Basic Life Support Certification

Designed to build participant confidence in performing cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) skills in a team environment for professionals with a duty to respond. Teaches the important steps to perform a rapid assessment, perform Basic Life Support (BLS) skills, and perform rapid defibrillation including use of an Automated External Defibrillator (AED). Airway Management and Oxygen Therapy can also be added as additional certifications to this course.

In-facility care providers, including nursing staff, care aides, medical and dental professionals.
Pre-hospital care providers, which may include professionals in a fire service, rescue team, sports-medicine, lifeguards and ski patrol.

•Stand-alone course – 4 hours
•With Airway Management – 5 hours
•With Oxygen Therapy – 5 hours
•With Airway Management and Oxygen Therapy – 6 hours


•Successfully demonstrate all course skill competencies
•Minimum 75% mark for written, closed book, knowledge evaluation
•Attend and participate in 100% of the course

1-year certification in Basic Life Support
(digital certificate issued upon successful completion)
2 hours (for infromation regarding recertification, pLease contact our reception)

Course Content

•Glove removal
•Primary Assessment
•Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) and
Automated External Defibrillator (AED)
•Airway Obstruction
•Assisted Ventilation
•Basic Life Support special considerations
Participant Materials
•Canadian Red Cross Basic Life Support Field Guide

Course Price: $80.00

Winter 2023

Evening Sessions

Feb 17Fri

Friday, Feb 17

DayTimeRoom Number
Friday17:00 - 21:00LOC-Non-Cr
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Additional Information

Teacher: Dawn Xavier
Course Number: 932003
Registration Start Date: Tuesday, Nov 01, 2022
Maximum Class Size: 18
Status: Registration is closed

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Last Modified: February 6, 2023