Workplace CPR & AED

Course Description

Courses on cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) provide the skills needed to recognize and respond to cardiovascular emergencies and choking for adults, children, and babies depending on the level of CPR chosen. All include training in the use of an automated external defibrillator (AED). Courses offer training suitable for workplace or general interest. Includes the latest CPR guidelines.

Duration

Level A: 4 hours, Level C: 5 hours, Level HCP: 6 hours.

Instructor

Red Cross First Aid/CPR Instructor or Instructor Trainer.

Completion Requirements

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

Certification

3-year certification in CPR Level A, C, or HCP and AED.

Recertification

Level A: not available; Level C and HCP: 4 hours.

Take-Home Material

Red Cross CPR/AED Manual
Certification card and optional wall certificate (or as required by legislation)

Course Dates and Times

Course Content – Level A

  • The First Aider’s Role
  • Check, Call, Care
  • H.A.IN.E.S. Recovery Position
  • Choking—Adult
  • Assisting with Medications
  • Angina and Heart Attack
  • Stroke
  • CPR—Adult Includes any other content required by legislation
  • Deadly Bleeding

Course Content – Level B

  • Level C content
  • Jaw thrust
  • Pulse check
  • Rescue breathing—adult, child, and baby
  • BVM—adult, child, and baby
  • Two rescuer CPR—adult, child, baby

Course Content – Level C

  • Level A content
  • Choking—child and baby
  • CPR—child and baby