B L S & AED (Level 2 Award QCF): Duration Half Day


B L S & AED (Level 2 Award QCF): Duration Half Day



This regulated and nationally recognised qualification provides Learners with
the opportunity to develop their skills and knowledge in “Basic Life Support & Automated External Defibrillator (AED)” in emergency situations.

Intended Audience:

The Level 2 Award in Basic Life Support and Safe Use of an Automated External Defibrillator (RQF) qualification has been designed for those who have a specific interest or responsibility at work, or in voluntary and community activities to provide basic life support 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.

Assessment Methods:

3 x Practical assessments and continuous formative assessment conductedthroughout the course.

Refeshments provided during the course (tea, coffee, water).

Attendees should wear comfortable casual clothing.

On succesful completion a certificate is issued by the awarding body which is valid for 3 years. Annual CPD is reccomended during this 3 year accreditation period.


Additional information

Course Dates

Cheltenham 11th May 2018, Cheltenham 7th May 2018, Cheltenham 9th May 2018