Standard First Aid/ CPR and AED

Duration: 14–16 hours. Flexible scheduling options.

Standard First Aid/ CPR and AED is a comprehensive two-day course offering First Aid and Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) skills for those who need training due to work requirements or who want more knowledge to respond to emergencies at home.

Standard First Aid/ CPR and AED course includes the latest First Aid and CPR guidelines. Meets federal and a variety of provincial/territorial regulations for Standard First Aid and CPR. It also exceeds competitors’ standards by including injury prevention content, CPR and AED. 

 

Instructor

Red Cross First Aid Instructor or Instructor Trainer (Health Background)

 

Completion

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

 

Certification

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

 

Recertification

6–9 hours; includes CPR Level A, C, or HCP and AED; adheres to local legislation

 

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
  8. Head and spine injuries
  9. Bone, muscle and joint injuries
  10. Sudden medical emergencies
  11. Environmental emergencies
  12. Poisons

 

Includes any other content required by specific legislation

 

Take-Home Materials

First Aid & CPR Manual

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)

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

 

 
Standard First Aid