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  1. Restart A Heart Day

    Join RCUK this October by learning how to restart a heart with essential CPR skills.

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  3. Fast-acting bystander saves life with CPR

    Learning CPR gave Peter the skills and confidence to save a life four years later. Now, he's urging others to learn CPR right now, and be prepared to use your CPR skills in an emergency.

  4. ‘Learn CPR right now’ urge Resuscitation Council UK, highlighting updated CPR guidance for COVID-19

    We're encouraging the public to give people their best chance of survival by learning skills in CPR right now, citing recent studies that show how fewer people have performed bystander CPR during the COVID-19 pandemic.

  5. CPR Right Now

    CPR Right Now   Sudden cardiac arrests happen every day, many … 1    One day, you might witness someone collapse and stop breathing in your home or when you’re out in public – … breathing. 2   We’re urging everyone in the UK to learn CPR right now . Because right now, even during the pandemic, …

  6. Training Courses

    Resuscitation training courses for healthcare professionals, focussing on Immediate and Advanced Life Support for the newborn, paediatrics and adults.

  7. Quality Standards: Introduction and overview

    This introduction outlines how RCUK's Quality Standards for CPR were developed and why they’re important.

  8. RCUK discusses the importance of defibrillators in Scottish Parliament

    On a visit to the Scottish Parliament, RCUK provided evidence surrounding Public Access Defibrillators in response to a recent petition. 

  9. Quality Standards: Acute care equipment and drug lists

    Adult and paediatric equipment and drug lists for use in an acute setting.

  10. CPR in Schools

    At RCUK, we believe that everyone should learn the skills to save a life. Schools offer a great environment for young people to learn and we have created a lesson plan to help you teach your students with confidence.

    We have created resources that will help teachers to deliver CPR education confidently to their students wherever they live in the UK at any time during the school year. If you’re looking for a suitable moment, Restart a Heart Day takes place every year on 16 October.