Heartsaver AED Training Course

Only R 900.00 per PersonAn automated external defibrillator (AED) can save a person's live is used safely and correctly. The skills of effective basic cardio-pulmonary resuscitation (CPR) as well as the safe use of an AED is the cornerstones of this CPR training course. This training course is ideal for any person working with the public like health and fitness staff and corporate employees who might have access to an AED in a medical emergency. This course is also worth 4 Continuous Professional Development points for healthcare workers in who is not employed by hospitals or emergency services. The Heartsaver AED training course is also a video based practice-while-watching training course that promises to make learning the basic skills of CPR for adults, children and babies, safe use of an AED and management of choking easy and fun. This American Heart Association training course also includes the guidance of a knowledgeable facilitator when skills are practiced.

Heartsaver AED Course Content:

This CPR and AED training course is based on hands-on practice of basic CPR skills for adults, children and babies using a barrier device. The module on using a AED safely is also interactive and interesting. Management of choking in adults, children and babies are demonstrated and the skills practiced. How to activate the emergency medical services is also included in the demonstrations and the skills practice.

Heartsaver AED Course Duration:

The basic skills of CPR, safe use of an AED and management of choking in adults, children and infants are taught in a 4 - 5 hour session.

Heartsaver AED Course Fees include:

A Heartsaver AED Student Workbook with CD and Two credit card-sized Reminder Cards are provided before the training course commence - course participants are encourage to read through these before attending the training, and to refer to during and after the course. The key pouch with gloves and mouth piece provided needs to be used during the skills practice sessions in the course and thereafter for any emergency situation that is encountered. An American Heart Association Heartsaver CPR course completion card valid for two years is issued after successful course completion. A CPD/ CEU certificate for 4 points will also issued when student provides a HPCSA registration number.

Heartsaver AED Course Participation Requirements:

  • Training course participants must be able to read and understand English.
  • Practical skills testing takes place during the course.

More Information

This course is an American Heart Association training course, for more information please see their website www.americanheart.org or email us information@aidathand.co.za.

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