Sudden Cardiac Arrest affects more than 1,800 people each year in SA, with only one in 10 surviving.
If cardiac arrest is noticed quickly, an ambulance is called, CPR is started, and a person is able to receive a shock from an AED, their chances of survival are much higher.
SA Ambulance Service delivers free 30 minute training sessions for community groups in CPR.
However, these CPR training sessions are currently not being offered because of COVID-19.
Booking form: Community CPR30 Session Request Form.
Email Health.SAASCPR30@sa.gov.au for more information.
Don’t forget, anyone can restart a heart in three simple steps: