Programs & Services: Certification Courses

First Aid - Standard Recertification (Red Cross)

This is a course to recertify and review skills.

IMPORTANT: You must currently be Red Cross Standard First Aid certified and have taken the full SFA course prior to recertifying.(you cannot repeat a recertification course)   Your certification cannot be expired at time of the recertification, and you must have a Red Cross card to confirm your certification with the instructor .  To remain certified following a recertification course, the full Standard First Aid course must be completed. Certification is valid for 3 years from completion date.  CPR C and AED certification included.

STAFF & FACULTY: Please scroll down and read important information in Tab below for registration requirements.

Note: Online registration is not available for this course.  Register in DBAC WG 101 or Print Registration Form (No CODE required, just Date and Type of Course) and fax to 905-777-0126, or email to

  • Fall Registration opens August 1 
  • Winter Registration opens December 1
  • Spring Registration for first aid courses opens March 1

Spring 2019 Dates:  Courses run from 9am -5pm in WB 113 of the David Braley Athletic Centre.
McMaster Students & DBAC Members: $72.00, Non-Members: $99.00, EligibleStaff/Faculty: $0.00

Wed. May 8

Tues. June 4


For more information contact the Registration Office: 905-525-9140 x24464

First Aid - Standard Recertification (Red Cross)

Activities include: First Aid


Information for Staff and Faculty

STAFF/FACULTY:Please verify with your Human Resources advisor if you are eligible for free training. Departments will be charged in the case of a 'no-show' or for cancellations less than 1 business day prior to course. Employee number, department account number, and contact information MUST be included on registration form if you are registering at $0.

What to Wear

Please wear comfortable clothing suitable for performing the skills required for CPR. (kneeling on mats on floor)