is a 3 hour course.

What is covered in the AED & BLS Course?


* Role of the first aider

* Recovery Position

* Know where your AED is

* How an AED works

* Real time practice using AED

* Choking

* Scene & personal safety

* CPR

* Applying the AED

* Using an AED on Adults

* Using an AED on Children

* Heart Attacks

Can I do the AED & BLS for Healthcare Professionals Course online or onsite?

This course is an onsite course where we deliver your course for you at your practice. this course is also available as a classroom and an online course.


    How much does the AED & BLS for Healthcare Professionals Course cost?

    This course is £350.00 for up to 12 participants extra participants can be accommodated for an additional £35.00 per person.

    Need just a few people trained? We can deliver a small group onsite course at any venue within Oxfordshire for a minimum of just 2 participants. The cost is £75.00 per person.

    How do I book an AED & BLS for Healthcare Professionals Course?

    To discuss booking an on-site course for your practice call us on 01865 589600 or email us. Please read our terms and conditions before booking .

    Click here to book now!

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