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Course Description

Blended Learning Standard First Aid / CPR / AED & Recertification

A new course that offers an online option for taking your first aid training.  This can be done at your own pace and when you have the free time.  It can be accessed anywhere via the internet.  The online portion covers all the reading material and introduces the skills you will learn in the classroom portion. Once you have completed the online portion, register into one of the blended learning courses and take the hands on skills portion of the course.  This would be a full day of in class training to teach you how to apply everything have you read in the online portion. This course is ideal for those who need to take Standard First Aid but scheduling 2 days away from the workplace to obtain the training is not a option. Includes the latest first aid and CPR guidelines. Meets federal and a variety of provincial/territorial regulations for Standard First Aid and CPR. Exceeds competitors’ standards by including injury prevention content, CPR and AED. 

 

Duration

6-8 hours in class with the online completion certificate present

 

Instructor

Red Cross First Aid Instructor StaceyThrun

 

Completion Requirements 

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 

6–8 hours; includes CPR Level C, adheres to local legislation

 

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 

> 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 

Red Cross First Aid & CPR Manual

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

 

ALBERTA RESIDENTS

Alberta OHS requires specific knowledge on certain policies for anyone taking first aid courses. These policies will be reviewed in class and a short multiple choice exam must be completed.