Emergency First Aid with HCP CPR/AED or Recertification

Program Name Change effective March 2019 - changed to Emergency First Aid with BLS CPR.

This Red Cross basic one-day (8 hours) course for Heath Care Professionals offering an overview of first aid and cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) skills. Includes the latest first aid and CPR guidelines. Meets OHS regulations for Basic First Aid. Exceeds competitors’ standards by including injury prevention content, CPR and AED skills.

For the full course schedule please use the 'View All Upcoming Dates' button to the right of the picture at the top of the page. This will give you the schedule for the next 3 months or more!


The following items are covered in this Emergency First Aid with HCP CPR/AED or Recertification class:

  • The Red Cross
  • Preparing to Respond
  • The Emergency Medical Services System
  • Check, Call, Care
  • Airway Emergencies
  • Breathing and Circulation Emergencies
  • Respiratory and Cardiac Arrest (including CPR HCP)
  • How to use an Automated External Defibrillator - AED
  • Wound Care
  • Any other content required by specific legislation.


6 - 8 Hours


The following are the prerequisite that a student is required to have before being allowed into this course:

  • Must be entering industry or are currently employed as a Health Care Provider.
  • Recertification at this level of training include attending the full course again.


Our Instructors are front-line professionals who tailor teaching based on participants’ learning styles and training needs. Dynamic teaching techniques: skills demonstrations, practice sessions, scenarios based on real-life situations, discussions, and exercises. Hands-on training using real materials: mannequins for practising CPR, AED trainers, bandages and splinting materials, auto-injector trainers, inhalers, and additional aids.

hdgCertifications Earned

Upon successful completion of this program you will have earned the following tickets:

  • Emergency First Aid with CPR Level C valid for 3 years.
  • Please note, that this certification can not be recertified, therefore to maintain this program for AB workplaces, you will be required to attend the full course again.

hdgAdditional Information

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

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