FIRST AID, CPR AND SAFETY COURSE OUTLINE

Standard First Aid, CPR Level C/AED

Prerequiste: None

Duration: 16 hours - 2 days

Cost: $135.00

Certification Earned: You will receive a Canadian Red Cross Standard First Aid & CPR level C and AED certification valid for 3 years with successful completion and mandatory attendance.

Course Description: Standard First Aid is a course that demonstrates how to initiate emergency care. This course will prepare you for emergency situations, treatment & prevention of injury.

Course Outline:

  • The Red Cross
  • Bleeding Management and Shock
  • Preparing to Respond
  • Secondary Survey
  • Legalities Alberta
  • Preventing of Disease Transmission
  • Emergency Medical Services System
  • Head and Spine Injuries (Prevention)
  • The Body System
  • Musculoskeletal Injuries
  • Emergency Action Principles
  • Soft Tissue Injuries
  • Airway Emergencies
  • Sudden Medical Conditions
  • Breathing Emergencies
  • Poisons, Substance Abuse and Misuse
  • Cardiovascular Emergencies
  • Healthy Lifestyles
  • CPR/AED (Automated External Defibrillation)
  • First Aid Supplies
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    Childcare First Aid, CPR Level B/AED

    Prerequiste: None

    Duration: 16 hours - 2 days

    Cost: $135.00

    Certification Earned: You will receive a Canadian Red Cross Childcare First Aid & CPR level B and AED certification valid for 3 years with successful completion and mandatory attendance.

    Course Description: This course is ideal for people who care for children: parents, nannies, teachers and home-care providers. In Alberta this course is the requirement for day-care and day-home workers and meets the standards of the Alberta Family & Social Services department.

    Course Outline:

  • The Red Cross
  • Bleeding Management and Shock
  • Preparing to Respond
  • Secondary Survey
  • Legalities Alberta
  • Preventing of Disease Transmission
  • Emergency Medical Services System
  • Head and Spine Injuries (Prevention)
  • The Body System
  • Musculoskeletal Injuries
  • Emergency Action Principles
  • Soft Tissue Injuries
  • Airway Emergencies
  • Sudden Medical Conditions
  • Breathing Emergencies
  • Poisons, Substance Abuse and Misuse
  • Cardiovascular Emergencies
  • Healthy Lifestyles
  • CPR/AED (Automated External Defibrillation)
  • First Aid Supplies
  • Childhood Illnesses
  • Keeping Children Safe
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    Emergency First Aid, CPR Level C/AED

    Prerequiste: None

    Duration: 8 hours - 1 day

    Cost: $95.00

    Certification Earned: You will receive a Canadian Red Cross Emergency First Aid & CPR level C and AED certification valid for 3 years with successful completion and mandatory attendance.

    Please Note: This certification can not be recertified. At the end of 3 years, any candidate wishing to remain certified is required to attend the full program again.

    Course Description: Emergency First Aid is a course that demonstrates how to initiate emergency care. This course will prepare you for emergency situations, treatment & prevention of injury.

    Course Outline:

  • The Red Cross
  • Airway Emergencies
  • Preparing to Respond
  • Breathing & Circulation Emergencies
  • The EMS System
  • First Aid for Respiratory & Cardiac Arrest
  • Check, Call, Care
  • CPR/AED (Automated External Defibrillation)
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    CPR Level C/AED

    Prerequiste: None

    Duration: 5-6 hours - 1 day

    Cost: $75.00

    Certification Earned: You will receive a Canadian Red Cross CPR level C and AED certification valid for 3 years with successful completion and mandatory attendance.

    Course Description: Cardiovascular emergencies and choking in adults, children and babies. Two person Adult/Child CPR

    Course Outline:

  • The First Aider's Role
  • Check, Call, Care
  • H.A.IN.E.S. Recovery Position
  • Choking: Adult, Child and Baby
  • Assisting with Medications
  • Angina and Heart Attack
  • Stroke
  • CPR: Adult, Child and Baby
  • How to use an Automated External Defibrillator - AED
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    Basic Life Support CPR (BLS)

    Prerequiste: None.

    Duration: 5-6 hours

    Cost: $90.00

    Certification Earned: Red Cross - Basic Life Support valid for 12 months

    This course is designed to support medical teams like Nurses, EMS, Fire to assist people who are having cardiac arrest incidents. BLS education helps individuals gain confidence in performing cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) skills and provides them with the important steps to work as a team. This is the new Canadian Red Cross Program that will replace the existing Health Care Provider Program.

    The following items are covered in this Red Cross - Basic Life Support CPR (BLS) class:

  • Perform a rapid assessment
  • Initiate the emergency response system
  • Perform BLS skills
  • Perform rapid defibrillation
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