Basic Life Support (BLS) Course

Basic first aid skills for your staff in a 3-hour package!

Lady calling emergency services to help collapsed man

Basic Skills for your Non-First Aiders

This course provides basic first aid skills to your non-first aiders.

If you already have enough first aiders, this course is an ideal, low-investment way of adding some basic skills into your organisation

Who is our BLS course suitable for?

This course is particularly suitable if you:

  • already have enough qualified first aiders in your organisation
  • want to increase awareness of first aid
  • want additional first aid skills without the cost of full first aid courses 

Basic Life Support (BLS) Course

Duration: 3 hours
Formats: Face-to-face

Who is it for?

Our Basic Life Support (BLS) course is designed to give basic first aid skills to your non-first aiders, or as a top-up to those first aiders who haven't used their skills for a while and who need a brief reminder in advance of doing their full renewals.


What does it include?

Module 1 - CPR & AED:

  • Acting safely and promptly in an emergency
  • Care of the unconscious casualty (recovery position)
  • Basic CPR theory and hands-on practise
  • Using an AED device
  • Choking
  • Control of bleeding

How long is it?

This course runs for 3 hours, and can be scheduled to suit your working day, either morning, at afternoon or across the middle of the day.

How is it delivered?

Full Face-to-face:

This course is delivered in a single 3-hour block, at a time to suit you.

Additional Information

This course is intended to provide basic first aid skills only, and does not qualify candidates to be full workplace first aiders. The principles covered in this course are based on the recommendations of the Resuscitation Council (UK).

This is a practical course, and all candidates are encouraged to get involved and practise key elements of their training.

To request a call-back or ask for a quote for our Basic Life Support (BLS) course, click to enquire now:

Why Should You Book Your Course With Us?

Our expert trainers have been training first aid in a huge range of organisations for years. Most have front-line experience using their skills in Medical, Emergency Services or Military environments.

They know first-hand the importance of delivering good and timely first aid, and work incredibly hard to transfer that knowledge to you and your staff, to make your workplace a safer place to be.

Specialist Training

We're specialists - first aid & related training is all we do. So you get the very best learning experience

Reduce Admin

We'll remind you when your next training is due. Want a report on your existing first aiders? Just ask!

Save Money

Save up to 30 - 50% on the price of our Workplace courses compared to the national brands

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