Standard First Aid Blended

Availability: Continuous

Length: 5.5 Hours to 7.5 Hours

Department: Red Cross
Campus: Brampton, Guelph, Milton, Mississauga, Vaughan
Semester: Continuous
Duration: 5.5 Hours to 7.5 Hours

Topics: Standard First Aid Certification

Comprehensive two-day course offering first aid and cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) skills for those who need training due to work requirements or who want more knowledge to respond to emergencies at home. Course meets legislation requirements for provincial /territorial worker safety and insurance boards and includes the latest first aid and CPR guidelines.

3-year certification in CPR Level A or C (digital certificate issued upon successful completion)




Successfully demonstrate skills and critical steps

Minimum 75% mark for written, closed book, knowledge evaluation

Attend and participate in 100% of the course


Standard First Aid and CPR Level A or C requires 13-14 hours teaching time

Blended Standard First Aid: 8 hours online learning + 5.5-7.5 hours in-class teaching


Duration:6.5-7.5 hours

Blended Learning:4 hours online learning + 3-4 hours teaching time

*On-line learning time will vary depending on the learner

Course Content

The Red Cross

Preparing to respond

The EMS system

Check, Call, Care

Airway emergencies

Breathing and Circulation emergencies

First aid for respiratory and cardiac arrest

Wound care

Bone, muscle and joint injuries

Environmental Illnesses

Sudden Medical Emergencies


Participant Materials

First Aid & CPR (print and/or eBook)

Comprehensive Guide to First Aid & CPR (eBook)

Standard First Aid CPR A/C – Online access

Standard First Aid certificate (digital certificate issued upon successful completion)

  • Attendance and participation are essential for the full session.
  • Physical effort is required for the CPR course. Individuals who have pre-existing medical issues, such as pregnancy, bone, muscle, joint, or respiratory disorders, should see a doctor before attending. We accept no risk or liability for any accidents or illnesses that may occur as a consequence of course participation. Please see your doctor and remain safe.
  • Along with a written multiple-choice test, participants are assessed on their proficiency in first aid and CPR during the course.
  • There are no refunds for failed efforts.

You will get an email from Red Cross inviting you to obtain your permanent and official certification card three to four business days following your training. You may retrieve your certification through My Red Cross and print or reprint it in wall or pocket card size. In case you have any trouble locating your certification, kindly get in touch with us.

This certification is mandatory for those who need training due to work requirements or who want more knowledge to respond to emergencies at home.