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Standard Child Care First Aid

Comprehensive two-day course offering lifesaving first aid skills, cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) skills, and injury prevention skills and knowledge, with a focus on childhood injuries and illnesses. Includes the latest first aid and CPR guidelines and meets legislation requirements for provincial/territorial early childhood education and day care worker safety requirements.


Minimum 16 hours in-class

Course Run Time: 9:15am-4:15pm


First Aid Instructor


  • Successfully demonstrate skills and critical steps

  • Min. 75% mark for written knowledge evaluation

  • Attend and participate in 100% of the course


3-year certification in Standard Child Care First Aid


8 hours in-class

Course Content            

  • The Red Cross

  • Responding to Emergencies

  • The EMS system

  • Check, Call, Care

  • Airway emergencies

  • Breathing and Circulation emergencies - child and baby

  • First aid for respiratory and cardiac arrest – child and baby

  • Wound care

  • Head, Neck and spinal injuries

  • Bone, Muscle and Joint injuries

  • Sudden Medical Emergencies

  • Environmental Illnesses

  • Poisons

  • Childhood Illnesses

  • Caring for Children

Includes any other content required by specific legislation

Participant Materials            

  • Child Care First Aid (eBook)

  • Comprehensive Guide to First Aid & CPR (eBook)

  • Standard Child Care First Aid certificate (digital certificate issued upon successful completion)

Course Cost

$138 (taxes included)

Upcoming Course Dates

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