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Standard First Aid Blended – ONLINE

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.

Using the same email address, go to https://myrc.redcross.ca/en to generate a Red Cross profile, then register for the blended course on the First Aid Plus website at which time access to online material will be granted.  Please allow 48 hours for processing. For any My Red Cross portal issues, please email myrcsupport@redcross.ca with subject line “Access to Online Course” as this will put requests in priority sequence to ensure participants are able to complete the online portion of training in a timely manner.

Intended Audience


Course Overview

Blended Standard First Aid: 8 hours online learning, 5.5-7.5 hours teaching time

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

Standard First Aid: 6.5–7.5 hours; includes CPR Level A or C and AED; adheres to local legislation

Course Content
The Red Cross

Preparing to respond
The EMS system
Check, Call, Care
Airway emergencies
Breathing and Circulation emergencies
First aid for respiratory and cardiac arrest
Wound care
Head and spine injuries
Bone, muscle and joint injuries
Sudden Medical Emergencies
Environmental Emergencies

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

Blended Standard First Aid Covid-19 Edition: 8 hours online learning, 5.5-7.5 hours teaching time

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

Included in the course:
First Aid & CPR (print and/or eBook)
Comprehensive Guide to First Aid & CPR (eBook)
Standard First Aid CPR A/C – Online (Blended only)
Standard First Aid certificate (digital certificate issued upon successful completion)

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