To purchase an AED, you must first have two things in place. Since AEDs are controlled by the FDA, you must be able to prove, in writing, these two items:
If you are certain that you have met these two criteria, you may purchase an AED on your own, or contact Westerly AED for help.
- You have a physicians prescription in your possession.
If you are in the Westerly or Pawcatuck communities, Westerly AED can help you obtain a prescription.
- You must have attended training and be certified to operate an AED.
Training is easy, and you'll be certified for CPR too!