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.
Level A: 4 hours, Level C: 5 hours, Level HCP: 6 hours.
Red Cross First Aid/CPR Instructor or Instructor Trainer.
100% attendance, skills demonstration, and 75% min. passing grade on written exam.
3-year certification in CPR Level A, C, or HCP and AED.
Level A: not available; Level C and HCP: 4 hours.
Red Cross CPR/AED Manual
Certification card and optional wall certificate (or as required by legislation)
Course Content – Level A
- The First Aider’s Role
- Check, Call, Care
- H.A.IN.E.S. Recovery Position
- Assisting with Medications
- Angina and Heart Attack
- 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