CPR & AED Training Courses

cpr and aed resuscitation training course

Emergency Resuscitation Training for the Workplace and First Responders

The Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation & Automated External Defibrillation Course is designed to train individuals and company staff that require training in basic life support and automated external defibrillation. Course duration Is 4 hour’s qualification expires after 3 years.

This course provides the necessary skills to manage a patient that is unconscious and not breathing normally until the arrival of the emergency services.

Our course meets the guidelines of the UK and European Resuscitation Councils for Basic Life Support and the use of an AED.

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Initial training course length: 6 Hours

Retraining after 3 years: 6 Hours

Workplace First Aid and Community First Responders.


  • Principles of First Aid
  • Good Practice
  • Sudden Cardiac Arrest
  • Chain Of Survival
  • Emergency Management Procedure
  • Care Cycle™

Essential Skills

  • Scene Safety
  • Scene Survey
  • Exposure Protection

Basic Life Support

  • Primary Survey, Recovery Position & Reassessment
  • CPR Adult (Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation)
  • Alternative Ventilation Procedures
  • Adult Choking

Automated External Defibrillation

  • AED Algorithm
  • Chain of Survival
  • AED Use on Adults
  • Chest Preparation and Electrode Pad Placement
  • Handover to Advanced Care
  • Patient Report Form (PRF)
  • Equipment Checks and Troubleshooting

A maximum of 12 people can attend each course. We work to one instructor per 12 people.

Maximum class size: 24 candidates with two instructors 

Our costs will vary for onsite training dependant on the number of candidates, distance to get to your venue and how many days the course consists of. Please complete the booking form on our website or contact us for a firm quotation.

This qualification lasts for 3 years from date of completion.

A retraining course is required every 3 years to maintain the award.

All of our first aid training courses can be delivered from a suitable room at your premises or from our training centre in Moira, near Swadlincote.

Clients can book on a course using the online booking form via email or telephone, once candidates have been confirmed, ETS will issue an invoice that must be paid 7 working days prior to course commencement see our T&C.

What do our customers think?

At the end of every course, we collect feedback from everyone who attended. We are pleased to have received 4 and 5 star reviews from all of our attendees.

Please visit the Testimonials page to see for yourself.