AED (Automated External Defibrillator) Trainer Training – AED03
Our AED trainer training course is aimed at those who wish to become confident and competent in training others to use an automated external defibrillator (AED).
“Health & Safety at our premises has improved considerably over the past 12-18 months with help and support of Roger and Team at Acorn Safety. Roger has given me the confidence o improve many areas of H&S where we needed procedures etc. I would recommend Acorn. 10/10”
Why do our customers choose us?
With AED’s (Automated External Defibrillator's) becoming every popular in the workplace, schools and community settings, this course is aimed at anyone working or volunteering in an environment where and AED is available for use. In workplaces, AED’s are not mandatory, however, may be provided as part of a first aid needs assessment.
Our courses are delivered by knowledgeable and enthusiastic trainers all of whom hold adult teaching qualifications supported by professional qualifications.
They have gained their hands-on basic life support and defibrillator experience from a variety of different backgrounds over many years including nursing, armed forces, emergency services, Voluntary Aid Societies, as well as other industry sectors before becoming qualified instructors.
Teaching 18,000 delegates a year, Acorn Health & Safety offer training to individuals, groups and entire staff teams we are committed to providing excellent training delivered in a relaxed, yet informative style.
How do we approach AED trainer training?
Our course programme employs a variety of teaching techniques to meet the needs of individual delegates and includes the following:
- Confirmation of current basic life support knowledge and practical skills
- Current legal guidelines on the use of defibrillators
- Introduction to AED’s
- Defibrillation using an AED
- Safety measures
- Instructional techniques for including AED’s within training courses
- Final theory and practical assessments
Trainers employ a wide range of teaching techniques to meet the needs of individual delegates attending courses.
Owing to the practical nature of this course a basic level of general fitness is required. Delegates must be physically able to carry out the procedures detailed in the course outline. Should you have any questions relating to the accessibility of this course please don’t hesitate to contact us.
This course is of 6 hours (one day) duration.
What should you expect from Acorn Health & Safety?
We’ll provide delegates with a variety of printed course materials including workbooks and handouts. On successful completion of this course delegates will receive a printed course certificate.
Post course our team of consultants and trainers are available to answer any questions you might have. You’ll also receive an automatic reminder prior to course expiry.
Our ‘AED trainer course’ is just one of over 60 courses we offer. Acorn Health & Safety provides training and consultancy in first aid, fire safety, food safety, manual handling, healthcare training and health and safety.
We can provide a wide variety of accredited or tailor-made courses, these can be ‘in-house’ or ‘open’ programmes.
Our ‘in-house’ course programmes are the most cost effective option if you’ve a number of staff requiring training, and in many cases can be adapted to include reference to local policy, practice and documentation. These courses can be delivered either at any suitable venue or you can hire our purpose-built training centre located in Warmley, Bristol, whichever is best suited to your needs.
We also run a rolling programme of ‘open courses’ which are particularly suited for individuals, organisations that only have a few delegates or those looking to release small groups of staff at a time.
Please contact us to discuss all of your training needs so we can advise the most suitable and cost effective solution.
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Aimed at businesses and individuals requiring specific training or those with only a few members of staff to train our open courses run regularly throughout the year and cover a variety of different subjects.