COURSE TITLE: CPR & AED Training
American Heart Association CPR & AED Training – Adults & Children
Choking – Adults & Children
|Aimed at||Health Care Assistants, Activity Co-ordinators & Other Staff|
|Goals of the course||How to do CPR safely & effectively with the use of an AED Machine on Adult/Child. Mouth to mouth & use of Mask for breaths. How to check for breathing and response. How to help and Adult/Child if they are choking. How to call for help, call Emergency Services & Check scene is safe.|
How to Call for Help or Call Emergency Services (999)
Verbalises scene is safe – checks for response (Tap & Shout)
CPR for Adult and Child.
Compressions – Moves clothes out of the way, locates hand placement (lower half of breastbone) 1 or 2 hands for Child. 30 compressions in 18 seconds or less.
Breaths without mask – visible chest rise – compressions started within 10 seconds.
Breaths with Mask – visible chest rise – compressions started within 10 seconds.
Use of AED (turns on immediately after it arrives) Checks for Breathing or only gasping (minimum 5 seconds; maximum 10 seconds)
Choking for Adults
Choking for Child
|Certification||American Heart Association 2 Years|
QQI Level 6 Training Delivery & Evaluation
Heartsaver® Instructor American Heart Association ID: 1147706
Irish Heart Foundation / Pre-Hospital Emergency Care Council (PHECC)
CFR Instructor ID: GG 075283
|Duration||3 - 4 Hours.|
|Price||JOYMAC Training Costs|