This regulated and nationally recognised qualification provides Learners with the opportunity to develop their skills and knowledge in basic life support and Automated External Defibrillator (AED) usage in emergency situations.

 

Intended Audience

 

The QA Level 2 Award in Basic Life Support and Safe Use of an Automated External Defibrillator (QCF) qualification has been designed for those who have a specific interest or responsibility at work, or in voluntary and community activities to provide BLS when dealing with an emergency situation which may involve using an AED.

 

Course Overview

 

Over a half day period, Learners will develop the knowledge and practical competencies needed to deal with a range of first aid situations and safely use an Automated External Defibrillator (AED). Topics covered include: managing an unresponsive casualty, CPR, using an AED on both adults and children, combining AED use with CPR and more.

 

This qualification can be delivered as a standalone course (minimum of 3 hours 40 minutes) or as a 'bolt on' (1.5 hours excluding breaks) to other first aid qualifications that share the same assessment criteria. For further information on adding a 'bolt on' to your first aid qualifications, please contact us on 0800 999 2447 and we will be happy to help.

 

 

Key Facts

 

  • QAN Number: 601/5378/7
  • Ofqual regulated? Yes
  • Number of Units: 1 mandatory unit
  • Guided Learning Hours (GLH): 5
  • Contact Learning Hours (CLH): 3hrs 40mins minimum
  • Credit Value: 1
  • Assessment: 3 x Practical assessments and continuous formative assessment conducted throughout the course.
  • Qualification Valid For: 1 year

Prices

£40 per person. (Includes all registration fees and learning materials such as books)

How to book

To book, please call us on 0800 999 2447 to secure a place on our next course at one of our training centres.

Corporate bookings where we come to you can be arranged, please call us to discuss your requirements.

About Us

Based in Hastings, East Sussex, Phoenix Medical Services provides a range of services across the United Kingdom. Each of our services is bespoke and tailored to fit your event and your individual needs. Whether you require event first aid cover, patient transfer, secure patient transfer, care-line services, training or more, we're only one call away.

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What We Do

Customer Service is at the forefront of our business. All our staff receive a full company induction and are selected for their ability to not only do an efficient job but also to provide excellent customer service. Our staff are highly trained with skills ranging from First Aid at Work all the way through to Paramedics and Doctors.

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