E-Learning for Adults
Red Cross e-learning offers affordable, flexible online courses you can take now to learn ways to create safety for you, your family, your colleagues, and your clients. Click on the links below to learn more.
- Bullying prevention
- How parents can help protect children from sexual abuse
- How organizations can protect children/youth from abuse and bullying
- Creating a safe environment free from violence in any organization or business
- Workplace bullying and violence
- How schools can create a positive environment free from bullying and abuse
Educational resources for Schools and Youth-Serving Organizations
- Protecting young children from sexual abuse
- Preventing bullying by engaging youth to create change at school and in the community
- Promoting healthy relationships for teens and preventing dating violence for schools and for youth-serving organizations
For when your group might benefit from a customized approach, Canadian Red Cross offers you in-person learning to meet the needs of your community. If you want to prevent violence and build safety in your community or organization, contact your local Red Cross representative for more information.
Transportation of Dangerous Goods (TDG) introduces participants to the TDG Act and regulations and explains the requirements for receiving, handling, transporting and shipping dangerous goods, as well as the appropriate response in emergency situations such as spills or accidents. TDG regulations require that, with few exceptions, all persons engaged in the handling, offering for transport or transporting of dangerous goods be trained in the aspects of handling such goods.
Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) is a hazard communication system designed to ensure workers using hazardous materials, also known as controlled products, have the necessary information to safely handle, store and dispose of these materials. All workers that work with, or in close proximity to, a hazardous material must have WHMIS training. This course meets the legislated worker training requirements for all federal workplaces and for provincial workplaces in all provinces and territories.
Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) Refresher is a hazard communication system designed to ensure workers using hazardous materials, also known as controlled products, have the necessary information to safely handle, store and dispose of these materials. WHMIS Refresher is designed to refresh the knowledge of workers that have taken WHMIS training in the past and already have a solid understanding of the course material. This course meets the legislated worker training requirements for all federal workplaces and for provincial workplaces in all provinces and territories.
Fire Safety teaches participants the principles of fire prevention and fire safety and identifies appropriate responses in workplace situations involving fire. This course is designed for all employers and workers.
Lockout/Tagout explains the importance of lockout/tagout in protecting the health and safety of workers. Employers should train ALL workers in the basic concepts of hazardous energy control, including energy isolation, locking and tagging of control devices, verifying deenergization, and clearing danger points before re-energizing equipment.
The purpose of the Medical Terminology course is to provide an introduction to the professional language used by those who are directly and indirectly involved with the art of healing. The course will also introduce those not currently involved in the health care environment to the language of medicine.
Bloodborne Pathogens is designed for individuals who may be exposed to blood and body fluids during the performance of their work and who wish to gain a more thorough understanding of bloodborne pathogens, the prevention of occupational exposure, and exposure follow-up.