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First Aid & BLS

Red Deer College is an authorized provider of Canadian Red Cross courses and programs. Learn how to recognize and respond to cardiovascular and other medical emergencies.

Important information:

  • BLS and First Aid must be renewed prior to the expiry date shown on your card. There is no grace period.
  • Re-training is required every three years; however, many occupations require an annual renewal of skills.
  • Ventilation into a mannequin is required. A necessary barrier device will be provided.
  • A Health Care Provider (HCP) is an individual in the following professions: physicians, nurses (including students), EMRs, EMTs, paramedics, etc.

For more information about the Canadian Red Cross, please call 1.888.307.7997 (toll-free).

See current course offerings open for registration.