Standard First Aid & CPR C- Summary

Standard First Aid & CPR C is a comprehensive course offering first aid and cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) skills for those who need training due to work requirements or who want more knowledge to respond to emergencies at home. The course meets legislation requirements for provincial/territorial worker safety and insurance boards and includes the latest first aid and CPR guidelines. WorkSafeBC recognizes Standard First Aid & CPR C as equivalent to Level 1 First Aid (OFA Level 1).

Standard First Aid & CPR C includes 16 hours of training. 8 hours online followed by 8 hours in-person classroom skills training. Our public course venue is conveniently located near the Coquitlam Centre.

 

Standard First Aid & CPR C Course Details

Fee:
$160.00+GST per person. The course fee includes a CPR pocket mask in a clamshell case (value $15), which participants can use during class and take home. Also included is a Red Cross First Aid eBook (download).
Duration:
Standard First Aid & CPR C includes 16 hours total training -  8 hours of online learning followed by an 8-hour in-person classroom session.
Online Learning:
The online self-paced study portion of the Standard First Aid & CPR C class must be completed before attending the in-person classroom-based skills and practical session.
CPR Level:
Standard First Aid & CPR C includes CPR/AED Level C (adult, child and infant skills)
Registration:
To register, or get course location details, click the Register link next to the course date below.
Waitlist:
If the course you'd like to register for is full, please contact us. We can add your name to the waitlist or register you for the next available course.
Group Training:
To schedule a private Standard First Aid & CPR C class for a group of 12 or more, click here: Private Group Training.
WorkSafe BC Level 1 Equivalency:
The Canadian Red Cross Standard First Aid Blended certification is accepted by WorkSafe BC as equivalent to Occupational First Aid Level 1
WorkSafe BC - Certificates Accepted in BC.

Participants must complete the online course before attending the in-person classroom session they've registered for. Participants who have not completed the online class before their scheduled classroom session will not be admitted to the class and will be considered a 'no show'. 'No-shows' are not eligible for refunds or transfers.

Event Venue Date
Standard First Aid & CPR/AED Level C Blended – May 24, 2024 1160 Lansdowne Drive, Coquitlam, BC
  • May 24, 2024 8:30 am
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Standard First Aid & CPR/AED Level C Blended – June 1, 2024 1160 Lansdowne Drive, Coquitlam, BC
  • June 1, 2024 8:30 am
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Standard First Aid & CPR/AED Level C Blended – June 7, 2024 1160 Lansdowne Drive, Coquitlam, BC
  • June 7, 2024 8:30 am
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Standard First Aid & CPR/AED Level C Blended – June 15, 2024 1160 Lansdowne Drive, Coquitlam, BC
  • June 15, 2024 8:30 am
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Standard First Aid & CPR/AED Level C Blended – June 21, 2024 1160 Lansdowne Drive, Coquitlam, BC
  • June 21, 2024 8:30 am
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Standard First Aid & CPR/AED Level C Blended – June 29, 2024 1160 Lansdowne Drive, Coquitlam, BC
  • June 29, 2024 8:30 am
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Standard First Aid & CPR/AED Level C Blended – July 5, 2024 1160 Lansdowne Drive, Coquitlam, BC
  • July 5, 2024 8:30 am
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Standard First Aid & CPR/AED Level C Blended – July 13, 2024 1160 Lansdowne Drive, Coquitlam, BC
  • July 13, 2024 8:30 am
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Standard First Aid & CPR/AED Level C Blended – July 19, 2024 1160 Lansdowne Drive, Coquitlam, BC
  • July 19, 2024 8:30 am
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Standard First Aid & CPR/AED Level C Blended – July 27, 2024 1160 Lansdowne Drive, Coquitlam, BC
  • July 27, 2024 8:30 am
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Standard First Aid & CPR/AED Level C Blended – August 24, 2024 1160 Lansdowne Drive, Coquitlam, BC
  • August 24, 2024 8:30 am
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Standard First Aid & CPR/AED Level C Blended – August 30, 2024 1160 Lansdowne Drive, Coquitlam, BC
  • August 30, 2024 8:30 am
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Standard First Aid & CPR C - Blended

Red Cross Standard First Aid Fact sheet

Comprehensive 16-hour course offering first aid and cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) skills for those who need training due to work requirements or who want more knowledge to respond to emergencies at home. Course meets legislation requirements for provincial/territorial worker safety and insurance boards and includes the latest first aid and CPR guidelines.

Duration

Total training: 16 hours includes:

Online theory (self-study) - 8 hours

Classroom skills session (in-person) - 8 hours

Instructor

Canadian Red Cross First Aid Instructor

Prerequisite

No previous first aid training is required.

Participants will need internet access to complete the online theory component.

Blended Training

Participants must successfully complete the online self-study training before attending the classroom session. The online training doesn't have to be completed in one session; you can stop any time and continue where you left off.

Participants must complete the skills session within 90 days of completing the online portion. If the classroom component of the course is not completed within 90 days of completing the online portion you will to re-register and take the course again.

Completion

  • Successfully complete the online self- study component
  • Successfully demonstrate skills and critical steps
  • Minimum 75% mark for written knowledge evaluation
  • Attend and participate in 100% of the in-person classroom course

Certification

Red Cross Standard First Aid & CPR C certification (valid for 3 years) will be emailed to you when you have completed the course.

Standard First Aid & CPR C Recertification

For those with current, unexpired Standard First Aid certificates from the Canadian Red Cross or St. John Ambulance, we offer the full course at a lower recertification rate. Please call 604-945-7277 for current pricing. The special recertification rate is not available via our website.

Before calling to register, please email a copy of your Standard First Aid certificate to info@learnfirstaid.ca and let us know which course date you would like to register for.

People with expired Standard First Aid certificates and those who have never taken the training must register for the Standard First Aid full course.Red Cross Standard First Aid and Standard First Aid recertification certificates are recognized by BC Adult Care Licensing, BC Child Care Licensing and WorkSafe BC as equivalent to OFA Level 1.

View Standard First Aid course schedule

Standard First Aid & CPR C Course Content

  • The Red Cross
  • Preparing to respond
  • The EMS system
  • Check, Call, Care
  • Airway emergencies
  • Breathing and Circulation emergencies
  • First aid for respiratory and cardiac arrest
  • Wound care
  • Head and spine injuries
  • Bone, muscle and joint injuries
  • Sudden Medical Emergencies
  • Environmental Emergencies
  • Poisons

Participant Materials

  • The Canadian Red Cross "First Aid and CPR Manual" (eBook) will be available for download once registered.
  • Printed manuals are available for purchase in class (cash only).
  • Standard First Aid & CPR C  - Blended certificate (PDF digital certificate issued via email on successful completion)

Frequently asked questions about Standard First Aid

For general questions about certifications, payments, etc. See our comprehensive FAQ page.

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