BCLS + AED Provider Course (Public Access Defibrillator)

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  • Course Description
  • Notice: From January 2019, the Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) course / Automated External Defibrillator (AED) course will be replaced by the BCLS + AED Provider Course (Public Access Defibrillator) as according to the guidelines provided by Singapore Resuscitation and First Aid Council (SRFAC). 

    The BCLS+AED Provider Course (Public Access Defibrillator) combines both elements of Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) and Automated External Defibrillator (AED) into one complete course.

  • Course Objective
  • At the end of the course, participants will be able to:

    • • Understand cardiac arrest
    • • Understand the rescuer’s role in the chain of survival
    • • Demonstrate competency in providing Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
    • • Perform CPR and operate AED competently, confidently and safely
    • • Recognize and manage Foreign Body Airway Obstruction (FBAO)
  • Course Structure
  • Duration: 1 day (7 hours)

  • Course Outline
    • •  Cardiac Arrest
    • •  Chain of Survival
    • •  Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR): Adult, Child and Infant
    • •  The Importance of Early CPR
    • •  The Recovery Position
    • •  Automated External Defibrillator (AED): Public Access Defibrillator
    • •  The Importance of Early defibrillation
    • •  Post-Incident Procedures
    • •  Child and Infant Defibrillation
    • •  Foreign Body Airway Obstruction (FBAO): Adult, Child and Infant
  • Who Should Attend
  • Open to all healthcare providers and members of the public who are interested in saving human lives.

  • Course Assessment
  • • Theory (multiple choice questions)

    • Practical tests (scenario-based)

  • Certificate Awarded
  • A BCLS+AED Provider Certificate will be awarded by Parkway College (valid for 2 years)

    *Accredited by The Singapore Resuscitation and First Aid Council (SRFAC)

  • Course Fee
  • Per participant: S$160.50

     

    Notes:
    1. 1. Fees are inclusive of prevailing Government Goods & Services Tax.
    2. 2. Parkway College reserves the right to postpone or cancel the courses if minimum enrolment is not met.

     

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