Standard Childcare First Aid CPR and AED


Duration: 16–20 hours. Flexible scheduling options.

Standard Childcare First Aid CPR-AED is a comprehensive two-day course offering first aid and cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) skills with a focus on childhood injuries and illnesses.

Designed for those in the early childhood education industry or those who want more knowledge to respond to emergencies involving children and babies. 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 Standard Childcare First Aid, CPR and AED, Level B



8–9 hours (may not be recognized by some provincial child care legislation, in which case the entire course has to be retaken)


 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. Head and spine injuries
  8. Bone, muscle and joint injuries
  9. Severe allergic reactions
  10. Wound care
  11. Sudden medical emergencies
  12. Environmental emergencies
  13. Poisons
  14. Childhood illnesses
  15. 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)

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)


Standard Childcare First Aid CPR & AED