Cardiopulmonary resuscitation/AED

You want to know how to quickly and efficiently react in case someone is in cardiopulmonary arrest and/or has obstructed airways? We have just the right course for you!

This training takes 3 to 6 hours (depending on the participants’ needs) and allows you to be able to effectively intervene with an adult, a child or an infant in cardiorespiratory distress. You will also learn to use an automated external defibrillator in the situations described by the Regulation respecting the professional activities that may be engaged in within the framework of pre-hospital emergency services and care.

Minimum time required

3 to 5 hours

Award validity

2 years

Course content


Item 2 - Legal aspect of an intervention

Item 5 - Communications with the emergency response services


Item 11 - Resuscitation techniques 

Item 12 - Airway obstruction – Conscious subject

Item 13 - Airway obstruction – Unconscious subject

Item 14 - Cardiopulmonary resuscitation complications or specific situations

Item 15 - AED operation

Item 16 - Two-rescuer CPR and AED


Item 19a - Cardiovascular emergencies