Continuing education

Emergency First aid and CPR for children and babies


Similar to the adult first aid and CPR course, this course is specifically designed for caregivers of children at work or at home and provides the skills to recognize and respond to cardiovascular emergencies (level B CPR). If you pass the exam, you will receive a Canadian Red Cross certificate that is recognized across Canada and valid for three years.

Course description

** This course is only offered in French **

Course reference : 130 SANE

Course title : Emergency First aid and CPR for children and babies

Secteur de formation : Health and safety

Conditions de participation : Students must commit to attend the whole day.

Description : 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.

Main themes :

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

Objectif / Certificat : Certificate from the Canadian Red Cross recognized across Canada after passing the exam.

Duration : 8 hours

Cost : 95$

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

More information

If you have any questions, do not hesitates to contact us via email at admission@educacentre.com or by phone at 604.708.5100 poste 1101.