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DAN Basic Life Support & Defibrillation

The DAN Basic Life Support & Defibrillation - BLS(D) course trains you to assist an adult victim of Sudden Cardiac Arrest or life-threatening injuries combining BLS techniques with the use of an Automatic External Defibrillator (AED).

The DAN Basic Life Support & Defibrillation - BLS(D) course trains to resuscitate an adult victim of Sudden Cardiac Arrest, in order to prevent anoxic brain damage occurring immediately after the event. In addition to Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR), external bleeding, shock management and First Aid in case of Foreign Body Airway Obstruction, the course also trains to use an AED (Automatic External Defibrillator): an essential device to administer an electric shock able to restart a heart in pulseless ventricular tachycardia or ventricular fibrillation. The DAN BLS(D) course will prepare you to properly react in case of emergency and to perform simple rescue techniques in absolute safety. 

Main objectives
  • Basic anatomy and physiology
  • The chain of survival
  • Basic Life Support (BLS)
  • Scene Safety Assessment (including management of Personal Protective Equipment - PPE)
  • Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
  • Recovery position
  • Foreign Body Airway Obstruction (FBAO)
  • Control of external bleeding
  • Shock Management
  • Use of an Automatic External Defibrillator (AED)

Course duration

A minimum of 5 hours



Certification renewal

Every 24 months but a more frequent update is recommended.

Getting Started

This is one of our specialist course and we run them as custom courses to enrol please book the holding course below making your purchase online through our website.

You will then receive an email asking for some more details to get you registered and also offering some help to get you started with your online materials. We will contact you to arrange more details on logistics of your course, such where to be and when.

If you are unsure simply contact us to discuss this further.

  Course Type   Price    
Basic Life Support & AED £ 150.00