Equivalent to OFA Level 1 in BC.
Standard First Aid Blended Learning course: This course has 2 components; it includes a portion that must be completed online (about 7-8 hours long) prior to the 8 hour hand-on in-class portion (7 hours + breaks); PLEASE READ OUR REFUND POLICY REGARDING BLENDED LEARNING COURSES CAREFULLY;
Our Canadian Red Cross Standard First Aid with CPR-C is a Blended Learning course offering first aid and cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) skills for those who need training due to work requirements or who want more knowledge to respond to emergencies at home. Includes the latest first aid and CPR guidelines. Meets federal regulations for Standard First Aid and CPR.
Course fees include: PDF version of curriculum manual, 1 Pocket mask in a hard shell & 3 year certification. Participants can reprint their certificate if lost through Red Cross course manager.
What you will learn:
Preparing to respond
The EMS system
Check, Call, Care
Airway emergencies – Adult, Child, Infant
Breathing and circulation emergencies – Adult, Child, Infant
First aid for respiratory and cardiac arrest – Adult, Child, Infant
Automated External Defibrillator (AED)
Head and spine injuries
Bone, muscle and joint injuries
Sudden medical emergencies
Prerequisites: Participants must be physically and mentally capable to perform the required skills. THE HANDS-ON PORTION OF THE COURSE HAS A FINAL QUIZ THAT 'INCLUDES' QUESTIONS FROM THE ONLINE COURSE COMPONENT !
All course lengths are approximate; hands-on and online courses may vary in course time, online components depending upon the participants reading speed; and hands-on components depending on the number of participants and dedication to learning the material involved!