This unit of competency describes the outcomes required to safely provide Automated External Defibrillation (AED) until the arrival of medical assistance. This unit covers the competency required to operate an automatic defibrillator to defibrillate a casualty in an emergency situation.
This unit includes advanced techniques for management of the administration of a semi automatic defibrillator in line with the requirements of the Australian Resuscitation Council and State and Territory regulatory bodies. The unit also involves working with personnel who are engaged in the resuscitation of the casualty.
This unit covers the requirements of:
- 22101VIC Course in Automated External Debrillation
- HLTAID001 Provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation