Month: April 2020

Debunking First Aid Myths

Monday, June 8 — 1:00 PM EST https://email.redcross.ca/t/d-l-mhhyuud-yuithjhyjt-y/ Spread the word! Families are invited to join Canadian Red Cross volunteers for virtual, interactive, game-based learning sessions highlighting the importance of first aid and water safety knowledge. We would appreciate if you could share this information with your networks – sessions are free of charge and […]

First Aid Certifications in Alberta Due to COVID-19

All Canadian Red Cross first aid certifications (which would have expired March through June 30, 2020) will be considered valid 90-days beyond their expiry date. Authorized by the Canadian Red Cross and Alberta Occupational Health & Safety. DISCLAIMERThe information posted on this page is for learning and educational purposes only. While every effort is made […]

First aid protocols for an unresponsive person during COVID-19

The Canadian Red Cross has released guidelines for performing first aid/CPR during COVID-19. These guidelines are important to follow whether you’re providing Standard First Aid, BLS CPR skills, or anything else. Canadian Red Cross: Providing first aid during the COVID-19 pandemic can raise questions around safety and transmission. Outlined below are the first aid protocols […]

Training Options During COVID-19 in Calgary

Online Canadian Red Cross First Aid and CPR courses are valid for workplace certifications during COVID-19. All online First Aid, CPR, and Basic Life Support courses meet Alberta Occupational Health & Safety first aid workplace legislation. Participants who complete Part 1: Online Learning will receive a completion certificate that is valid for workplace first aid […]