Red Deer First Aid the leading training service provider of first aid, cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR), and automated external defibrillation (AED) classes in Red Deer. Because Red Cross certification is quick and hassle-free with Red Deer First Aid, their certification programs are also the most popular in the area. Full training courses, stand-alone classes, private classes, and refresher courses are offered to prospective trainees for enrolment.
Check out details about Red Deer First Aid below!
Registration and enrolment
A complete list of offered classes can be found on the Red Deer First Aid website here. Schedules and on-line application forms can also be found on the Red Deer First Aid homepage. Trainees may also complete their enrolment through e-mail, telephone call, and walk-ins at the training centers.
Training courses are offered at very low rates, the lowest in the area. Other training service providers can’t compete with Red Deer First Aid course rates. Initial enrolment fees are inclusive of taxes, certificates, Red Cross registration fees, training manuals, and use of training equipment.
Trainees who drop out of their course are entitled to a full refund, provided a 72-hour notice is given.
First aid training classes are very popular among Red Deer First Aid trainees because of the variety of skills learned. Trainees learn to manage different injuries or situations such as bleeding, burn, or choking emergencies.
Trainees who are able to complete the course are awarded a Red Cross training certificate, valid for three years throughout Canada.
Private classes are offered to big groups or companies who request separate training classes and schedules. Refresher courses are offered twice a week for renewal of expired or near-expiry certificates.
Facilities and instructors
All courses are overseen by Red Cross certified instructors, taught in high-end facilities with the latest training equipment. The training centers are located throughout Red Deer, with easy access to public transportation. Free parking and restaurants are also available near the training centers.
Did You Know?
If the infant is visibly distressed and is unable to cry, cough, or breath, do the following:
- Lay infant face down on your forearm. Support the neck and head.
- Give five quick and firm back blows with the heel of your hand.
- Check the mouth for any obstructions. DO NOT fingersweep the mouth.
- Lay infant down on your forearm, face up.
- Use two fingers on the breastbone (sternum) just below the nipple line.
- Give up to five chest thrusts.
- Check the mouth.
Note: Bring the infant to the hospital or call an ambulance if object doesn’t dislodge after three cycles of back blows and chest thrusts.
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