Standard Child Care First Aid Course with CPR / AED – Level B

The Red Cross Standard Child Care First Aid Course with CPR (cardiopulmonary resuscitation) is a comprehensive course focusing on childhood illnesses and injuries. The course is designed for child care workers in early childhood education, or for anyone desiring the skills and knowledge to deal with child and infant emergencies.

**Please note: to take a re-certification course you must hold a valid and current (non-expired) certificate. Due to Covid-19, all certificates with expiry dates between March 1, 2020 and December 31, 2020 must be recertified before January 31, 2021.

Cover image for the Standard Child Care First Aid Manual

Course Features

  • Red Cross authorized
  • Includes the latest first aid and CPR guidelines
  • Meets OHS basic first aid regulations
  • Includes injury prevention content
  • The Red Cross Emergency First Aid course exceeds the standards of other first aid course providers

Course Length

  • Full Course – 2 days
  • Recertification – 1 day

Course Cost

  • Full Course – $145.00
  • Recertification – $105.00

(Note: to participate in a recertification course, legislation requires you to have a current first aid certificate at the time of the course. **International certificates are not valid in Canada)

Corporate & Group Rates

Please contact us for information.

Child Care First Aid Course Content:

  • Red Cross
  • Preparing to Respond
  • EMS system
  • Check, Call, Care
  • Airway Emergencies
  • Breathing and Circulation Emergencies
  • First Aid for Respiratory & Cardiac Arrest
  • Head & Spine Injuries
  • Bone, Muscle, & Joint Injuries
  • Wound Care
  • Sudden Medical Emergencies
  • Environmental Emergencies
  • Poisons
  • Childhood Illnesses
  • Keeping Children Safe
  • Scenarios

Course Schedule:

The calendar below shows the available courses. 

North Locations:

  • North Hill: Suite 252, 1632 – 14 Ave N.W. Calgary AB (North Hill Professional Centre)
  • ALOFT (NW): Tactic Room 1 & 2, 2359 Banff Trail N.W. Calgary AB (Aloft Calgary University)

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