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Automated External Defibrillation Certificate Course (AED)

 

Course Objective:

This course aims to participants the basic theory of Automated External Defibrillation and the operation of Automated External Defibrillator (AED). Apart from theory, the course offers adequate practices.

 

Course Contents:

  • Anatomy and physiology of the heart
  • Rhythms in cardiac arrest
  • Theory of Automated External Defibrillation
  • Automated External Defibrillator
  • Operational procedures of Automated External Defibrillator
  • Safety and maintenance of Automated External Defibrillator


Course Duration: 4 hours

 

Class Size: 6 to 8 candidates per class

 

Entry Requirement: Aged 15 or above and holder of either one of the below valid certificates:

(Accept application with copy of certificate which is still valid on course commencement date)

  • Hong Kong Red Cross Standard First Aid Certificate (SFA) , Adult Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation Certificate (ACPR), Integrated Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation Certificate (TCPR)
  • Hong Kong Auxiliary Medical Services First Aid Certificate, Disaster Medical Assistant Certificate
  • Hong Kong St. John Ambulance Association Adult First Aid Certificate
  • Hong Kong Civil Aid Service First Aid Certificate
  • Hong Kong Maritime Services Training Institute Elementary First Aid and Proficiency in Medical First Aid (Combined) Certificate
  • Hong Kong Occupational Safety and Health Council Certificate of Competence in First Aid
  • Hong Kong Fire Services Department Ambulance Officer Initial Training Course Certificate,Ambulance Officer Foundation Training Course Certificate, Ambulanceman / Ambulancewoman Initial Training Course Certificate, Ambulanceman / Ambulancewoman Foundation Training Course Certificate, Basic Ambulance Aid Certificate, Advanced Ambulance Aid Training at First Responder Level for Firefighters Certificate
  • AHA Certificate issued by any training bodies of American Heart Association

 

Instructor: Automated External Defibrillation Instructor of Hong Kong Red Cross

 

Medium of Instruction: English, Cantonese or Putonghua

 

Course Fee: Included AED course manual with DVD, 1 practical use face shield, examination fee and certificate cost

 

Individual Application

Group Application

Cantonese or Putonghua

$400 $300 per head

(Special price offer, include certificate)

$400 $300 per head

(Special price offer, include certificate)

Minimum 6 persons

English

$450 $350 per head

(Special price offer, include certificate)

$450 $350 per head

(Special price offer, include certificate)

Minimum 6 persons

 

Examination Contents:

1. Written examination -  25 Multiple Choice Questions (complete within 25 minutes)
2. Practical examination -  Automated External Defibrillation (AED)

 

Re-examination:

  • Candidates with written exam failed can apply for re-examination REA once within 6 months from the date of first examination with a fee of $150.
  • Candidates with practical exam failed can take re-examination once instantly for free.

 

Certificate:

Students should fulfill the following criteria in order to get the Automated External Defibrillation Certificate with 3 years validity. 

  • Eligible to attend the examinations with 100% attendance
  • Pass in both written and practical examinations

 

Training Venue

We could provide training at client’s premises; clients can also rent our premises for training by paying extra charge. 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.