Course Content

  • Preparing to respond
  • The EMS system
  • Check, Call, Care
  • Airway emergencies
  • Breathing and circulation emergencies
  • First Aid for respiratory and cardiac arrest
  • Head and spine injuries
  • Bone, muscle and joint injuries
  • Wound care
  • Sudden medical emergencies
  • Environmental emergencies


  • Certified Red Cross First Aid Instructor

Course Duration & Schedule

14–16 hours over two Saturdays.


  • 100% attendance, skills demonstration, and 75% min. passing grade at written exam


3-year certification in Standard First Aid, CPR Level C* or HCP , and AED**

Take-home materials

  • Red Cross First Aid & CPR Manual
  • Certification card


$ 150.00

This program does not require approval under the Private Career Colleges Act, 2005.