Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) + AED

SGD $138.00
(Inclusive GST)
This course is accredited by SRFAC and aims to provide participants with knowledge & techniques to recognise and mitigate cardiac arrest and choking in adults and infants. This course will also provide you with the knowledge and skills on how to use an Automated External Defibrillator (AED) on an adult casualty.

Eligible for Claim

15 Sep 2021 - 16 Apr 2023

Training Grant

TGS-2021008478

Training Duration

1 Day (8 hours)

Mode of Training

In-Classroom

Course Language

English

You should attend if you are:

  • Parents who are keen on learning infant and children resuscitation 
  • Healthcare Professionals 
  • Individual who are interested to become BCLS + AED Instructor

The Basic Cardiac Life Support + AED  (BCLS + AED) course is a mandatory training course for BCLS + AED instructors-trainers. They have to attain the BCLS + AED certificate before they are eligible for instructor-trainer.

  • Able to speak, read and understand English effectively as our courses are conducted in English.
  • No history of underlying medical heart and lung conditions
  • Physically fit with no pre existing medical conditions such as knee, spinal or joints injury.
  • Pregnant ladies are discouraged from undertaking the CPR practice due to safety reasons.

This course aims to provide  relevant knowledge and skills on CPR and relief of relief of foreign body airway obstruction in a conscious and unconscious infant and adult casualties. This course will also provide you with the knowledge and skills on how to use an Automated External Defibrillator (AED) on an adult casualty. 

  • Recognizing and managing heart attack
  • Understanding the chain of survival 
  • Performing cardiopulmonary resuscitation on an adult victim 
  • Performing cardiopulmonary resuscitation on an infant victim 
  • Use of automated external defibrillator on an adult victim 
  • Recognizing and managing an adult choking victim 
  • Recognizing and managing an infant victim

Content

  • Adult Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation 
  • Adult Relief of Foreign Body Airway Obstruction 
  • Child Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
  • Child Relief of Foreign Body Airway Obstruction 
  • Infant Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
  • Infant Relief of Foreign Body Airway Obstruction 
  • Application of Automated External Defibrillator (AED)

Training Location

Rehau Building 1
King George’s Avenue
#04-00 S(208557)

Course Assessments

Each learner will be assessed based on their competencies in 2 key components: theory and practice.

THEORY ASSESSMENTS​

(2 attempts allowed)

This assessment is a multiple choice questions. The questions are broken down into: BCLS 
AED

Practical Assessments

(3 attempts allowed)

For practical assessment, learners will undergo scenario-based tests. This is to ensure that they are able to carry out the necessary first-aid steps across multiple medical emergency scenarios.

In order to pass the practical assessment, 100% score is required.

ATTENDANCE​

100% course attendance is required to be eligible for assessment.

Certification

Upon completing the basic cardiac life support + aed course, learners will be awarded with a certificate to recognise their competencies

Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) + AED Certificate

This course is accredited by the Singapore Resuscitation and First Aid Council (SRFAC) and Sports SG. The certification is valid for 2 years. Results will be released on the day of training or after 2 working days after the course ends. A pass (credit card size) of achievement will be issued to all participants after the release of the results.

Accreditation

Singapore Resuscitation and First Aid Council

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FAQs

The re-assessment fee of $40 applies for trainees who fail their 2nd attempt of the theory assessment

Learners who fail in the practical assessment will have to retake both the theory and practical assessments.
The Basic Cardiac Life Support + AED  (BCLS + AED) course is a mandatory training course for BCLS + AED instructors-trainers. They have to attain the BCLS + AED certificate before they are eligible for instructor-trainer.
According to SRFAC, the class size will be capped at 16 learners per class. Whereas for practical sessions involving CPR and AED topics, the Instructor-to-Manikin-to-Learner ratio is 1:1:4.
The certificate is valid for 2 years. To renew your certification, you will need to attend a refresher course 3 months before or after expiry of certificate. If your certification has lapsed more than 3 months from expiry, you will need to restart the certification process.
In general, each learner can complete the course in 1 day (8 hours).

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