BLS /Basic Life Support/ Course and AED /Automated
External Defibrillation/ is a certified course of
European Resuscitation Council /ERC/ and Polish
Aims of course:
of pre-medical rescuers in range of basic life support
and external automated defibrillators service.
Addressees of course:
The course is directed to persons without medical
Program of course:
before the course: each participant is given handbooks
for the course /at least one week before the course/
with command of familiarization with its content.
course lasts two days. One-day training is also possible
– BLS-AED only without instructor course. First day,
divided into two parts, is devoted to basic life support
- injured recognition in state of the life threat,
artificial ventilation (facial mask use, facial scarf),
chest pressing, algorithm of action in case of presence
of foreign body in airways, the recovery position /4
hours of exercises/ and automated external defibrillator
service with elements of BLS /4 hours of exercises /.
Each of mentioned parts begins with a lecture and
finishes with a credit. Presented contents are in
concordance with the actual guidelines of ERC. Training
is led by instructors of Polish Resuscitation Council.
Standard training expects the exercises in groups of 6
persons falling on one instructor. The second day is
Instructor Course. An approached subject matter on the
course is adults training techniques. Elements of the
lectures, exercises, educational shows and examining are
presented on lectures and during the practical
exercises. After two days of the course a decision about
persons who, in concordance with standards worked out by
ERC, fulfil the criteria of „Instructor Trainer”,
is made. Such persons after caring out at least two
courses under supervision of two older instructors
become the independent instructors. Number of
participants on the course is maximum 30 persons /5
groups for 6 persons/.
Is made on the basis of filled during a
continuous evaluation on the course. After positive
finish of the course, the participant obtains a
certificate of Polish and European Resuscitation Council
valid two years. After this period a recertification
course should be made.
Polish Resuscitation Council begins
organizing the basic life support (BLS) courses.
The subject matter of the course will include also
training on automated external defibrillation (AED).
We invite on BLS-AED courses in the
CERTIFICATES OF POLISH RESUSCITATION COUNCIL
We warmly invite