The Level 2 Award in CPR/AED (QCF) is regulated by Ofqual and accredited through the Awarding Organisation Training Qualifications UK (TQUK).
The qualification is suitable for anyone wishing to develop their skills, knowledge and understanding of CPR and AED.
Duration of the qualification
The qualification has a maximum duration of six hours. This includes delivery and assessment activities.
Content of the Qualification
The qualification covers the role that Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Automated External Defibrillation play in the chain of survival. Learners will be taught the importance of maintaining good practice in the safe, prompt and effective administration of cardiopulmonary resuscitation and automated external defibrillation.
Qualification Assessment Activities
The qualification is assessed using a range of interesting assessment methods including practical demonstrations by learners, such as how to give CPR, question and answer sessions with the trainer and written work within an answer booklet.
Completion of the Qualification
Learners receive a recognised Level 2 Award from TQUK.
As well as receiving an accredited certificate, all learners are given a free, sixty colour page CPR/AED Manual containing simple, easy to follow explanations of CPR and AED, in line with current First-Aid protocols.
Learners also receive a CPR/AED I.D. card to show their accreditation in CPR/AED.