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CPR & AED Refresher

CPD & Skills for Care Approved

Formal First Aid Training is not required to perform CPR or use an AED, therefore this course is beneficial to everyone.

Course Description

This online CPR & AED Refresher Training course demonstrates what a person can do to help someone who is in cardiac arrest, including performing CPR and using an AED.

In this CPR and AED refresher training course, we explain what cardiopulmonary resuscitation (or CPR) is and we’ll offer step-by-step demonstrations on how to perform CPR and how to use an an automated external defibrillator (or AED) – as these are two essential and potentially life-saving skills.

By the end of this course, the user should know what to do to help someone who has stopped breathing.

Target Audience

You don’t need formal first aid training to perform CPR or use an AED and everyone can benefit from completing this course.

This online course can be completed in as little as 10 minutes and provides the user with a printable certificate upon completion.


This Online CPR & AED Refresher course is approved by leading industry bodies CPD and Skills for Care.

Online training is flexible, efficient and cost-effective meaning the candidate can progress through the modules at their own pace and in their own time to fit the training in around their work and personal life.

Learning Outcomes

  • Understand what to do if somebody stops breathing
  • Understand the six important points to keep in mind before you attempt CPR
  • Understand why CPR is performed and how to use an AED

Further Progression & Related Courses

Other courses that would be useful for candidates taking this course include:

Course Module Number Module Name Pass % Required
CPR & AED Refresher 1 Before CPR 70%
CPR & AED Refresher 2 Performing CPR 70%
CPR & AED Refresher 3 Using an AED 70%

Recommended System Requirements:

  • Browser: Up to date web browser
  • Video: Up to date video drivers
  • Memory: 1Gb+ RAM
  • Download Speed: Broadband (3Mb+)


10 minutes

(Note: This is based on the amount of video content shown and is rounded off. It does not account in any way for loading time or thinking time on the questions).

Multiple User & Bulk Purchase Discounts Available. Please call for details.

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