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Automated External Defibrillation Certificate Refresher Course (AEDR)


Course Objective:

This course aims at refreshing the Automated External Defibrillation (AED) knowledge and skills for those who have been trained and qualified on it.


Course Content:

  • Theory refreshing
  • Practice operational procedures of Automated External Defibrillator


Course Duration: 3 hours


Class Size: 6 to 8 candidates per class


Entry Requirement: Holder of AED Certificate issued by either one of the recognized authorities listed below:
(Accept application with copy of certificate which expired within 6 months on course commencement date)

  • Hong Kong Red Cross
  • Hong Kong Auxiliary Medical Services
  • Hong Kong St. John Ambulance
  • Scout Association of Hong Kong
  • A&E Training Centre, Hospital Authority
  • Any training bodies of American Heart Association
  • Any training bodies of National Safety Council
  • 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

$200 per head

$200 per head

(Minimum 6 persons)


$250 per head

$250 per head

(Minimum 6 persons)


Examination Contents:

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



  • Candidate 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.
  • Candidate with practical exam failed can take the re-examination instantly for free.



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.



Hong Kong Red Cross reserves all rights to make alternation on the above terms and acceptance of student enrollment.