Anyone can take this course to learn more about the use of an AED and the role of defibrillation in cardiac arrest management.
We strongly recommend you have completed our basic online first aid course before starting this course
Simply work your way through the online AED course modules below. You will need to create a profile (register) and login if you haven’t already done so.
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Here are the modules for our online Automated External Defibrillator (AED) course. This course provides an overview of defibrillation and the usage of an AED. Please remember to mark all the modules as completed, you will receive a certificate upon completion of this course.
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|Module 1||Introduction to defibrillation|
|A basic introduction to defibrillation and its role in cardiac arrest|
|Unit 1||Introduction to this course|
|Unit 2||Cardiac arrest|
|Unit 3||What is defibrillation?|
|Unit 4||The chain of survival|
|Unit 5||Quiz: introduction to defibrillation|
|Module 2||How to use an Automated External Defibrillator|
|How to use an Automated External Defibrillator|
|Unit 1||Overview of an AED|
|Unit 2||Safety considerations|
|Unit 3||Using an AED|
|Unit 4||Post resuscitation care|
|Unit 5||Quiz: how to use an AED|
|Module 3||Real life examples|
|Real life examples|
|Unit 1||Example 1|
|Unit 2||Example 2|
Please remember to mark all the modules as completed otherwise you will not be able to download your advanced first aid certificate. Modules marked as completed will have a green tick next to them above. If you experience any problems please visit our help pages.