Emergency First Aid & CPR

Duration: 4-5 hours teaching time

Students in Red Cross Emergency First Aid and CPR Training

Blended Emergency First Aid & CPR: 4 hours online learning, 3-4 hours teaching time.

Basic one-day course offering 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. Exceeds competitors’ standards by including injury prevention content, CPR and AED.

Instructor                 

Red Cross First Aid Instructor or Instructor Trainer

Completion

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

Certification    

3-year certification in Emergency First Aid, CPR Level A, C, or HCP, and AED

Recertification    

Where provincial/territorial legislation allows; 5–6 hours; includes CPR Level A, C, or HCP

Course Content            

> Preparing to respond
> The EMS system
> Check, Call, Care
> Airway emergencies
> Breathing and circulation emergencies
> First aid for respiratory and cardiac arrest
> Wound care

Includes any other content required by specific legislation

Take-Home Materials            

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

Printable version – Emergency First Aid & CPR Course