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Adult & Child Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation & Automated External Defibrillation Certificate Course (ACCA)


Course Objective:

This course covers the knowledge and skills of Adult and Child Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR), Automated External Defibrillation (AED) and choking management.


Course Contents:

  • Brief introduction of the function and structure of heart and lung
  • Anatomy and physiology of heart and lung
  • Introduction of heart diseases and prevention
  • Knowledge and skills of adult and child CPR
  • Knowledge and skills of adult and child choking management
  • Rhythms in cardiac arrest
  • Theory for Automated External Defibrillation
  • Automated External Defibrillator
  • Operational procedures of Automated External Defibrillator
  • Safety and maintenance of Automated External Defibrillator

Course Duration: 7 hours


Class Size: 6 to 8 candidates per class


Entry Requirement: Aged 15 or above


Medium of Instruction: Cantonese, Putonghua or English


Instructor: Automated External Defibrillation Instructor of Hong Kong Red Cross


Course Fee: Including CPR & AED course manual with video, examination fee and certificate

Medium of Instruction

Individual Application

Group Application

Cantonese or Putonghua

HK$665 per head

HK$665 per head

(Minimum charge 6 persons)


HK$798 per head

HK$798 per head

(Minimum charge 6 persons)


Examination Contents:

1. Written examination

-  25 Multiple Choice Questions(complete within 25 minutes, passing score is 18 correct answers)

2. Practical examination

-  Adult Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (ACPR)

-  Child Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CCPR)

-  Automated External Defibrillation (AED)



Students should fulfill the following criteria in order to get the Adult Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation Certificate, Child Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation Certificate and Automated External Defibrillation Certificate with 3 years validity.
  • Eligible to attend the examinations with 100% attendance
  • Pass in both written and practical examinations



  • Candidates who failed the written examination can apply for re-examination (REA) once. A fee of HK$150 will be charged. All re-examination should be taken within 6 months from the date of first examination.
  • Candidates who failed the practical examination of AED can re-take their examination once on-site for free.

Training Venue:

We could provide training at client’s premises; clients can also rent our premises for training. Please contact our staff for details.
*Remarks - Hong Kong Red Cross reserves all rights to make alternation on the above terms and acceptance of student enrollment.