Any minute counts in case of a cardiac arrest. Learn how to provide basic life support (BLS) doing cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and use an automated external defibrillator (AED).
Many jobs in the medical or sport sections do require a valid course certification.
This course is fully accredited by the Swiss League of Samaritan (SSB) and does act upon professional instructions by Swiss Association of Emergency Medical Services (IVR) and Swiss Resuscitation Council (SRC).
Course aims
The participants
know the basic procedure in emergency situations
achieve security in providing resuscitation
distinguish between different cardiovascular circulation emergencies
Preconditions
Good knowledge of course language (English) and willingness to contribute actively during the course. The course must be fully attended to achieve a course certificate.
Key aspects
Basic procedure in emergency situations
Provide first aid while ensuring their own safety
Assessment of a casualty
Unconsciousness
Chain of survival
Resuscitation for adults and children
Use of AED device
Cardiac arrest, heart attack, stroke
Skill training on the basis of case studies
Duration
6 hours
Cost and Course certificate
CHF 185 per person
Included are course material, certificate and registration fees towards third party. Course certificates are valid for two years. A resuscitation refresher course is required after that time to extend the certification for another two years.
Course dates and Registration
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