Childcare First Aid and CPR

Childcare first aid is a St Mark James training course created for people that work in daycares and child-minding departments. This course is considered among the most detailed and comprehensive training courses available by the workplace approved for Alberta. Candidates will learn skills and techniques on various first aid topics and as well as receive training in infant and child victim CPR. This training course is available solely via St Mark James providers such as Red Deer First Aid. This web site will outline the main points and expectations of an emergency childcare first aid and CPR training course offered in Red Deer. To register for a standard childcare first aid course in Red Deer, Alberta scroll to the bottom of this page to view all available course date, times and locations.

Childcare First Aid Course Length

Standard childcare first aid and CPR is a two-day course that takes a minimum of 18 hours to complete. The length of time depends on the level of skill and level of experience of the participants within the course.

CPR Included in the Course

This course must come partnered with CPR level “B” and AED training. This level of CPR training teaches participants CPR rescue techniques for child and infant victims. This CPR can not be offered in a stand-alone format. AED training is included.

First Aid and CPR Course Cost

The total cost of an emergency childcare first aid and CPR lesson is — dollars. This is a flat rate and we do not have any hidden fees.

Childcare First Aid and Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) Awards

Participants who complete this class get an emergency childcare first aid and CPR award which also shows training in CPR level “B” and automated external defibrillator training. This document is legitimate for 3 years. The award is given out as a card sized official document. Successful participants can get a 8.5″ by 11″ award if desired. The larger award has no accreditation significance so individuals need to hold on to the wallet sized cert to signify certification in the program.

Childcare First Aid and CPR Content

Emergency childcare CPR and first aid features a variety of themes that include:

  • Back Blows for choking obstructed airway conscious victim
    St Mark James standard first aid and CPR level “B” courses in Red Deer, Alberta

    CPR for adult and child victims

  • AED usage for adult and child victims
  • Education in prevention of shaking baby syndrome
  • Head and neck trauma including spinal injuries
  • Severe and minor injuries including bleeding and bruising
  • Sudden breathing emergencies
  • Convulsions and Seizures
  • Sudden diabetic emergencies
  • Circulatory emergencies

These first aid and CPR topics will be explored thoroughly in every St Mark James emergency childcare 1st aid and CPR training. Candidates also receive a St Mark James childcare first aid manual to supplement the education from the class.

Enrol in a childcare first aid and CPR course in Red Deer today. The material and techniques learned from the training course can help you be prepared for just about any child or adult unexpected emergency situation.

Unfortunately, we are not offering standard childcare first aid and CPR level “B” courses in Red Deer at the moment. Please visit St Mark James website ( to find a course near you.

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