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Basic Life Support - Certified by CPD

In an emergency, knowledge and confidence can be lifesaving! In this online course you will learn the fundamental lifesaving skills for adults and children, as well as how to respond effectively to cardiac emergencies and provide emergency care.

See below for further information.

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In this four-module online course, you’ll gain the knowledge and confidence to act in critical situations. You’ll explore CPR techniques for adults and children, learn the role of an automated defibrillator (AED) in cardiac emergencies, and understand how to handle choking incidents for all ages. By practicing these skills and developing composure under pressure, you’ll be prepared to assist anyone in need.

The four modules contained in this course are:

  • Adult Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
  • Child and Infant Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
  • Using an Automatic External Defibrillator (AED)
  • Choking
Target Audience

This course is aimed at any professional who provides care to patients or individuals needing support. This includes all professionals working in health, education and social care. This course is also suitable for parents, carers, family members, people working in the sports and leisure industry, police officers, fire fighters, traffic wardens, taxi drivers, lifeguards – in fact anyone who may find themselves in a position to help save a life.

A CPD Certified Course

This online course has reached the required Continuing Professional Development (CPD) standards and benchmarks, and the learning values have been scrutinised to ensure integrity and quality by the CPD Certification Service.


Learning objectives

At the end of the course you will be able to:

  • Understand the fundamental lifesaving skills for adults and children
  • Respond effectively to cardiac emergencies
  • Understand the role and function of a defibrillator
  • Recognise and manage choking incidents in all ages
  • Demonstrate competence and composure when providing emergency care

Entry requirements

There are no entry requirements.

Course assessment and certification

On successful completion of the final assessment a downloadable certificate is immediately available from your Online Training Academy Dashboard.

Additional information

Accreditation/Endorsements: Continuing Professional Development Accreditation Service (CPD)

Audio: Yes

Available for immediate enrolment: Yes

Completion Criteria: Pass Final Test, Visit All Pages

Course Duration in Minutes: 60

Course Publisher: Me Learning

Language: English

Level: Professional Development

Suitable Devices: PC

Video: Yes

After placing your order online you will receive the following emails:
• Purchase Receipt Email
• Account Confirmation Email
• Online Training Academy Invitation Email

The subject line of your Invitation Email will read:
Thank you for your eLearning Marketplace purchase. You are invited to join The Online Training Academy learning portal.
Click on the link in the email to open the Online Training Academy sign in page and use your email address as your Username and use the Password that you setup during the checkout process. Your Online Training Academy dashboard will now be displayed and you will see the course you have purchased.

You will be able to access the course for 12 months.

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