Emergency Child Care First Aid & CPR

Duration: 8 hours. Flexible scheduling options.

Basic one-day course offering an overview of first aid and cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) skills with a focus on childhood injuries and illnesses. Course is designed for those in the early childhood education industry as well as for parents/caregivers. Includes the latest first aid and CPR guidelines. Exceeds competitors’ standards by including injury prevention content, CPR and AED.


Red Cross First Aid Instructor or Instructor Trainer


100% attendance, skills demonstration, and 75% min. passing grade on written exam


3-year certification in Emergency Child Care First Aid, CPR Level B, and AED


6–8 hours

Course Content      

> Preparing to respond
> The EMS system
> Check, Call, Care
> Airway emergencies
> Breathing and circulation emergencies
> First aid for respiratory and cardiac arrest
> Head and spine injuries
> Bone, muscle and joint injuries
> Wound care
> Severe allergic reactions
> Sudden medical emergencies
> Environmental emergencies
> Poisons
> Keeping children safe

Includes any other content required by specific legislation

Take-Home Materials            

Child Care First Aid & CPR Manual
Certification card and optional wall certificate
(or as required by legislation)

Printable version – Emergency Child Care First Aid & CPR Course

Child Care First Aid is sponsored by: