What is a Blended Course & is it Approved?
The short answer is: Yes! A blended course is 1/2 online and 1/2 in class and is approved!
The Canadian Red Cross's Blended version of the Standard First Aid with CPR/AED Level C (Intermediate) course meets OH&S provincial & federal regulations, as well as, follows the CSA standards Z1210-17 and the "Alberta Plus" standards.
Instead of the traditional 2 days in class the blended option allows for the exact same certification with 50% less time in class thanks to the self-paced and user-friendly online component!
The online course is emailed to you from the Canadian Red Cross upon registration. Participants complete the online course any time before the in-class skills session.
Successful participants will receive a certification from the Canadian Red Cross that is recognized by Alberta Labour and valid for 3 years. Those who work in BC can add the out of jurisdiction package upon registration.
Blended CPR/AED Level C (complete theory online)
A one day Canadian Red Cross CPR course. Courses on cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) provide the skills needed to recognize and respond to cardiovascular emergencies and choking for adults, children, and babies depending on the level of CPR chosen. All include training in the use of an automated external defibrillator (AED). Courses offer training suitable for workplace or general interest. Includes the latest CPR guidelines. Meets OHS regulations.
Once payment is received, you will receive an email (the same day) from the Red Cross with directions on how to get started: the online portion MUST be completed prior to course day.
Step One: complete the online portion of the course before step two.
Step Two: complete the one day skills/final exam portion of the course.