BLS - Basic Life Support

  • ARC Guidelines relating to the provision of CPR
  • Basic principles and concepts underlying the practice of CPR
  • Priorities of management in a medical emergency
  • The chain of survival
  • Healthcare Policies (Dept of Health)
  • Resuscitation in a medical setting
  • Infection Control Principles
  • Stress management and available support
  • Social and legal issues 
  • Use of an Automated External Defibrillator (AED)