Cardiac First Response (CFR) Community

This course is designed by the Pre-Hospital Care Council to provide a basic level of training to administer Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR), use an Automated External Defibrillator (AED), treat a choking patient, deal with a heart attack and stroke patient. Anyone who has a AED in there place of business or in their own community should take part in this course. A Cardiac First Responder plays a vital role in keeping a person alive until they can receive expert clinical care.

  • Course Duration 3.5-4 hours
  • Course Content
  • Patient Assessment
  • Adult CPR
  • Child CPR
  • Infant CPR
  • Use of Face Mask Barrier Devices
  • Automated External Defibrillator - AED
  • Recovery (safe airway) Position
  • Adult Choking - Conscious and Unconscious
  • Child Choking - Conscious and Unconscious
  • Infant Choking - Conscious and Unconscious
  • Airway Obstruction Adult, Child and Infant
  • Aspirin Administration for Heart Attack
  • Stroke
  • Skills Group Practice

On completion of this course participants will receive a certificate  which has to be renewed every 2 years.