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CPR & AED
Duration (Full Course):
Level A: 4 hours,
Level C: 5 hours,
 

Blended CPR A: 3 hours online learning, 2 hours teaching time; Blended CPR C: 3 hours online learning, 3 hours teaching time

Courses on cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) provide the skills needed to recognize and respond to cardiovascular emergencies and choking for adults, children, and babies depending on the level of CPR chosen. Courses meet legislation requirements for provincial/territorial worker safety and insurance boards, and include the latest CPR guidelines and training in the use of an automated external defibrillator (AED).

Instructor

Red Cross CPR Instructor or First Aid Instructor

Completion

Ability to comprehend and successfully demonstrate all required skills, including critical steps;
100% attendance and participation; 75% min. passing grade on a written, closed book knowledge evaluation; and adherence to the Fundamental Principles.

Certification

3 year certification in CPR Level A, C, or HCP

Recertification

Level A: not available

Level C : 3.5 hours

Course Content

Level A

  • The Red Cross
  • Responding to Emergencies
  • Check, Call, Care
  • Recovery position
  • Choking – adult
  • Assisting with medications
  • Angina and heart attack
  • Stroke
  • CPR  and AED– adult
  • Deadly bleeding

Level C

  • Level A content
  • Choking — child and baby
  • CPR — child and baby

Includes any other content required by specific legislation

Participant Materials

  • CPR (manual from the Canadian Red Cross)
  • Comprehensive Guide to First Aid & CPR (eBook)
  • CPR – Online access via PIN (Blended only)
  • CPR certificate