Red Cross Emergency First Aid & CPR Course
This basic one-day course (6.5-8 hours) offers an overview of first aid and cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) skills for the workplace or home. Includes the latest first aid and CPR guidelines. Meets OHS regulations for Basic First Aid and participants will also learn how (and be certified) to use an Automated External Defibrillator (AED).
This course, taught by a certified Red Cross Instructor, includes the Canadian Red Cross First Aid & CPR Manual and successful participants receive a certification card.
Who should take this course?
There are no prerequisites to take this course and it is suitable for people needing it for the workplace, school, volunteer work or personal knowledge. Recommended minimum age to take the course is 14.
Emergency First Aid Training Course Content:
- Preparing to Respond
- The EMS System
- Check, Call, Care
- Airway Emergencies
- Breathing & Circulation Emergencies
- First Aid for Respiratory & Cardiac Arrest
- Wound Care
100% attendance is mandatory, demonstrate proficiency of skills and a minimum 75% on written exam.