First Aid & CPR

Red Cross Courses

Worksafe BC Occupational First Aid Courses

Current Course Offerings

Red Cross CPR Level C
This course is designed for professional rescuers, such as police officers, firefighters, first responders, workplace first aid teams, and lifeguards. It is based on the current First Aid and CPR guidelines. It covers one- and two-person rescue and adult, child, and infant CPR. It also provides an introduction to automated external defibrillation (AED). Three-year expiry.

ABBOTSFORD — Clearbrook Centre
(20004 HLTH BR01 A3A) 1 session, Sat, 9 am–2:30 pm, $75.
Starts Mar 14
(20232 HLTH BR01 A3B) 1 session, Sat, 9 am–2:30 pm, $75
Starts Apr 11


Red Cross CPR Level HCP
This course is for healthcare providers, including physicians, nurses, paramedics, and Allied Healthcare Providers, such as occupational therapists and physiotherapists. It is based on the current First Aid and CPR guidelines. It covers one- and two-person rescue adult, child, and infant CPR, the use of bag-valve mask, and rescue breathing. It also provides an introduction to automated external defibrillation (AED). Three-year expiry.

ABBOTSFORD — Clearbrook Centre
(40110 HLTH BR02 A3A) 1 session, Sat, 9 am–3:30 pm, $80
Starts May 9


Red Cross CPR Level C Recertification
Prerequisite: successful completion of CPR C within the last two years
This four-hour course is for professional rescuers or those certified at the CPR C level in the last two years. Three-year expiry.

ABBOTSFORD — Clearbrook Centre
(40186 HLTH BRR01 A3A) 1 session, Tue, 6–10 pm, $60
Starts Jun 2


Childcare Emergency First Aid
Formerly Childsafe First Aid, this course is for parents with children up to eight years old and based on the current First Aid and CPR B guidelines. It stresses emergency first aid procedures, recognition of home hazards, allergies, bleeding management, and child/infant CPR, including airway emergencies, breathing and circulation emergencies, first aid for respiratory and cardiac arrest, head and spine injuries, wound care, and poisons. Recognized by the B.C. Provincial Childcare Facilities Licensing Board. Three-year expiry.

ABBOTSFORD — Clearbrook Centre
(20005 HLTH CS01 A3A) 2 sessions, Tue, Thu, 6–10 pm, $105
Starts Feb 3
(20234 HLTH CS01 A3B) 2 sessions, Tue, Thu, 6–10 pm, $105
Starts Apr 7


Red Cross Emergency First Aid
This course provides simple First Aid and CPR techniques taught in an interactive environment, for people who want to know how to respond to emergencies in the home or workplace. Learn about adult cardiovascular emergencies, CPR, choking, airway and breathing emergencies, sudden medical conditions, prevention of disease transmission, and injuries to head and spine. The course is based on the current First Aid and CPR guidelines and meets OHS regulations for basic first aid. Three-year expiry.

ABBOTSFORD — Clearbrook Centre
(20068 HLTH RC02 A3A) 1 session, Sat, 8:30 am–4:30 pm, $110
Starts Jan 31


Red Cross Standard First Aid
This course provides comprehensive First Aid & CPR techniques for those who need training to meet work requirements or wish to know how to respond to emergencies in the home. It covers cardiovascular and breathing emergencies, CPR C, prevention of disease transmission, soft tissue injuries, poisons, and injuries to the head and spine. It is based on the current First Aid and CPR guidelines and meets a variety of provincial and territorial regulations for standard first aid and CPR. Three-year expiry.

ABBOTSFORD — Clearbrook Centre
(20008 HLTH RC01 A3A) 4 sessions, Tue, Thu, 6–10 pm, $175
Starts Mar 3
(40076 HLTH RC01 A3B) 4 sessions, Tue, Thu, 6–10 pm, $175
Starts May 5


Occupational First Aid Level I
This one-day program is designed to provide life-saving first aid skills to workers in industry settings, including basic first aid, blocked airways, one-person CPR. Participants must be at least 16 years old. Three-year expiry.

ABBOTSFORD — Clearbrook Centre
(20006 HLTH OFA01 A3A) 1 session, Fri, 8 am–4:30 pm, $110
Starts Feb 13
(20055 HLTH OFA01 A3B) 1 session, Fri, 8 am–4:30 pm, $110
Starts Mar 13
(20056 HLTH OFA01 A3C) 1 session, Sat, 8 am–4:30 pm, $110
Starts Apr 25
(40003 HLTH OFA01 A3D) 1 session, Sat, 8 am–4:30 pm, $110
Starts May 23


Occupational First Aid Level II
This 40-hour course covers all intermediate medical techniques needed to qualify as a first-aid attendant in the workplace. Attendants must be 19 years old or older. Three-year expiry. Practical exam takes place on Monday and Tuesday of the week following the last class.

ABBOTSFORD — Clearbrook Centre
(20007 HLTH OFA02 A3A) 5 sessions, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, 8 am–4:30 pm, $550
Starts Feb 16
(20231 HLTH OFA02 A3B) 5 sessions, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, 8 am–4:30 pm $550
Starts Apr 13


Occupational First Aid Level III
This 75-hour course covers all advanced medical techniques needed to qualify as a first-aid attendant in the workplace, including transport of the injured. Attendants must be 19 years old or older. Three-year expiry. Practical exam takes place on Monday and Tuesday of the week following the last class.

Abbotsford — Clearbrook Centre
(20233 HLTH OFA03 A3A) 10 sessions, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, 8 am–4:30 pm, $800
Starts Mar 16


updated Dec 15, 2014

 

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