Basic Life Support

Overview

Designed as an introduction to first aid, giving candidates an understanding of incident management  and life support

Maximum of 12 Candidates per class. Over 12 and 2 trainers are required.

BLS = Basic Life Support 3 hours (Attendance Certificate – 1 year refresher)

By the end of the course you should be able to

Recognise and understand a casualties condition and maintain their life whilst awaiting professional support

Who should attend

This course is aimed at community volunteers. School support staff , an introduction for children or adults.

 

This is not a HSE accredited course

Content

  • Primary Survey
  • Secondary Survey
  • Recovery Position
  • CPR