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:

  • Emergency First Aid certificate (digital certificate issued upon successful completion)
  • Red Cross First Aid App
  • Comprehensive Guide to First Aid & 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:

10 September

Sydney

13 September

Bedford & Truro

19 September

Bedford

23 September

Bedford

25 September

Truro

26 September

Kentville

28 September

Bedford

1 October

Bedford

2 October

Bedford

3 October

Bedford

4 October 

Bedford

11 October

Bedford 

12 October

Bedford & Truro

18 October

Bedford

19 October

Bedford

21 October

Bedford

22 October

Bedford

23 October

Bedford, Truro & Kentville

24 October

Bedford

25 October

Bedford

28 October

Bedford

30 October

Bedford

31 October

Bedford

For more information and how to register:

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

 

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.