Highfield Level 2 International Award in Emergency First Aid at Work, Defibrillation and CPR

Location Erbil

Fee 250


Sunday, 11 July 2021


Monday, 12 July 2021

Highfield Level 2 International Award in Emergency First Aid at Work, Defibrillation and CPR

The Highfield Level 2 International Award in Emergency First Aid, Defibrillation and CPR is a qualification aimed at providing learners with the necessary knowledge, understanding and skills to conduct emergency first aid and to use a defibrillator. This qualification is accredited and recognized internationally and has been developed to protect customers, brand reputation and profits. Highfield are global leaders in compliance, work-based learning and apprenticeship qualifications and one of the world's most recognisable awarding organisations from the UK.

This qualification has been developed for those who wish to become an Emergency First Aider and use a defibrillator. Learners gaining this qualification will know basic emergency first-aid procedures and will be able to use a defibrillator correctly. The topics covered will help to maintain good practice in safe, prompt and effective emergency first-aid treatment of individuals.


Learning Outcomes

After taking the course and achieving the certification, learners will be able to:

  • Describe the principles that underpin basic emergency first aid support

  • Explain the circumstances under which resuscitation is performed

  • Explain why early intervention is necessary

  • Describe different types of cardiopulmonary arrest

  • Demonstrate the DRABC emergency response

  • Demonstrate the top-to-toe survey of an injury

  • Demonstrate how to place a casualty in the recovery position

  • Identify the risks when placing a casualty in the recovery position

  • Conduct major bleed control on a casualty who has suffered bleeding

  • Manage hypovolemic shock treatment for a casualty

  • Demonstrate cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR)

  • Demonstrate compression only resuscitation

  • Demonstrate the use of resuscitation barrier devices

  • Demonstrate how to manage a choking casualty

  • Describe the differences between using an AED on an adult and child

  • Identify safety considerations when using an automated external defibrillator

  • Demonstrate the correct placement of AED electrode pads on a manikin

  • Follow AED voice prompts accurately

  • Demonstrate how to combine the use of an automated external defibrillator with minimal interruptions in cardiopulmonary resuscitation using a manikin

  • Demonstrate the safe delivery of AED shock

  • State the procedures if the casualty shows signs of life and starts to breath normally

  • Identify the information required when handing over the casualty


  • Practical assessment

  • Multiple-choice theory assessment



  • Highfield International

Time and Duration:

  • Date: 11 - 12 July 2021

  • Duration: two days

  • Time: 09:00 – 15:00

  • Location: MSELECT Office



Must be made 7 working days before the start of the course. Payment can be made in cash, by bank transfer or through exchange offices.


How do I register?

You can register by emailing training@mselect.iq with the following details:

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For more information, please call 066 261 4455 or +964 (0) 771 994 1876