Free AED Buyer’s Guide

With so many AEDs on the market, it can be daunting to pick the right one. Download our Canadian AED Buyers Guide for a complete overview of the most popular AED brands available in Canada, as well as information on what an AED is, who needs an AED, why every business should have an AED, when to use your defibrillator, where to find an AED in public, and more.

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AED Buyer's Guide

What will you get from this guide?

Knowledge and AEDs save lives, and this guide will teach you the AED basics so you have a confident foundation on which to act on in an emergency situation.


KNOW Canadian Statistics: Start the conversation and get a better understanding of heart disease and cardiac arrest, and how they impact your community.


LEARN about AEDs – Learn the risk factors, symptoms, and what to do in a cardiac emergency. We also cover how to properly use an AED and everything you need to know about AEDs.


DISCOVER which AEDs are Available in Canada – Our comparison chart simply breaks down each AED so you can make an informed decision on which AED is best for your home, office, RV, work truck, etc.


PROTECT Yourself and Your Loved Ones – The knowledge you learn from this guide will give you all of the information you need to take action and protect those you love.

What is included in the guide?

  • AEDs and Sudden Cardiac Arrests Explained
  • Risk Factors for Sudden Cardiac Arrest
  • The Safety of AEDs
  • How to Use an AED
  • Who Should Buy an AED
  • Where to Store and AED
  • Different AEDs and Accessories Available
  • FAQs
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Who is this guide for?

Sudden cardiac arrest can happen to anyone, and anyone can learn the basics of first aid and how to use an AED. This guide is for:

  • Business owners/Staff – If you are looking to purchase an AED for your business or building, this guide is the complete walkthrough and comparison to help you make an informed decision.
  • General Public – Anyone can use an AED at any time. Knowledge is power. This guide is jam packed with lifesaving information. We encourage everyone to understand the power of an AED and rally for them in more public spaces.
  • Home Use and Household Members – If you or someone in your family has heart disease, having an AED in your home is recommended. This guide will give you more information on options for your home and what to look for.

Who are we?

First Edition AED is an authorized Canadian Philips AED Distributor and the top AED distributor in the country. We recognize the Philips brand as the safest, fastest, and most user-friendly AEDs on the market, covering a wide range of uses and placements. With different models and accessories available, there is one for everyone.

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