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Lesson #8: Automated External Defibrillation Skills


Material for a 1-hour lesson, part of the First Aid and Basic Cardio Life Course, developed by the Kosovo Police Service School


The Automated External Defibrillation and Adult CPR skills workshop serves two purposes. First and most important, the student should use them to prepare and reinforce essential skills. Second, they are used to evaluate students for satisfactory course completion.

To allow students opportunity to observe, practice, and perform Automated External Defibrillation and Adult CPR skills associated with basic life support.

At the end of this lesson, the students will be able to perform the following skills:

  1. Explain when you use an AED
  2. Demonstrate Adult CPR
  3. Demonstrate Adult Two-Rescuer CPR
  4. Demonstrate Adult CPR and AED
  5. Demonstrate Adult Two-Rescuer CPR and AED