Childcare First Aid

Childcare first aid is a first aid, CPR and AED course produced for people which work in daycares and child-minding departments. This class is considered among the most detailed and comprehensive classes offered by the workplace approved. Individuals will learn about several unique first aid topics and master essential cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and AED skills. This training course is available through St Mark James Training. To register for a childcare first aid and CPR course in Thunder Bay scroll down to the bottom of the page to view the available courses, dates and times.

workplace approved standard childcare first aid and CPR level "B" Courses in Thunder Bay, Ontario
Workplace Approved standard childcare first aid and CPR level “B” Courses in Thunder Bay, Ontario 

Length of Class

Emergency childcare first aid and cardiopulmonary resuscitation takes approximately eighteen hours to complete. The span of time is dependent on the skill and experience level of the students training course.

CPR Integrated into the Program

Every standard childcare first aid and CPR lessons has to include cardiopulmonary resuscitation “B” education. It’s the only level of cardiopulmonary resuscitation education that can be paired along with the class. Cardiopulmonary resuscitation level “B” educates student’s cardiopulmonary resuscitation and AED rescue strategies for child and adult victims.

Cost of Childcare First Aid Course

The total cost of an emergency childcare first aid and CPR class is — dollars. Included in the cost of the course is the training manual and taxes.

Childcare 1st Aid and CPR Official Certification

Individuals who pass this course will get a St Mark James standard childcare first aid, CPR and AED cert that also displays certification in CPR level “B” and automated external defibrillator training. This award is current for 36 months. The cert is given out as a wallet sized official document. Students can receive a 8.5″ by 11″ cert if desired. The wall-mount record has no licensing significance so individuals need to keep the wallet sized certificate to indicate certification in the program.

Childcare CPR, AED and First Aid Curriculum

Standard childcare first aid goes over several unique subjects such as:

  • Basic CPR techniques for adult and child victims
  • AED usage for adult and child victims
  • Prevention and recognition of shaking baby syndrome (SBS)
  • Head and neck trauma including spinal injuries
  • Minor and major injuries
  • Respiratory emergencies
  • Seizures and convulsions
  • Hypoglycaemia and hyperglycaemia emergencies
  • Major and minor circulatory emergencies

These CPR and first aid subjects are explored in detail in all workplace approved childcare first aid, CPR and AED programs. Participants will receive a St Mark James childcare first aid, CPR and AED handbook to supplement the training from the class.

Register for a childcare CPR and first aid course in Thunder Bay. The content and skills learned from this program can help you be equipped for nearly every adult or adolescent emergency predicament.