Course Info

Basic one-day course offering lifesaving first aid and cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) skills for the workplace or home.

 

The course meets legislation requirements for provincial/territorial worker safety and insurance boards and includes the latest first aid and CPR guidelines.

As of September 1, 2018, Red Cross Emergency First Aid is considered equivalent to Occupational First Aid Level 1 for workplace occupational first aid attendants under the Health and Safety Regulations.

 

Emergency First Aid with CPR/AED Level C is an equivalent to WorkSafeBC's Occupational First Aid Level 1.

Key Content

  • The Red Cross

  • Preparing to respond

  • The EMS system

  • Check, Call, Care

  • Airway emergencies

  • Breathing and Circulation emergencies

  • First aid for respiratory and cardiac arrest

  • Wound care

Course Duration

  • 1 day (8 hours)

Language

  • English

  • Punjabi (Private Groups Only)

Prerequisite

  • None

Certificate

  • 3 Years

Course Price

  • $105.00 + GST

Recertification 

  • Duration: 7.5 hours

  • Prerequisites: Participants must hold a current Standard First Aid Certificate (before it expires), which must be brought to class