Learn how to use an automated external defibrillator (AED)
What is an AED?
An automated external defibrillator or AED is a portable electronic device that automatically diagnoses the potentially life threatening cardiac arrhythmias of ventricular fibrillation and ventricular tachycardia in a patient and is able to treat them through defibrillation. AEDs, when used within the first 3-5 minutes of a person suffering a Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA) can dramatically increase a victims chance of survival from currently what is currently less 5% to as much as 70% and higher with a defibrillator.
Anyone can take this AED course to learn more about the use of an AED and the role of defibrillation in cardiac arrest management.
The free AED course is a great way to learn how to use an Automated External Defibrillator (AED).
No booking required. Just come along to the Club on Tuesday at 5.30pm