QA Level 2 Award in Basic Life Support for Adults and Children (RQF)

  1/2 Day course    Certificate valid for 1 year  Ofqual regulated

Course OverviewWhat's CoveredFurther Information
  • Would you know what to do in an emergency?
  • The QA Level 2 Award in Basic Life Support for Adults and Children (RQF) is a regulated and nationally recognised qualification designed to equip candidates with the essential skills needed to administer safe, prompt and effective basic life support in an emergency situation.
  • It is the perfect qualification for those who have a specific responsibility at work, or in voluntary and community activities to provide basic life support for adults and children.
  • It is also ideal for qualified first aiders who are looking to refresh their knowledge and practise the latest basic life support techniques.
  • Assessing an incident
  • Managing an unresponsive casualty who is not breathing normally:
    • Recognising when to commence CPR and defibrillation
    • Adult CPR and defibrillation
    • Child CPR and defibrillation
    • Infant CPR and defibrillation
  • Managing an unresponsive casualty who is breathing normally:
    • Assessing levels of consciousness
    • Opening the airways
    • Checking breathing
    • Recovery Position
  • Managing choking
    •  Recognising the signs of choking
    • Choking treatment for adults, children and infants