Programs & Services: Certification Courses

First Aid - Standard (Red Cross)

This is a 2 day comprehensive course that provides training for dealing with life-threatening situations. Topics covered include all the material in Emergency First Aid (choking treatment, CPR, severe bleeding, shock, etc.) plus poisoning, bone and joint injuries, hypothermia, moving a first aid casualty, and medical conditions such as diabetic crisis, convulsions, heart attack and stroke ( CPR component is equivalent to CPR C,  AED also included.) Certification is in effect for 3 years. A First Aid Recertification course can be taken once only before expiry, again effective for 3 years. Following the recertification, the Full Standard First Aid course must be taken to remain certified.

STAFF & FACULTY: Please 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 reconline@mcmaster.ca.

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

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

First Aid - Standard (Red Cross)

Activities include: First Aid

First Aid -Standard (Red Cross): Fall Semester

  • McMaster Students and DBAC Members: $99.00, Non-Members: $145.00
  • Registration Required
September 29, 2018 to September 30, 2018
Saturday9:00am - 5:00pmFirst Aid -Standard (Red Cross)
Sunday9:00am - 5:00pmFirst Aid -Standard (Red Cross)

First Aid -Standard (Red Cross): Fall Semester

  • McMaster Students and DBAC Members: $99.00, Non-Members: $145.00
  • Registration Required
October 20, 2018 to October 21, 2018
Saturday9:00am - 5:00pmFirst Aid -Standard (Red Cross)
Sunday9:00am - 5:00pmFirst Aid -Standard (Red Cross)

First Aid -Standard (Red Cross): Fall Semester

  • McMaster Students and DBAC Members: $99.00, Non-Members: $145.00
  • Registration Required
November 24, 2018 to November 25, 2018
Saturday9:00am - 5:00pmFirst Aid -Standard (Red Cross): Fall Semester
Sunday9:00am - 5:00pmFirst Aid -Standard (Red Cross): Fall Semester

Facilities

What to Wear

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

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.