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 "C" and AED certification 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 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 reconline@mcmaster.ca.

  • Fall Registration opens August 1
  • Winter Registration opens December 1
  • Spring Registration for First Aid courses opens March 1  (Weekday courses only offered in spring)

 

 

 

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

First Aid - Standard (Red Cross)

Activities include: First Aid

First Aid - Standard (Red Cross): Fall Term

  • McMaster Students and DBAC Members: $99.00, Non-Members: $145.00, Eligible Staff/Faculty: $0.00
  • Registration Required
November 16, 2019 to November 17, 2019
Saturday9:00am - 5:00pmFirst Aid - Standard (Red Cross)
Sunday9:00am - 5:00pmFirst Aid - Standard (Red Cross)

First Aid - Standard (Red Cross): Winter Term

  • McMaster Students and DBAC Members: $99.00, Non-Members: $145.00, Eligible Staff/Faculty: $0.00
  • Registration Required
February 1, 2020 to February 2, 2020
Saturday9:00am - 5:00pmFirst Aid - Standard (Red Cross): Winter Term
Sunday9:00am - 5:00pmFirst Aid - Standard (Red Cross): Winter Term

First Aid - Standard (Red Cross): Winter Term

  • McMaster Students and DBAC Members: $99.00, Non-Members: $145.00, Eligible Staff/Faculty: $0.00
  • Registration Required
March 21, 2020 to March 22, 2020
Saturday9:00am - 5:00pmFirst Aid - Standard (Red Cross): Winter Term
Sunday9:00am - 5:00pmFirst Aid - Standard (Red Cross): Winter Term

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)