First Aid & CPR

Current Course Offerings

Red Cross Courses

Red Cross Babysitting
Pre-requisite: Participants must be at least 11 years old
This course is perfect for youth who are 11 to 15 years old and would like to learn basic first aid and caregiving skills. Learn how to provide care to younger children in a variety of age groups; discover how to prevent and respond to emergencies; and finally, find out how to promote yourself as a babysitter to parents.

Abbotsford — Clearbrook Centre
(80190 HLTH BS01 A3B) 1 session, Mon, 8:30 am–4:30 pm, $110. Dec 5


Red Cross CPR Level C
This course is 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 AED. Three-year expiry.

Abbotsford — Clearbrook Centre
(80101 HLTH BR01 A3B) 1 session, Sat, 9 am– 2:30 pm, $75. Dec 3
(20002) 1 session, Sat, 9 am – 2:30 pm, Rita Newbold $75. Mar 4
(20126) 1 session, Sat, 9 am – 2:30 pm, Mike Mutter $75. Apr 8


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 AED. Three-year expiry.

Abbotsford — Clearbrook Centre
(40167) 1 session, Sat, 9 am – 3:30 pm, Mike Mutter $80. May 27


Child Care 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 BC Provincial Childcare Facilities Licensing Board. Three-year expiry.

Abbotsford — Clearbrook Centre
(20096) 2 sessions, Tue, Thu, 6 pm – 10 pm, Rita Newbold $110. Starts Feb 7
(20186) 2 sessions, Mon, Wed, 6 pm – 10 pm, Mike Mutter $110. Starts Apr 10


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 and AED guidelines and meets OHS regulations for basic first aid. Three-year expiry.

Abbotsford — Clearbrook Centre
(20123) 1 session, Sat, 8:30 am – 4:30 pm, Rita Newbold $110. Jan 28


Red Cross Standard First Aid
This course provides comprehensive First Aid and 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 and AED guidelines and meets a variety of provincial and territorial regulations for standard first aid and CPR. Three-year expiry.

Abbotsford — Clearbrook Centre
(20125) 4 sessions, Tue, Thu, 6 pm – 10 pm, Mike Mutter $175. Starts Mar 21
(40053) 4 sessions, Tue, Thu, 6 pm – 10 pm, Rita Newbold $175. Starts May 16

WorkSafe BC Courses

Worksafe BC 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
(80023) 1 session, Fri, 8 am–4:30 pm, $110. Dec 9
(20003) 1 session, Sat, 8 am – 4:30 pm, Rita Newbold $110. Feb 4
(20040) 1 session, Fri, 8 am – 4:30 pm, Rita Newbold $110. Mar 3
(20041) 1 session, Sat, 8 am – 4:30 pm, Rita Newbold $110. Apr 22
(40002) 1 session, Fri, 8 am – 4:30 pm, Rita Newbold $110. Jun 2


Worksafe BC 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
(20004) 5 sessions, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, 8 am – 4:30 pm, Rita Newbold $550. Starts Feb 20
(40093) 5 sessions, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, 8 am – 4:30 pm, Rita Newbold $550. Starts May 8


Worksafe BC 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
(20124) 10 sessions, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, 8 am – 4:30 pm, Rita Newbold $875. Starts Mar 6

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