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Many individuals need to maintain a valid first aid certification for workplace occupational health and safety regulation. The Canadian Red Cross has made it possible to complete your online portion now, receive a temporary certificate, and return to the classroom once it is safe to do so.

After completion of this course, participants will have the knowledge and skills to apply the lifesaving skills of cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR), the use of an automated external defibrillator (AED) and proper techniques used for a choking adult, child or baby.  This CPR/AED course meets worker safety and insurance board provincial/territorial legislation.

Intended Audience


Course Overview

Level A

  • The Red Cross
  • Responding to Emergencies
  • Check, Call, Care
  • Recovery position
  • Choking – adult
  • Assisting with medications
  • Angina and heart attack
  • Stroke
  • CPR and AED– adult
  • Deadly bleeding

Level C

  • Level A content
  • Choking – child and baby
  • CPR and AED – child and baby

Includes any other content required by specific legislation

Course Prerequisites

After completing the online portion of the course, you now have 90 days from the date of completion to complete the in-class portion.

Course Duration

CPR A: 4 hours in-class OR 2 hours in-class + 3 hours online learning*

CPR C: 5 hours in-class OR 3 hours in-class + 3 hours online learning*


  • Successfully demonstrate skills and critical steps
  • 75% mark for written knowledge evaluation
  • Attend and participate in 100% of the course

Upcoming Courses

We do not currently have any upcoming sessions of this course scheduled.


You now have 90 days from the date of completion to complete the in-class portion.

Required Materials

  • CPR (print and/or eBook)
  • Comprehensive Guide to First Aid & CPR (eBook)
  • CPR – Online access (Blended only)
  • CPR certificate (digital certificate issued upon successful completion)

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