Standard Child Care First Aid & CPR

Standard Child Care First Aid & CPR $160

Duration: Minimum 16 hours in-class

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*.

Instructor: First Aid Instructor


  • Successfully demonstrate skills and critical steps

  • Min. 75% mark for written knowledge evaluation

  • Attend and participate in 100% of the course

Certification: 3-year certification in Standard Child Care First Aid

Recertification: 8 hours in-class*

*Check local legislation to determine certification level, maintenance, and recertification requirements.

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 (print and/or eBook)
  • Comprehensive Guide to First Aid & CPR (eBook)
  • Standard Child Care First Aid certificate (digital certificate issued upon successful completion)


To register for the next Standard Child Care First Aid & CPR course in Moose Jawplease contact [email protected] or phone 306.631.8527.

To register for the next Standard Child Care First Aid & CPR course in Calgaryplease contact and [email protected] or phone 780.953.1604.