A fast-paced 1-day course that delivers proven methods for providing basic, urgent assistance to injured or ill adults. Through a combination of instruction, demonstration, and hands-on practice, participants will learn how to determine the severity of a patient’s condition and practice safe intervention when providing them with emergency support. This course is aimed at lay rescuers or employees who are required to receive 8 hours or less of emergency or basic first aid instruction/practice as stipulated by provincial or federal health & safety regulations.
A fast-paced and extensive 1-day course that delivers proven methods for providing basic, urgent assistance to injured or ill adults, children and infants. Through a combination of instruction, demonstration, and hands-on practice, participants will learn how to determine the severity of a patient’s condition and practice safe intervention when providing them with emergency support. This course is aimed at lay rescuers or employees who are required to receive 8 hours or less of emergency or basic first aid instruction/practice as stipulated by provincial or federal health & safety regulations.
A comprehensive 2-day first aid program designed to teach you essential skills to effectively respond to medical emergencies in the workplace, home or another setting. This course is designed to meet provincial workplace regulatory requirements* and covers cardiopulmonary resuscitation, including responding to breathing, airway and circulation emergencies, as well as control of bleeding, shock, stabilizing fractures and dislocations, head and spine injuries, and more. This course is ideal for everyday people who want to be prepared for the unexpected.
Heartsaver is the Heart and Stroke Foundations cpr classes and automated external defibrillator (AED) course designed for people who don't have medical training. Emergencies can happen anywhere- home, work or in a public place. Heartsaver will give you the skills and confidence to respond to a cardiac arrest, choking or opioid-associated emergency.
Basic Life Support (BLS) is designed for healthcare providers and trained first responders or those entering healthcare training programs. BLS is a pre-requisite for advanced resuscitation courses and many healthcare-related training programs.
At our BLS course, you will learn single-rescuer and team BLS skills that you can use in both pre-hospital and in-facility environments. An emphasis is placed on high-quality CPR and team dynamics. You will learn to quickly recognize several life-threatening emergencies, give high-quality chest compressions, deliver appropriate ventilations and provide early use of an AED through simulation using manikins with real-time feedback in a fun environment.
BLS Renewal (approx 2 hours)
Fast-paced cpr classes designed for healthcare providers. The BLS Provider Renewal course assumes comprehensive awareness, knowledge and skill proficiency in Heart & Stroke BLS concepts. The course is best suited to healthcare providers who use BLS skills regularly and therefore require limited practice to be successful. Must have a current Heart and Stroke BLS certification or complete the BLS renewal prerequisite challenge on the Heart and Stroke website.
Combines online learning and in-classroom training for those with time restraints. The cpr classes covers the same course curriculum and teaches the same skills as an instructor-led course. Options for in-class time consist of 120 minutes (for those new to BLS), 90 minutes (for those who have not used their skills in some time) or 60 minutes (for those who are proficient and only need to complete the skills test).
ACLS is an advanced course which builds on the foundation of basic life support (BLS) skills. Take your training to the next level and become a strong team member or lead the team with this training program. You will practice high-performance team dynamics and communication through skills stations and code scenarios using manikins which provide real time feedback.
PEARS prepares healthcare providers caring for pediatric patients with foundational skills to assess, recognize, and participate in the initial management of respiratory and/or cardiovascular emergencies and cardiopulmonary arrest. Active case-based instruction will be used to teach students to provide appropriate lifesaving interventions within the initial minutes after response until the child is transferred to an advanced life support provider.
PALS is a video-based, Instructor-led, advanced course, that focuses on a systematic approach to pediatric assessment, basic life support, PALS treatment algorithms, effective resuscitation and team dynamics to improve the quality of care provided to seriously ill or injured children, resulting in improved outcomes.
The Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) is an educational program that introduces the concepts and skills of neonatal resuscitation.
In Canada, NRP is administered by the Canadian Paediatric Society and is designed to teach individuals and teams who may be required to resuscitate newborn babies.