Medicine Kit

HEART STROKE

COURSES

BLS PROVIDER

  • BLS Provider is an instructor-led and fundamental course for all healthcare professionals. 

 

  • You will learn single and multi-rescuer basic life support skills with a focus on high-quality CPR and team dynamics.

  • BLS is a pre-requisite for advanced resuscitation courses and many healthcare-related training programs.

  • Certification in BLS Provider (Heart + Stroke)  is often required for employment in the healthcare field.

    Course Duration - 4 hours

    Course Completion Card:

     BLS Provider

     (Valid for 1 year)

BLS PROVIDER

RENEWAL

  • BLS Provider Renewal course is a fast-paced course designed for experienced healthcare providers. 

  • This course assumes comprehensive awareness, knowledge and skill proficiency in Heart & Stroke BLS concepts.

  • Best suited to healthcare providers who use BLS skills regularly 

 

   Prerequisites: Current Heart &     Stroke BLS Provider                           certification 

   OR

   BLS Renewal Prerequisite               Challenge  Certificate

   Course Duration - 2 hours

   Course Completion Card: 

     BLS Provider                                       (Valid for 1 year)

BLS BLENDED 120

  • The BLS Blended 120 format is designed for first time BLS learners and/or those who do not use their BLS skills on a regular basis.

 

  • Combines online learning and in-classroom training

 

  • Covers the same course curriculum and skills as an instructor-led course.

  • The two parts:

  1. A self-directed online cognitive program: Online Component                             1 - 2 hours

  2. A classroom-based skills session: In-Classroom Component                                    2 hours

  Course Duration: 3 - 4 hours

  ​Course Completion Card:                      BLS Provider

             (Valid for 1 year)

 

BLS BLENDED 90

  • The BLS Blended 90 format is designed for BLS learners who are confident in their BLS skills.

  • Combines online learning and in-classroom training.    

  • Covers the same course curriculum and skills as an instructor-led course.

 

  •  The two parts:

  1. A self-directed : Online Component    

                         1 - 2 hours

    2.  A classroom-based skills                   session:  In-Classroom                       Component

                           1.5 hours

    Course Duration: 2.5 - 3.5 hours

    Course Completion Card:                         BLS Provider

                 (Valid for 1 year)

 

Heartsaver CPR AED - C

  • Heartsaver is the essential CPR and automated external defibrillator (AED) course.


  This course is for: 

  • Course completion card for workplace, volunteer or other requirements.​

  • People ready, willing and able to help in case of a cardiac arrest or choking.​

  • Caregivers, parents and families with children or infants, who want to be prepared.

  Content:

  • How high-quality CPR improves survival

  • Concepts of the Chain of Survival

  • Recognizing need for CPR

  • Adult CPR and AED use

  • Adult choking relief

  • Child CPR, AED and choking

  • Infant CPR and choking

  Course Duration - 4.35 hours

  Course Completion Card:

    Heartsaver CPR/AED Level C

    (Valid for 1 year)

Standard First Aid

Level C

  • Standard First Aid is a comprehensive 2-day program.

  • Designed to teach you essential skills to effectively respond to medical emergencies.

 

  • This course meets provincial workplace regulatory requirements 

 

  • Covers CPR

  • Responding to breathing, airway and circulation emergencies 

  • Control of bleeding 

  • Shock 

  • Stabilizing fractures and dislocations

  • Had and spine injuries, and more.

    Course Duration - 16 hours

    Course Completion Card:

      Standard First Aid + CPR Level C

      (Valid for 3 years)

Standard First Aid + BLS

  • Comprehensive 18-hour course combines Standard First Aid and Basic Life Support (BLS) Provider courses.

 

  • Instructor-led course meets provincial workplace regulatory requirements.  

  • Intended for healthcare and emergency care professionals and providers across varying disciplines.

  • ​Successful students earn: 

  • 3-year Standard First Aid certification

       and

  • 1-year BLS Provider card.

   Course Duration - 18 hours

   Course Completion Cards:

      1, Standard First Aid + CPR-C 

      (Valid 3 years)

      2. BLS Provider 

      (Valid 1 year)

Recertification

Standard First Aid

  • Standard First Aid Recertification is 1-day course intended for people whose current Standard First Aid CPR AED Level C card is nearing expiry.

 

  • Reviews proven methods for providing standard first aid to injured or ill persons. 

   Prerequisite - Current (not expired)       Standard First Aid + CPR/AED               certification

 

   Course Duration - 8 hours

   Course Completion Card: 

      Standard First Aid + CPR-C

      (Valid for 3 years)