Continuing Education

Red Cross First Aid and CPR

Red Cross Standard First Aid

Cost: $179

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, CPR, and AEC guidelines and meets a variety of provincial and territorial regulations for standard First Aid and CPR. Three-year expiry.

Abbotsford — Clearbrook Centre

Feb 18–27 | 20243 4 sessions, Tue, Thu, 6–10 pm

Abbotsford — Clearbrook Centre

May 12–21 | 40018 4 sessions, Tue, Thu, 6–10 pm

Phone 1-888-823-8734 to register for courses
Red Cross Emergency First Aid

Cost: $110

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, CPR, and AED guidelines and meets OHS regulations for basic First Aid. Three-year expiry.

Abbotsford — Clearbrook Centre

Jan 25 | 20241, 1 session, Sat, 8 am–4:30 pm

Chilliwack campus — Canada Education Park

Apr 17 | 20265, 1 session, Fri, 8 am–4:30 pm 

Phone 1-888-823-8734 to register for courses
Child Care Emergency First Aid

Cost: $110

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

Feb 4–6 | 20115, 2 sessions, Tue, Thu, 6–10 pm
Apr 6–8 | 20245, 2 sessions, Mon, Wed, 6–10 pm

Phone 1-888-823-8734 to register for courses
Red Cross Basic Life Support

Cost: $95

This course is for healthcare providers, including in-facility care providers, nursing staff, care aides, medical and dental professionals, pre-hospital care providers, firefighters, rescue teams, sports medicine providers, lifeguards, and ski patrols. Build confidence performing CPR skills and provide the important steps to perform a rapid assessment, perform Basic Life Support (BLS) skills, rapid defibrillation, and airway management and oxygen therapy. One-year expiry.

Abbotsford — Clearbrook Centre

Feb 8 | 20240, 1 session, Sat, 9 am–3:30 pm
Jun 6 | 40203, 1 session, Sat, 9 am–3:30 pm

Phone 1-888-823-8734 to register for courses
Red Cross CPR Level C

Cost: $75

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

Mar 14 | 20242, 1 session, Sat, 9 am–2:30 pm
Apr 18 | 20244, 1 session, Sat, 9 am–2:30 pm

Phone 1-888-823-8734 to register for courses
Red Cross Psychological First Aid

Cost: $215

This course is for those who require in-depth knowledge and techniques to recognize and assist people in crisis after experiencing loss, grief, trauma, and stress, with an emphasis on self-care and personal protection. Learners will apply the Red Cross Look, Listen, Link, Live model – a resiliency-building approach to emotional, psychological, and social well-being that teaches learners how to support themselves and others to cope with the effects of various types of stress and linking them to resources and support within themselves or in the community. The course uses primarily case-based learning and includes the latest evidence from the international community. Prior to the in-class session, students must complete a 45-90 minute online learning component. Three-year expiry.

Abbotsford — Clearbrook Centre

Feb 1 | 20238, 1 session, Sat, 8:30 am–4 pm
Apr 4 | 20239, 1 session, Sat, 8:30 am–4 pm
Jul 4  | 40201, 1 session, Sat, 8:30 am–4 pm 

Phone 1-888-823-8734 to register for courses
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