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.
Attention: You must be logged in to access the course material. If you don’t have an account then please register
|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.
This is very interesting
Great! Glad you enjoyed our free defibrillator training 😀
I have completed the AED cource but unable to down load certificate,need help, or must I complete all ie(CPR<BLS etc.? Floyd
In order to download your certificate you need to make sure you have marked all the units as ‘completed’. They should all appear with a green tick next to them on the course homepage.
You can find out more on our help pages: https://www.firstaidforfree.com/help-faq/
Once you’ve marked all the units as completed you will be emailed a link to download your certificate. Please note this email may take a couple of minutes to arrive. If you do not receive an email then please check your ‘spam’ or ‘junk’ box.
John & the firstaidforfree.com team
This was interesting but now I downloaded my certificate but it can’t open I use android smartphone
Our certificate comes in PDF format so should open on most modern smartphones. I suggest you try opening your certificate using a computer. If you continue to experience problems then please get in touch!
Am really enjoying myself here. As an health carer. But pls introduce pharmacology courses
very well laid out questions good the videos are really informative just done this as a refresher.
Thanks! Glad you enjoyed our AED training course 🙂
good course.understanding very well with the help of videos.Thank u..
No problem! 🙂 Glad you enjoyed our free AED training course. We find videos are a great way to demonstrate real life examples of AEDs saving lives
Unable to download my certificate I have tried everything!!!!!!!!
Take a look at our help pages 🙂 They provide lots of information and troubleshooting help. If you are still experiencing problems then please use our contact form to get in touch with a member of our support team.
hi john, i have all my other certificates cant find or work out how to download AOD- defibulitor. i have passed but cannot find my certificate anywhere, can u please organise another for me and email to my email :kimapted1[email protected] I look forward to hearing from you soon kim apted.
Thank you for providing this great opportunity to learn. Thanks a bunch, John
This is great,
So much to know, interesting and useful.
Much appreciated John.
Thank you online courses CPR…im so glad many certificate
Im fenish studying online program first AID FREE.
No problem, we’re glad you’ve enjoyed our free online first aid courses! 😀
John & the team
Hi I’m trying to find my certificate number but it’s not in thevery downloaded certificate of completion.
IS there no certificate for the ADE class? All my units are checked and complete but no box comes up to print the certificate. I also checked the help section and it doesn’t help with this particular question.
Your certificate should have been emailed to your email address. Has this arrived yet? Try checking your spam/junk folders as sometimes our emails end up there
Remember that thera are two situation where dont DEA work asistolia and AEP be ware
thanks a lot sir john ive got 4 succesfully certificate in ur free online cors aider..more power and God bless
I did both the basic and advanced First Aid courses, and really enjoyed them. I recently got a leg injury while hiking, and if it weren’t for a first aid kit, I don’t know what I would have done. Thanks a lot!
This is Cool. I finished my first attempt in “FIRST AID” first aid and CPR training with certificates.
And I claim my FIRST CERTIFICATE. I Also Pursue my Study here in Online Training This will Help Me / US. To know more about the SAFETY FIRST . So what are you waiting for? \m/
I Study in Online internet even though you are Self Studying well it’s Fine (^_^) Thankie.
I am a Personal Trainer, Group Exercise Instructor and Sports Massage Therapist. I need to have my first Aid Certificate to be able to work professionally.
I am moving to Boston (MA) and wanted to know if the online certificateI have completed would be valid in the US?
Thanks in advance,
Dr. John Furst
I’m very grateful and thanking you for this great opportunity.
Hi there, no problem we’re glad you’ve found our AED training useful. Everyone should have the skills and confidence to use an emergency defibrillator!
this was really cool learned a lot of stuff i didnt know
Great stuff! 😀
All thanks to Dr John Furst and the entire First Aid for Free team, I have completed three courses already, this will be the fourth…. thanks a million times
Loving all the courses! Do they carry cpd points??
We’re glad you have enjoyed our free first aid courses. Unfortunately, our courses are not accredited. We would advise attending a practical first aid course in your local area.
John & team
This a very informative and useful link for learning First aid at home without attending regular classes. I completed all these courses and really enjoyed and learnt a lot. Being HSE Professional, I will recommend everybody to go through these courses at free times as these courses will further boost your knowledge and can help save someones life.
Best Wishes !
How do I renew this course to update my certificate
Send us a message via our contact form and we can reset your account for you.
John & team
this brought the light into the life of the savior thank you dear man THANK YOU
I needed to review for my exam and this really helped ….the information is straightforward and when compare to me AHA student guide book the information is the same
These courses are so useful. Thank you! Really clear information. Everyone should learn this. I’ll share the link to my family and friends and spread the word.
I found some. VERY interesting and subtle changes in this course. While your disclaimer points out these courses are no substitute for practical programs, I found the material invaluable nonetheless. Thanks so much!