Continuing education

Emergency first aid and CPR for adults

This course leads to a certification essential and necessary for many jobs: students will learn simple first aid techniques that can be used at home or at work. The course provides the skills to recognize and respond to cardiovascular emergencies in adults (CPR Level C). 

Course description

** This course is offered in French only **

Course reference: 141 SANE

Course title: Emergency first aid and CPR for adults

Training sector: Health and safety

Participation conditions: Students must commit to attend the whole day.

Description: Basic one-day course offering an overview of first aid and cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) skills for the workplace or home.

Main themes:

  • Preparing to respond
  • The EMS system
  • Check, Call, Care
  • Airway emergencies
  • Breathing and circulation emergencies
  • First aid for respiratory and cardiac arrest
  • Wound care
  • CPR (cardiopulmonary resuscitation) skills for adults
  • Provide first aid to choking, hemorrhaging people, or people suffering from a burn or fracture, and more

Objective / Certificate : Certificate from the Canadian Red Cross recognized across Canada after passing the exam

Duration : 8 heures

Cost : 100$

Refund :
The student, or a person acting on their behalf, may receive a full refund if they notifie the College at least 24 hours before the start of the classe. The notice must be sent in writing to After this period, no refund will be granted. The refund will be issued within 30 days of the request.

More info

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