Programs & Services: Certification Courses

First Aid - Standard Recertification (Red Cross)

Fall/Winter weekend schedule for courses now available, registration for Fall will open August 8.  Weekday courses will be offered again throughout May/June 2023.

All courses to be held in WB113, DBAC.

Please Note: If you completed a one-day recertification course for your previous certification , you must attend a full two-day Standard First Aid course to remain certified. One day recert courses can only be done once before full 2-day certification is required again. Following each full two day certification, only the one day recert is required. All certifications remain in effect for 3 years before expiring.

 If you are interested in taking your first aid course independently at an alternate location, please see the Red Cross website at https://myrc.redcross.ca/en/

Please contact Heidi O'Brien at obrienh@mcmaster.ca if you have any questions.

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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)  You must have  Red Cross documentation 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(pay with debit, cash, cheque or credit card)  or Print Registration Form and email to reconline@mcmaster.ca. If using the form payment is by Visa, MC or Amex ONLY. To see more details and how many spots are left in a course, please check 'Fall 2022 First Aid'  at https://macreconline.ca/Program/GetProducts?classification=9b5e697d-cffc...

Please note that no refunds, only credits on accounts will be issued for cancellations less than 1 business day prior to the course, and no-shows will be charged. For registered employees, department account numbers will be charged for no-shows and cancellations less than 1 business day prior to course.

  • Fall Registration opens August 8
  • Winter Registration opens December 1
  • Spring Registration opens April 1

 

 

For more information contact the Registration Office: 905-525-9140 x24464 reconline@mcmaster.ca

First Aid - Standard Recertification (Red Cross)

Activities include: First Aid

Red Cross Standard First Aid Recertification

  • McMaster Students & DBAC Members: $72 Non-Members: $99 Staff/Faculty $0
  • Registration Required
October 23, 2022
Sunday9:00am - 5:00pmRed Cross Standard First Aid Recertification

Facilities

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)