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MEDIC FIRST AID - AED Supplement

(Automated External Defibrillator)

Critical Lifesaving Care:

The MEDIC FIRST AID AED Supplement is designed to teach the use of automated external defibrillators (AEDs) when responding to a person experiencing sudden cardiac arrest. Sudden cardiac arrest is one of the leading causes of death in occupational settings. A defibrillator is the only definitive treatment. Aeds are used prior to arrival of EMS and are an integral component of the Chain of Survival.

Intended Audience:

Any current CPR or CPR / first aid provider

Course Segments:

  • Chain of Survival
  • Integrating the Use of an AED
  • Basic AED Operation
  • Troubleshooting
  • Other Considerations

Availability:

Upon Client’s Request. Six Participants are the required minimum.

Validity of Certification:

Valid for a maximum period of Twenty Four (24) months

Duration:

Four Hours

Prerequisite:

Current Basic Safety Certificate

Location:

HHSL Safety Systems Limited Training Facility or Venue convenient to Client upon request.