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NUIG Heartsaver CPR AED (1Mb) 9th December 2017 - PM 13:15 - 17:00

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Croí House

Moyola Lane

Newcastle

Galway

Ireland

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This is a mandatory element for completion of NUIG 1Mb.

This internationally-certified, 2-year course equips any healthcare professional working in hospitals or clinical settings with the skills to recognise sudden cardiac arrest in all age groups, activate the appropriate emergency response, and commence CPR in a timely manner with the use of an AED as soon as it becomes available.

This course is practical and is DVD-led with the support of an experienced facilitator in a ratio of 6 students to 1 facilitator. There will be many practice scenarios throughout the course to facilitate learning.

Course content

  • Overview of 2015 AHA guidelines for CPR and ECC science update

  • How to perform cardiopulmonary resuscitation on adults, children and infants as a single rescuer & as part of a team

  • How to manage choking in all age-groups

  • How to use an automated external defibrillator (AED) in adults, children & infants

  • Ventilation skills using a pocket mask and bag valve mask

  • Rescue breathing skills in a community setting


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Croí House

Moyola Lane

Newcastle

Galway

Ireland

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No Refunds

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