First-aid course

Try our fun, hands on realistic first-aid training in a no pressure learning environment


This course is intended for Paramedics, Midwives, Athletic Therapists, Nursing in Alberta or any field of work or schooling that specifically requires you to take CPR “HCP”.
If you’re new to CPR or have taken a course within the past 3 years you qualify for the “CPR ‘HCP’ (Health-Care Provider)” course. Course includes: prevention, recognition and treatment of heart attack, angina, and strokes. Candidate will also learn emergency scene management, recognition and treatment for conscious or unconscious choking emergencies, CPR level “C” for adults, children and infants as well as the use of an Automated External Defibrillator (AED).  This course also covers jaw thrust for suspected spinal injuries, use of the Bag-Valve Mask and two person infant CPR.  Canadian Red Cross certification is valid for three years.

CPR HCP Certification: 3 hours

If you are registering for a recertification, you must bring proof of current certification with you to the course. If you do not show proof of current certification, you will not be certified.

Virtual Red Cross Comprehensive First-Aid manual included. Hard copy manuals available for an additional $6.00. When applicable, first-aid course price includes GST.

Red Cross First Aid certificates are now virtual! You will receive a temporary certificate at the end of your course, and your certificate will be emailed to you after the course has taken place.

Full Course Length: 4 Hours
Recertification: 4 Hours

Schedule and Online registration for Victoria (Richmond School) B.C.

Schedule and Online registration for Nanaimo B.C.

Schedule and Online registration for Duncan B.C.

Our Clients Say

"I have recertified for CPR about 10 times in my career & this was by far the best recertification!”

Gwen Gosson


"This is the best CPR course I have ever taken in 55 years of nursing and I highly recommend it.The instructors teaching abilities are excellent!!!”

Lois Mesner RN

CPR C/AED recert

"Enerergetic and animated instuctor, very efficient. Thank-you !"

Fernanda Polanco

CPR C/AED recert

"Andrea demonstrated an amazing wealth of knowledge and was clear and direct with her explanations."

Michael Walsh 

CPR C/AED recert

"This is one of the first times I’ve left the class feeling completely confident with what I learned.”

Tina Halasz


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If you have a group of people and would like us to come to you to teach a CPR HCP course, we offer this course in the following locations: 

Victoria | Langford | Esquimalt | Sooke | Cobble Hill | Mill Bay | Duncan | Lake Cowichan | Cedar | Ladysmith | Nanaimo | Parksville | Qualicum Beach | Port Alberni | Coombs | Parksville | Campbell River | Saltspring Island | Pender Island | Powell River | Gabriola Isand

Please give us a call at 1-866-282-5378 or send us an email at to arrange a group course.