Emergency First Aid & CPR/AED

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Emergency First Aid & CPR/AED

One day course providing an overview of emergency first aid, cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR), and Automated External Defibrillator (AED) skills for the workplace or home.

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

Course Duration: 

6.5-8 hours, with flexible scheduling options for group bookings

Note: Most training classes run from 8 a.m.- 4 p.m. unless otherwise stated. 

Course Completion Requirements:

  • 100% attendance
  • Acceptable skills demonstration 
  • 75% minimum passing grade on written exam

Certification:

  • 3-year certification in Emergency First Aid, CPR/AED Level A and C.
    (Re-certification: 4-6 hours; includes CPR Level C)

Materials:

  • Red Cross First Aid & CPR Manual
  • Emergency First Aid certificate (digital certificate issued upon successful completion)
  • Red Cross First Aid App
  • Comprehensive Guide to First Aird & CPR (eBook)

Cost*:

$75 +tax (full course) or $65 +tax (refresher course). *Methods of payment include credit card, cash and cheque. Special group pricing also available.

Course Dates and Locations:

June 22 Bedford
June 26 Kentville
June 27 Bedford
July 7 Bedford
July 13 Bedford
July 14 Truro
July 19 Bedford
July 18 Bedford
July 21 Kentville
August 11 Bedford
August 11 Truro
August 18 Bedford
August 23 Bedford
August 24 Kentville

For more information and how to register:

Please email training@commissionaires.ns.ca or call us at 902 480 2116

Download Emergency First Aid & CPR/AED Leaflet

Customized Training for Groups:

We can design and facilitate training specific to your organization’s needs when and where you need it. Are there certain characteristics of your company or industry that employees should be prepared for? We will work with you to develop custom curriculum to suit your precise requirements. We can deliver the training at your work site or host it at a variety of locations across the province. Contact us to discuss special group pricing.