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AED Defibrillator Training,
Industry Approved Course

General Course Content Overview:

Below are just some of the topics covered on this course:

  • Chain of Survival (Adults, Children, Infants)

  • The 4 major life threats: Heart Attack, Stroke, Cardiac Arrest, Foreign Body Airway obstruction

  • A.E.D. (Automated External Defibrillator) use

  • Aspirin


This course meets the criteria of National Irish Standards.


Course Aims & Objectives:

On of this course candidates will be equipped with skills to

  • Recognise the signs andsymptoms of a Cardiac Arrest, Foreign Body Airway Obstruction, Stoke and Heart Attack.

  • Competent in the operation of an AED, Adult, Child and Infant CPR as well as well as the First Aidtreatment of Stroke and Heart Attack Patients.

  • This course includes the administration of Aspirin

  • CISM Critical Incident Stress Management

  • ACR’s & PCRs


Training Methods & Duration

  • Both theoretical and practical learning is included in this course to ensure student. participation and feedback as part of developing strong knowledge of practical skills.

  • Educational DVDs will be used to facilitate course learning.

  • The course will last approximately 4 hours.


Who Should Attend

Anyone who wants to learn how to how to operate an AED and how to provide effective CPR.


Assessment & Certification

Skills demonstration will form assessment.

People who successfully pass the course will receive a Cardiac First Response Certificate with a validity of 2 years. Completion of a refresher course is necessary after 2 years has elapsed in order to ensure continuous certification.Completion of a refresher course is necessary after 2 years has elapsed in order to ensure continuous certification.


Irish Health & Safety Solutions partners with EMTS Training Solutions, Clonmel, Co. Tipperary  in delivering Cardiac First Response Courses, First Aid Responder Courses and First Aid Responder Re-fresher courses. 

On successful completion of your chosen course your certificate will be provide by EMTS Training Solutionswho are an approved training institute under thePre-Hospital Emergency Care Council.


Course Duration: 4 hours.

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