This regulated and nationally recognised qualification provides Learners with the knowledge and practical competencies needed to safely perform Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) and use an Automated External Defibrillator (AED).


Intended Audience


The QA Level 2 Award in Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Automated External Defibrillation (QCF) qualification has been designed for those who have a specific responsibility at work, or in voluntary and community activities to provide first aid and/or use an AED in an emergency.


Course Overview


During this half day course, Learners will develop the skills and knowledge needed to administer effective CPR and use an AED when dealing with an emergency situation. Topics covered include: CPR, choking, safe use of an AED, using an AED on a child, AED maintenance and more. 



Key Facts


  • QAN Number: 600/7150/3
  • Ofqual regulated? Yes
  • Number of Units: 1 mandatory unit
  • Guided Learning Hours (GLH): 6
  • Contact Learning Hours (CLH): 4 hours 35 minutes
  • Credit Value: 1
  • Assessment: 3 x Practical assessments, x 1 Theory assessment (Multiple Choice Question Paper) and continuous formative assessment conducted throughout the course.
  • Qualification Valid For: 1 year



£45 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.


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.