Person Centred


Course description

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.
Learning outcomes

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

Garry McWade

QQI Level 6 Training Delivery & Evaluation

Certificate: F070297038865F                                                                                                             

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

Course Materials
  1. Course conducted with AHA Interactive Video + Skills Test Sheet.
  2. Feed Back Form.
  3. Frequently Asked Questions (AED).
  4. Frequently Asked Questions (Chest Compressions Only CPR)