Basic Life Support training is mandatory for registered nurses and healthcare assistants but is beneficial to all.

This Basic Life Support training course teaches the first link in the chain of survival in adult basic life support. It contains actions that are to be carried out in an emergency when dealing with conscious and unconscious casualties.

Course Summary

Our Basic Life Support training is just one of the many clinical training courses offered by Acute Training Solutions. The syllabus covers such topics as:

  • An Overview of the legal requirements
  • Managing an incident & prioritising (primary & secondary assessment)
  • Dealing with accidents and illness
  • Administer first aid to an unconscious casualty
  • Resucitation procedure including AED (theory & practical)
  • The recovery position
  • Airway management
  • Recognition & treatment of a heart attack
  • Bleeding, choking, fractures, burns and scalds

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We understand that your reputation is built on the quality of your staff and training will ultimately play a fundamental part in their approach to caring for others. To find out how Acute can help you, please email us at, or contact us using the methods below:

02920 494 969

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Level: 2

Max attendees: 15

Course length: ½ day

This course can be tailored to meet your specific requirements

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I feel much more confident – sharpened up on my CPR technique and choking.