Heartstart training teaches you what to do in a life
There are around 60,000 out-of-hospital
cardiac arrests in the UK every year. When someone goes into
cardiac arrest, every minute without CPR and defibrillation reduces
their chances of survival by 10 per cent.
Get involved with Heartstart
are hundreds of Heartstart schemes all across the UK, all
run independently by people just like you.
1. I want to go on a Heartstart course
Head to our map and choose
Heartstart training from the drop down menu to
find your local scheme.
2. I want to teach Heartstart to others
Heartstart instructors are linked to a Heartstart scheme.
Contact your local scheme to register
your interest in becoming a Heartstart instructor.
3. I want to set up Heartstart in my area or school
If you'd like to set up a Heartstart community scheme in your
Heartstart in the community leaflet will tell you what you
need to know. You can also find out more about Heartstart in
schools with our
Heartstart in schools leaflet.
You can also request a Heartstart toolkit to help you get
Need more detailed
information? Contact our offices:
England and Wales
(Not including Yorkshire, Cheshire, Lancashire, Cumbria, Durham,
Tyne and Wear, or Northumberland.)
020 7554 0376
The North of England,
Scotland and Northern Ireland
0131 554 6953