Emergency Child Care First Aid & CPR

Basic one-day course offering an overview of first aid and cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) skills with a focus on childhood injuries and illnesses. Course is designed for those in the early childhood education industry as well as for parents/caregivers. Includes the latest first aid and CPR guidelines. Exceeds competitors’ standards by including injury prevention content, CPR and AED. Register now.

Duration: 8 hours. Flexible scheduling options.

Instructor
VO2 First Aid/CPR Instructor or Instructor Trainer

Completion Requirements
100% attendance, skills demonstration, and 75% min. passing grade on written exam

Certification
3-year certification in Emergency Child Care First Aid, CPR Level B, and AED

Recertification
6–8 hours

Course Content
Level A

  • Preparing to respond
  • The EMS system
  • Check, Call, Care
  • Airway emergencies
  • Breathing and circulation emergencies
  • First aid for respiratory and cardiac arrest
  • Head and spine injuries
Course Content

Level A

  • Bone, muscle and joint injuries
  • Wound care
  • Sudden medical emergencies
  • Environmental emergencies
  • Poisons
  • Keeping children safe

Take Home Matrerials
Red Cross Child Care First Aid & CPR Manual
Certification card and optional wall certificate (or as required by legislation)