Emergency First Aid / CPR and AED

Duration: 8 hours. Flexible scheduling options.

Emergency First Aid CPR and AED is a basic one-day course offering an overview of First Aid and Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) skills for the workplace or home.

Learn for your knowledge or complete the requirement for most jobs. It also adds a skill to your resume.

It includes the latest First Aid and CPR guidelines. Meets OHS regulations for Basic First Aid.

As a result it exceeds competitors’ standards by including injury prevention content, CPR and AED.

 

Instructor

Red Cross First Aid Instructor with Healthcare background

 

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
  1. Preparing to respond
  2. The EMS system
  3. Check, Call, Care
  4. Airway emergencies
  5. Breathing and circulation emergencies
  6. First aid for respiratory and cardiac arrest
  7. 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)

First Aid Student Kit includes:

1 CPR Breathing barrier
3 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)

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