Defibrillator Awareness

Defibrillator Awareness

This course is for any person or organisation in the UK that:

Doesn’t have a defibrillator within a minute’s reach. 

Doesn’t know how to operate a defibrillator in the event of someone going into cardiac arrest. 

What does the course cover?

  • The importance of defibrillators
  • Deciding which defibrillator is right for you
  • How to use a defibrillator
  • How to service a defibrillator

Training Outcomes

  • Know exactly what a defibrillator is.
  • Learn how to use a defibrillator
  • Know the costs involved with a defibrillator


  • What is a Defibrillator?
  • Do I need an AED machine?
  • Which AED is right for my business?
  • How to use a defibrillator
  • How much does it cost for a Defibrillator machine?
  • What3Words app

Test & Certification

At the end of the Defibrillator Awareness Training Course, you will be given a 10-question, multiple-choice test. The required pass rate is 80%. You will be able to download and print a digital certificate on completion of the course. This certificate is valid for three years.


Main Course: Approximately 25 minutes (excluding time taken for the final exams)