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Highfield Level 2 Award In Basic Life Support and Safe Use of an Automated External Defibrillator (RQF)


Who is this qualification for?

This qualification is aimed at individuals wishing to take further training or to develop their knowledge and skills in this basic life support. It is recommended for first-aiders in the workplace and is also suitable for schoolchildren, as recommended by The Resuscitation Council (UK).

How long will it take?

To complete this qualification learners should expect to undertake approximately 5 hours of learning, with a minimum contact time of 4 hours. 

Topics covered

These include how to manage an unresponsive casualty who is breathing normally, how to manage an unresponsive casualty who is not breathing normally, and safe use an automated external defibrillator.

Assessment method

This qualification can be assessed by a practical demonstration and written/oral questioning.

Qualification specification

A full qualification specification is available for approved centres in the Download Area

Invaluable support for your learners

Highfield Products provides some fantastic training materials that we think your learners will love when taking this qualification. Simply visit BLS and AED training materials for full information.