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Automated External Defibrillation (AED) Training

4 Hour Course (Includes First Aid Annual Refresher)

Automatic External Defibrillator (AED) training course

This comprehensive 4 hour course covers the core competencies of the UK Resuscitation Council and is designed to instruct the students in the use of an AED. Our instructors have years of experience in advanced cardiac life support and their expertise enables them to make this type of training relevant, ensuring that the students have the skills and knowledge to deal with this type of situation competently and effectively.

This course is suitable for anyone who wishes to further their first aid skills and wants to be trained in the use of an AED, whether they are a qualified First Aider or not.

Are students assessed?

Students are continuously assessed throughout the course.

Automatic External Defibrillation certificates are valid for 1 year and First on Scene Training will send an automatic reminder to both the customer and the student three months prior to the expiry date of the certificate. Certificates can be renewed by attending a 4 hour Automatic External Defibrillation training course.

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This is a popular 'on site' training course and First on Scene Training regularly run these courses throughout the UK. If you require details regarding this course, please contact our friendly Customer Service Team, who will be happy to help you arrange this.

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Topics covered

Students will learn practical skills and theoretical knowledge and will be extremely well trained and competent in the use of their defibrillator. The course covers the following topics:

  • The chain of survival
  • Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation
  • Anatomy and physiology
    of the heart
  • Safety considerations
    of defibrillation
  • Automatic External Defibrillator – practical scenarios
  • Assessment


What is included?

  • Expert instruction
  • All course materials
  • Comprehensive First Aid Manual – CPR and AED First Aid Made Easy
  • Assessments and Certificates (A4 and credit card size)