This course can be adapted to suit a variety of needs, from those who have no experience at all through to those who have been trained but would like to be updated.
This training normally takes place over three hours and includes both theory and lots of practice to build confidence.
The training is in line with the Resuscitation Council (UK) Guidelines 2010 and can be adapted to suit the client in respects to what age group they may be resuscitating, be it babies, children or adults.
The Basic Life Support syllabus includes:
- Theory of Resuscitation
- Incident Management
- Basic Life Support
- Recovery Position
Certification is dependent on successful continuous assessment of the student; there is no final exam. Those students who complete the course and are deemed to have reached the required standard are issued with a certificate.