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Red Cross Emergency First Aid & CPR (with AED training)
Levels A, C, HCP:

The Canadian Red Cross emergency first aid and CPR provides WSIB approved certification for workplaces of 5 employees or less, or certain professions, such as security guards and taxi drivers.

The Academy For First Aid & Safety offers hands on, comprehensive and easy to learn emergency first aid and cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) training courses by the Canadian Red Cross.  Each student will be immersed in a training curriculum that will teach students the following:

 

  • How to recognize, prevent, and respond to cardiovascular emergencies.
  • Disease transmission prevention methods and techniques.
  • Proper use of an automated external defibrillator (AED) for certification.
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First Aid & CPR Levels:

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Level B- Babies:

This level is predominantly required for child care workers, nannies, and babysitters who are in the care of newborns and infants. Please note the that The Academy For First Aid does not teach level B by itself. Instead, we have level C which includes both infants and children.

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Level C- Children:

This is the universal level that is most commonly selected. It includes baby, children, and adult CPR. By default, level C should be chosen unless specified otherwise by your employer or educational institution.

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Level A- Adult:

Only CPR for an adult will be taught. Level A is common for work places that do not have anyone under the age of 18 on site.

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Level HCP:

This level is catered to health care professionals, such as doctors, nurses, personal support workers, dentists, dental hygienists, etc. It involves two person rescue breathing and CPR using a BVM (bag valve mask) and contains additional training for head and spinal injuries. HCP covers babies (infants), children, and adults.

What this course will provide you:

This course includes First Aid & CPR Guidelines 2011, is recognized by the Workplace Safety & Insurance Board (WSIB) and meets Ontario Health & Safety (OHS) regulations for Basic First Aid.   All participants will receive the Canadian Red Cross First Aid & CPR Manual and Certification card.  Certification is valid for 3 years.

This course will provide you with the following:

  • Comprehensive, hands on training by certified first aid instructors by the Canadian Red Cross.
  • A Canadian Red Cross First Aid & CPR manual: A 200 page booklet of information, full colour illustrations, charts, glossary, etc.
  • One wallet sized certification card upon successful completion (valid for 3 years).
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Your credit card sized certificate can easily fit inside your wallet for employment verification purposes:
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Your Red Cross certification is recognized and approved by both the Ontario Ministry of Health and Workplace Safety Insurance Board of Ontario:

Emergency first aid & CPR training course contents:

  • The Canadian Red Cross
  • Preparing to respond to medical emergencies.
  • The emergency medical services system.
  • Check, call, care.
  • Airway emergencies.
  • Breathing and circulation emergencies.
  • AED defibrillator training.
  • Respiratory and cardiac arrest.
  • Wound care
  • Additional skills for health care providers (HCP only).

Requirements for successful completion of course:

  • 100% attendance.
  • 75% passing grade on knowledge test.

This course is recommended for the following professions:

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Skilled trades
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Security Guards
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Taxi & chauffeur drivers
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Bus & truck drivers
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General labourers

Course duration and costs:

  • Emergency first aid & CPR Levels A & C
    Emergency first aid & CPR Levels A & C$64.99

    One day course, 6.5-8 hours from 10:00am - up to 6:00pm.
    No tax until July 2017!

  • Emergency first aid & CPR Level HCP (Health care provider)
    Emergency first aid & CPR Level HCP (Health care provider)$74.99

    One day course, 8 hours from 10:00am-6:00pm.
    No tax until July 2017!