Recertification - Blended Standard First Aid with CPR A or C/AED

This BLENDED recertification course is for people who have taken a Standard First Aid with CPR Level A or C certification and it is about to expire.

The theory component will be covered online then the participant will come and complete in-class with an instructor. Select your in class date now, and the online portal access will be sent via email during AHASTI business hours.

hdgContent

The following items are covered in this Recertification - Blended Standard First Aid with CPR A or C/AED 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 A, C, or HCP)
  • Wound Care
  • Head and Spine Injuries
  • Bone, Muscle, and Joint Injuries
  • Sudden Medical Emergencies
  • Environmental Emergencies
  • Poisons

hdgDuration

Approx 4 hrs online/ 4 hours in class

hdgPrerequisites

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

  • Completion of the online theory component prior to attended the in-class
  • Workplace approved Standard First Aid Certificate about to expire
  • As per the Canadian Red Cross - Because many individuals need to maintain a valid first aid certification for workplace occupational health and safety regulation, the Canadian Red Cross has reached out to provincial and territorial regulators to ensure that those individuals can meet this requirement; all Red Cross first aid certifications (which would have expired March through June 30, 2020) will be considered valid 90-days beyond their expiry date.

hdgDescription

Course refreshes a variety of topics from basic (circulation and breathing emergencies, and prevention of disease transmission) to in-depth (sudden medical emergencies and injuries to the head and/or spine).

hdgCertifications Earned

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

  • Standard First Aid certification - Approved by the Alberta Government for Workplace First Aid

hdgAdditional Information

Completion Criteria:
Ability to comprehend and successfully demonstrate the skills and pass a knowledge evaluation with a minimum mark of 75%
Participants must attend and participate in 100% of the course

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