ACE UK

Adult Basic Life Support

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Curriculum

About Course

This course consists of five modules
  1. Responsibilities
  2. Primary Survey
  3. Resuscitation
  4. Secondary Survey
  5. Choking

What Will You Learn?

  • Understand basic life support requirements
  • Understand chain of survival
  • Be able to administer safe and effective CPR
  • Be able to assist a choking person
  • Be able to demonstrate post resuscitation procedures

Course Curriculum

INTRODUCTION
Please note some organisations require a course to be completed face to face annually, so please check with the organisation to ensure this course is the correct one for your organisation.

  • Adult Basic Life Support online course

MODULE 1 – RESPONSIBILITIES
General responsibilities that you should adhere to when performing Basic Life Support.

  • Responsibilities
  • Consent
  • Priorities
  • Calling Emergency Services
  • Infection Control
  • First Aid Kits

MODULE 2 – PRIMARY SURVEY
On arrival always carry out an initial assessment of the scene and your casualty (Primary Survey).

  • DR-ABC
  • AIRWAY
  • BREATHING
  • CIRCULATION

MODULE 3 – RESUSCITATION
CPR is an emergency life preserving procedure, combining chest compressions with rescue breaths.

  • Resuscitation
  • Algorithm

MODULE 4 – SECONDARY SURVEY
Once you have done the primary survey and you are happy that your casualty is breathing normally you can move onto the secondary survey, to determine the extent of their injuries or illness.

  • Casualty Assessment
  • Recovery Position

MODULE 5 – CHOKING
Recognition and treatment of choking.

  • Recognition
  • Treatment of choking
  • Back Blows
  • Abdominal Thrusts
  • Algorithm

ASSESSMENT
You must score 80% or higher to pass this module.

  • Basic Life Support Quiz
£10

Material Includes

  • ACE Group World Certificate on successful completion

Requirements

  • Previous attendance at an accredited BLS course.

Audience

  • ACE Group World Members
  • Healthcare Practitioners
  • Lay persons who have previously attended an accredited BLS course