CPR and AED

Duration: Level A: 4 hours, Level C: 5 hours, Level HCP: 6 hours

CPR and AED stand for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Automated External Defibrillator respectively. CPR and AED Toronto Certificate Course provides the skills needed to recognize and respond to cardiovascular emergencies and choking for adults, children, and babies depending on the level of CPR chosen. All include training in the use of an AED.

CPR and AED Toronto Certificate Course offers training suitable for workplace or general interest.

Includes the latest CPR guidelines.

 

Instructor

Red Cross First Aid/CPR Instructor or Instructor Trainer

 

Completion   

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

 

Certification

3-year certification in CPR (Level A, C, or HCP) and AED

 

Recertification

Level A: Not available

Level C : 4 hours

Level HCP: 5 hours

 

Course Content 
Level A
  1. The First Aider’s role
  2. Check, Call, Care
  3. H.A.IN.E.S. recovery position
  4. Choking— adult
  5. Assisting with medications
  6. Angina and heart attack
  7. Stroke
  8. CPR—adult
  9. Deadly bleeding
Level C
  1. Level A content
  2. Choking — child and baby
  3. CPR — child and baby
Level HCP
  • Level C content
  • Jaw thrust
  • Pulse check
  • Rescue breathing—adult, child, and baby
  • BVM—adult, child, and baby
  • Two-rescuer CPR—adult, child, baby

Includes any other content required by specific legislation.

 

Take-Home Materials

CPR and AED Manual

Certification card and optional wall certificate (or as required by legislation)

The student pack which contains:

1 CPR Breathing barrier
2 Triangular bandages (106cm x 106cm x 150cm)
2 Non-woven pads (10cm x 10cm)
1 Pair of latex free gloves (large)
1 Roller gauze bandage (7.5cm x 3.75m)