07840 585 475

Shenstone Drive
Ipswich IP1 6NS


Automated External Defibrillator Level 2 VTQ (AED)

Course Description

Learning AED skills is becoming more important with the increase in the numbers of units in the community and workplace. They are easy to use with a little training and can make a real difference in the chance of survival to someone in cardiac arrest. If you have already completed any other first aid course, you will understand the importance of the prompt use of an AED making this the perfect course to enhance and progress your skills.

Course Content:

Introduction to CPR BLS and AED

  • Fears of first aid
  • Asking permission to help
  • Scene Safety
  • Chain of Survival
  • Introduction to the ABCDE Approach
  • ABCDE Approach to Patient Care
  • Barriers and Gloves
  • Respiration and Breathing
  • Pulse Points
  • Initial Assessment and the Recovery Position
  • Infant Recovery Position
  • First Aid vs BLS Healthcare Professionals

Heart Attack

  • Adult CPR
  • Effective CPR
  • CPR Hand Over
  • Compressions Only CPR
  • Drowning
  • Adult Bag Valve Mask
  • Child CPR
  • Child CPR Breakdown
  • Child CPR for Healthcare Professionals
  • Infant CPR
  • Infant CPR for Health Professionals

Adult Choking

  • Child Choking
  • Infant Choking

AED Introduction

  • Types of AED Units
  • AED Setup
  • AED Demo
  • Child AED
  • AED Maintenance
  • AED Pads
  • AED Batteries
  • AED Troubleshooting
  • AED Locations
  • Community AED Units
  • Types of AED
  • AED's in Different Sectors

Course Requirements

There are no requirements for this course.

Course Duration

6 hours

Course Costs

£50 per delegate: minimum 2 delegates on a course – maximum of 10. We can offer discounts on bulk bookings please contact us for details. Prices are based around onsite training. External facilities can be arranged at extra cost, payable in advance. We can provide this for 1 student providing they are based within Ipswich.


There is a formal CPR assessment at the start of the day in order to ensure that all students can resuscitate effectively. In addition, there is a further assessment at the end of the course the practical use of the AED. This is a national certificate and is valid for 1 year.

Please read our full Terms & Conditions By booking with Phoenix Emergency Medical Solutions it is assumed that you accept these terms and conditions.

Please Contact Us for more details or to book.

Have a question or would like to book a course or consultation, call us on 07840585475

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