Red Cross Courses
Emergency First Aid
This course is an overview of first aid and cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) skills for the workplace or home. It includes the latest first aid and CPR guidelines, as well as injury prevention, CPR and AED.
Standard First Aid
Standard First Aid teaches 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. It includes the latest first aid and CPR guidelines. It meets federal and provincial/territorial regulations for Standard First Aid and CPR.
Wilderness & Remote First Aid
This course provides a basic level of Wilderness & Remote First Aid. It covers material in Standard First Aid and CPR, plus special material on techniques for wilderness and remote areas. This course also offers strategies for providing extended care for up to 24 hours. Part of the course is taught in an outdoor setting and requires greater physical activity and endurance than typical first aid training. It is suitable for those who work or live in remote locations or who are outdoor recreation enthusiasts.
Advanced Wilderness & Remote First Aid
This course includes comprehensive first aid and CPR techniques for those who need a higher level of training to work and respond to emergencies in isolated or wilderness settings. The training is also suitable for those who act as guides or supervisors for groups of people. The course covers material in Standard First Aid & CPR, plus advanced strategies for providing extended care for more than 24 hours. Part of the course is taught in an outdoor setting and requires greater physical activity and endurance than typical first aid training.
For more information about Red Cross First Aid Courses, view their website.
Lifesaving Society of Manitoba Courses
Basic First Aid
This is a three to four hour course that includes how to contact emergency medical services, rescue breathing, how to treat choking and minor injuries.
Emergency First Aid
This is for people who want a general knowledge of first aid principles and the emergency treatment of injuries. Skills include: victim assessment, CPR, choking and what to do for external bleeding, heart attack, stroke wounds and burns. Includes CPR-A certification.
Standard First Aid
This course provides comprehensive training covering all aspects of first aid and CPR. Standard First Aid incorporates all of Emergency First Aid and is designed for those who require a more in-depth understanding of first aid including: legal implications of first aid treatment, spinal injuries, heat or cold injuries, bone and joint injuries, chest injuries, and medical emergencies. Includes CPR-C certification.
Four levels of CPR training – A, B, C and HCP – are designed to meet the needs of both the public and professional rescuers like lifeguards. Learn CPR skills and the signs, symptoms and care of choking, non-breathing and pulseless victims. CPR courses teach the risk factors associated with heart disease and how to prevent them or reduce their effects. All Lifesaving Society CPR training is consistent with standards established by the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada.
This course builds on the skills learned in CPR and first aid courses, and provides knowledge of how the heart works and what goes wrong when defibrillation is required. Participants learn when and how to operate an automated external defibrillator including AED maintenance, data management, and reporting protocols required following an incident. This course can be combined with First Aid & CPR.
For more information about Lifesaving First Aid Courses, view their website.
Heart & Stroke Courses
This is the Canadian standard in CPR and AED training. This straightforward, yet comprehensive, course provides you with the skills and confidence to respond to a cardiac arrest at home, in public or at work.
Basic Life Support (BLS)
BLS is the foundation for saving lives after cardiac arrest. It is designed for healthcare providers and trained first responders who provide care to patients in a wide variety of settings, and teaches both single-rescuer and team basic life support skills for application in pre-hospital and in-facility settings.
For more information about Heart & Stroke Courses, view their website.
For more details and prices please email Audrey or call her at 204-305-0141 (cell) or 204-642-7618 (camp office).