This qualification has been developed specifically for those who wish to become an emergency first-aider and use a defibrillator. This international qualification would be typically delivered to learners through a 1-day training course (8 hours). Topics covered include basic emergency first aid, major bleed control, cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR), the use of automated external defibrillators and managing a choking casualty.
The HABC Level 2 International Award in Emergency First Aid, Defibrillation and CPR has been developed by HABC, the UK and Middle East’s leading supplier of safety and compliance-based qualifications.
This qualification has been developed for those who wish to become an Emergency First Aider and use a defibrillator.
Learners gaining this qualification will know basic emergency first-aid procedures and will be able to use a defibrillator correctly. The topics covered will help to maintain good practice in the safe, prompt, and effective emergency first-aid treatment of individuals.
Progression and further learning routes include:
- HABC Level 2 International Award in Paediatric First Aid;
- HABC Level 2 International Award in Paediatric First Aid and Managing Illness & Injury; and
- HABC Level 3 International Award in First Aid at Work.