Out of Hospital Cardiac Arrests Per Year in UK
Out of 28,000 attempted resuscitations by the EMS in 2013, only 8.6% survived
Every minute without CPR and Defibrillation reduces chances of survival rate by 7 - 10%
Only 20% of cardiac arrest victims are in a ‘shockable’ rhythm when the EMS arrive
12 people under the age of 35 die every week due to sudden cardiac arrest in the UK
Without immediate treatment, 90-95% of Sudden Cardiac Arrests will die.
The current rate of initial bystander CPR in England is reported to be around 43%
Approximately 80% of out of hospital cardiac arrests occur at home, 20% in public places
Defibrillation and CPR within 3-5 min of cardiac arrest results in survival rate increase by 68%
Basic Life Support / CPR and Automated External Defibrillation (AED) Operator
The 90 minute session will cover:
You will receive a Certificate valid for 1 year.
You can choose between a refurbished kit or brand new kit.
Both kits contain:
Designed for people who work, or intend to work in food or drink production. In addition to the fundamentals of food safety, candidates will gain an appreciation of the specific types of hazards, controls and monitoring associated with food manufacture.
Two courses: How to safely move and handle objects, How to safely move and handle people.
A course looking at how to reduce the risk of fires, how to improve candidates actions when a fire occurs and how to use a fire extinguisher (optional). Suitable for candidates over 16 years old.