Emergency First Aid and CPR


Duration: 4 hours online learning*, 3.5-4.5 hours in-class.
*Online learning time will vary depending on the learner
Flexible scheduling options

Basic one-day course offering an overview of first aid and cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) skills for the workplace or home. Includes the latest first aid and CPR guidelines. Meets OHS regulations for Basic First Aid. Exceeds competitors’ standards by including injury prevention content, CPR and AED.

Instructor: Red Cross First Aid Instructor or Instructor Trainer

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 BLS, and AED

Recertification: Where provincial/territorial legislation allows; 5–6 hours; includes CPR Level A, C, or BLS

Course Content

  • ​Preparing to respond
  • The EMS system
  • Check, Call, Care
  • Airway emergencies
  • Breathing and circulation emergencies
  • First aid for respiratory and cardiac arrest
  • Wound care
  • Includes any other content required by specific legislation

Take-Home Materials

  • First Aid & CPR
  • Red Cross E-Book
  • Emergency First Aid CPR – Online (Blended only)

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