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

The syllabus follows the guidelines of the Resuscitation Council (UK) and includes the use of an automated external defibrillator (AED) and the DRABCD approach to resuscitation.

Course Summary

The syllabus covers such topics as:

  • An overview of the legal requirements
  • Managing an incident and prioritising (primary and secondary assessment)
  • Cardio pulmonary resuscitation and automated external defibrillators (AED)
  • The recovery position and airway management
  • Administer first aid to an unconscious casualty
  • Principles of resuscitation
  • Applied practical workstation and simulated practical assessment

Face to Face Training

  • Max attendees: 15
  • Course length: ½ day

This course can be tailored to meet your specific requirements.


Webinar Training

  • Max attendees: 20
  • Single session: 2 hours

Tutor lead webinars delivering theory based learning. Any practical elements are demonstrated via instructional videos.


Make an enquiry

To make a booking – or for further course details – please contact us on telephone: 029 20 494969. You can also write to us for more information about all of our healthcare training courses.