Award In Basic Life Support and Safe Use of an Automated External Defibrillator Level 2
✓ Fully Accredited HABC Course
✓ Includes courseware, equipment and exams
✓ Taught by Certified Trainers
The Level 2 First Aid qualification is aimed at individuals wishing to take further training or to develop their knowledge and skills in this basic life support. It is recommended for first-aiders in the workplace and is also suitable for schoolchildren, as recommended by The Resuscitation Council (UK).
The objective of this qualification is to allow learners to develop their knowledge and skills in basic life support to meet the needs of their role in work, or another setting, and allows progression into further first aid training.
It is recommended for first-aiders in the workplace environment who have access to a defibrillator. Learners gaining this qualification will know that cardiopulmonary resuscitation and automated external defibrillation form an essential part of the chain of survival.
The topics covered are regarded by Skills for Health as being important in maintaining good practice in the safe, prompt and effective administration of cardiopulmonary resuscitation and automated external defibrillation.
The qualification means learners should be able to safely and effectively use an automated external defibrillation machine. In line with industry guidance, after 3 years it is recommended that they sit the course again.
This qualification can be assessed by a practical demonstration and written/oral questioning.
After completing this course, students will be able to:
- Manage an unresponsive casualty who is breathing normally.
- Manage an unresponsive casualty who is not breathing normally.
- Safely use an automated external defibrillator.
The following will be included in this First Aid training course:
- Course equipment (if applicable)
- Certified Instructor
Dates and Prices for Award In Basic Life Support and Safe Use of an Automated External Defibrillator Level 2
We currently have no public classroom courses scheduled, but would be more than happy to run this course for you. Please contact us using the form below and we will get back to you with some dates and prices.
Frequently Asked Questions
What time does the Level 2 First Aid course start and finish each day?
On each day of the course the training starts at 9:15am and finishes by 5:00pm.
Our registered office and postal address is 50 Commercial Road, Newport, Gwent, NP20 2PE
All quoted prices are exclusive of VAT for consumers who pay no VAT or can recover VAT. The current rate of VAT is 20% for consumers that are required to pay VAT.
All course bookings are subject to availability.