Standard First Aid & CPR Training

Standard First Aid & CPR Level A, C or BLS

Duration: 13-14 hours
Flexible scheduling options

Comprehensive two-day course offering first aid and CPR skills for those who require training for employment or educational requirements, or for those who would like more knowledge to respond to emergencies at home. Course meets legislation requirements for provincial/territorial worker safety and insurance boards and includes the latest first aid/CPR guidelines.

The BLS (basic life support) is for Healthcare Providers or anyone in the Healthcare industry that requires this level of Certification.​

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 Standard First Aid, CPR Level A, C, or BLS, and AED

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

Course Content

  • The EMS system
  • ​Check, Call, Care
  • Airway emergencies
  • Breathing and circulation emergencies
  • First aid for respiratory and cardiac arrest
  • Wound care
  • Head and spine injuries
  • Bone, muscle and joint injuries
  • Sudden medical emergencies
  • Environmental emergencies
  • Poisons
  • 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)