Hands on chest of manikin performing CPR demonstration

Tick_stroke Basic Life Support to reach communities and organisations across the UK

RCUK has created the innovative Basic Life Support Instructor course (BLSi), which provides a firm knowledge foundation for the delivery of Basic Life Support (BLS) training.

Press release 25 January 2023

An image of an AED defibrillator device

Tick_stroke Department for Education announces rollout of defibrillators to all state schools

The Department for Education has today (20 January 2023) announced the rollout of defibrillators to every state school. Resuscitation Council UK welcomes this life-saving announcement. 

Statements 20 January 2023

An image of the RCUK conference, lots of people in an auditorium looking at a screen which says 'thank you'. Text overlay reads 'Resus Census 2023. Share your thoughts with us'

Tick_stroke Resus Census 2023

We’re excited to announce that the Resus Census 2023 is live!   

We want to get a better understanding of our Instructors, Course Centres, Candidates and e-Lifesaver customers to ensure we’re meeting your needs, as well as identifying areas which will enable us to better connect with, and serve, our community.  

News 11 January 2023

Professor Andy Lockey, MBE

Tick_stroke President of Resuscitation Council UK (RCUK) receives MBE in King’s inaugural New Year Honours List

Professor Andy Lockey, President of RCUK has received an MBE in King Charles III’s inaugural New Year Honours List.

Professor Lockey has led the Resuscitation Council UK’s ‘Restart a Heart’ initiative since its inception in 2016.

Press release 31 December 2022