First responder recertification
Duration: 20 hrs / Cost: $370.64
For those with a current (non-expired) First Responder Certification from the Canadian Red Cross or equivalent agency. (Due to COVID–19 all certifications that expired after March 1, 2020 are extended to December 31, 2020)
This course will review the first responder material and will teach the latest in Response Science from the Canadian Red Cross. This course will focus on the first responder skills through practice and real-life scenarios and upon successful completion, you will keep your First Responder Certification up to date for another three years.
Professionals in sports-medicine, fire service, rescue team, workplace response team, lifeguards and ski patrol.
Prerequisites: Valid First Responder certification
Successfully demonstrate the required skills
Minimum 75% mark for written, closed book, knowledge evaluation
Successfully complete minimum of one practical scenario
Attend and participate in 100% of the course
3-year certification in First Responder (digital certificate issued upon successful completion).
Canadian Red Cross Emergency Care for Professional Responders Reference Text*
Canadian Red Cross Emergency Care for Professional Responders Workbook (optional)
*Emergency Care for Professional Responders Manual is required for the course, but its purchase ($150.00) is optional as participants may already have a copy.
Next available dates:
March 20-21, 2021