This course teaches the life saving skill of CPR and knowledge and use of an Automated External Defibrillator. This is a practical course with hands on participation. You are updated on the latest guidelines and given the knowledge behind why CPR and AED'S are important and why we do it.

Topics Covered Include

  • Safety & Barriers
    • Overview of regulations relating to accidents in the workplace
    • Approaching an Accident Scene
    • Scene Safety
    • Scene Assessment & management
    • Barriers
    • Primary Assessment
    • Rescue Breathing - adult / child / infant
    • CPR - adult / child / infant
    • AEDs / Defibrillators
    • Choking - adult / child / infant – Conscious and Unconscious
    • Shock
    • Bleeding 

NZQA Unit Standards

MediTrain is a registered Private Training Establishment (PTE) providing First Aid Training nationwide. Our MediTrain First Aid Courses are recognised by OSH as a Workplace First Aid Course and are accredited by the New Zealand Qualifications Authority and the Ministry of Education.

  • 6402 - Provide resuscitation level 2 (level 1, 1 credit)

  • 25411 - Demonstrate knowledge of and use an Automated External Defibrillator (AED) (1 credit)