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CPR / AED

CPR AED Training Courses

Duration
Level A: 4 Hours, Level C: 5 Hours, Level HCP: 6 Hours

Location
Canadian Red Cross, 17 Major's Path, St. John's

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

Level A $65
(plus applicable tax)

Price includes participant manual and certification.

  • The First Aider's role
  • Check, Call, Care
  • Recovery Position
  • Choking (adult)
  • Assisting with medications
  • Angina and heart attack
  • Stroke
  • CPR (adult)
  • Deadly bleeding

Level C $75
(plus applicable tax)

Price includes participant manual and certification.

  • All of Level A content
  • Choking (child & baby)

CPR Level BLS/HCP $85
(plus applicable tax)

Price includes participant manual and certification.

  • All of Level C content
  • Jaw thrust
  • Pulse Check
  • Rescue Breathing (adult, child & baby)
  • BVM (adult, child & baby)
  • Two-rescuer CPR (adult, child & baby)

*Includes the latest CPR guidelines

3-Year Certification


Emergency First Aid & CPR / AED

Emergency First Aid

Duration
8 Hours

Location
Canadian Red Cross, 17 Major's Path, St. John's

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

Course Content

  • Preparing to respond
  • The EMS system
  • Check, Call, Care
  • Airway emergencies
  • Breathing and circulation emergencies
  • First aid for respiratory and cardiac arrest
  • Wound care

Cost: $99 (plus applicable tax)

Price includes participant manual and certification.


*Includes the latest CPR guidelines

Meets Workplace NL First Aid Regulations

3-Year Certification


Standard First Aid & CPR / AED

Standard First Aid

Duration
16 Hours

Location
Canadian Red Cross, 17 Major's Path, St. John's

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

Course Content

  • 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
  • Poisons

Cost: $149 (plus applicable tax)

Price includes participant manual and certification.


*Includes the latest CPR guidelines

Meets Workplace NL First Aid Regulations



3-Year Certification


Babysitting

Babysitting Courses

Duration
8 Hours

Location
Canadian Red Cross, 17 Major's Path, St. John's

Course Content

  • How to be responsible and demonstrate leadership
  • How to make good decisions and manage difficult behaviours
  • Information on children's developmental stages, and specific strategies for each stage
  • How to feed, diaper, dress, and play with children and babies
  • How to recognize and prevent unsafe situations, make safe choices and promote safe behaviours
  • First aid skills including care for choking, CPR (baby/child), wound care and more!
  • The business of babysitting

Cost: $50 (plus applicable tax)

Price includes participant manual and participation award.

*Participants must be a minimum of 11 years of age (or completion of grade 5)


First Responder

First Responder

Duration
40 Hours

Location
Canadian Red Cross, 17 Major's Path, St. John's

*Flexible scheduling options for groups.

First aid and CPR skills for professional & volunteer first responders

This program teaches techniques for sustaining life, preventing further injuries, and caring for illnesses and injuries until the next level of medical personnel arrives. Includes CPR level HCP and AED.

Prerequisite
CPR Level CP

Completion
100% attendance, skills demonstration, and 80% min. passing grade on written exam 

Certification
3-year certification in First Responder, CPR Level HCP, and AED

Course Content

Part 1 - Preparing to Respond
  • The responder
  • The emergency scene
  • Preventing disease transmission

Part 2 - Establishing Priorities of Care
  • Anatomy and physiology
  • Assessment
  • Respiratory emergencies
  • Airway and ventilation
  • Circulatory emergencies
  • Bleeding
  • Shock

Part 3 - Traumatic Injuries
  • Soft tissue injuries
  • Musculoskeletal injuries
  • Head and spine injuries
  • Chest, abdominal, and pelvic injuries

Part 4 - Medical Emergencies
  • Sudden illnesses
  • Poisoning
  • Heat- and cold-related emergencies

Part 5 - Special Populations and Situations
  • Special populations and crisis intervention
  • Childbirth
  • Reaching and moving people
  • Multiple casualty incidents
  • Transportation
  • Workplace

Includes CPR Level BLS/HCP
Includes any other content required by specific legislation

Cost: $575 (plus applicable tax)

Take-Home Material: Emergency Care Manual


Stay Safe!

Stay Safe!

Duration
8 Hours

Location
Canadian Red Cross, 17 Major's Path, St. John's

Designed for youth ages 9-13

The Stay Safe! program teaches applicable and age-appropriate skills, while increasing and reinforcing a youth’s capacity to improve his or her own safety. Whether in their community or on their own, this group will be given better tools to Stay Safe! in a variety of different situations.

Course Content

  • Importance of responsibility and respect while being accountable for yourself
  • Importance of setting and following rules around safety when staying on your own
  • How to stay safe at home and within the community
  • How to prepare, recognize and respond to unexpected situations, (i.e. inclement weather, strangers, unanticipated visits) 
  • First Aid includes phoning EMS/911, choking (adult/child/alone), asthma (includes use of inhaler and spacer), anaphylaxis (includes use of EpiPen), poisoning, wound care (i.e. minor cuts and scrapes, splinters, nosebleeds, bumps and bruises, life-threatening bleeding, burns) and more!

Cost: $40 (plus applicable tax)

Take-Home Material: Stay Safe!  Workbook


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