Basic Life Support (CPR)

Department of Health Requirement

The Department of Health require all clinical staff involved with patient care to undertake training in Basic Life Support

The failure of the circulatory system for 3 to 4 minutes can result in irreversible brain damage.

The purpose of Basic Life Support is to maintain adequate ventilation & circulation until the underlying cause of any cardiac arrest can be reversed or controlled.

This course is run by qualified health professionals, with a minimum of 5 years clinical experience & is aimed at all Clinical Staff involved with patient care. It will allow you to attain the necessary skills to carry out basic life support in an Emergency situation

Course syllabus includes:

  • Role of the Resuscitation Council
  • Anatomy & Physiology of Cardiovascular & Respiratory systems
  • Assessment of the Collapsed Patient
  • Management & Treatment of the Unconscious Patient
  • Basic Life Support - CPR (Resuscitation) & Advanced Life Support

Duration of Course: Two hours and thirty minutes

Number of delegates: Min 4 - Max 10 persons per tutor

Cost of course: For details please contact us

Location: Course to be held at the Client’s Site or Workplace

Contact Us:

Cooper Safety Associates
Telephone: 01483 225911
www.coopersafety.co.uk
Email: neil@coopersafety.co.uk