Nanaimo Emergency Childcare First Aid and CPR Level B

Nanaimo Emergency Childcare First Aid and CPR Level B

A fun, basic one-day first aid course in Nanaimo, BC for caregivers that covers how to respond to common childhood emergencies.

Do you work in childcare in Nanaimo, BC? Take our fun, memorable Emergency Child Care First Aid course with one of our full-time friendly instructors, and learn how to respond to the most common childhood injuries.

The Nanaimo Emergency Child Care First Aid & CPR Level B course is a one-day basic first aid course that will cover everything from CPR/AED to wound care to poisons to using the EMS system. We teach this course using realistic, scenario-based learning so you will leave the course feeling confident and ready to be a hero for the children you care for. This course meets BC's Child Licensing requirements. If you're looking for a more comprehensive course, check out the Standard First Aid - it meets licensing requirements as well, and covers even more than this one.

We've made masks mandatory in all our first aid courses to help curb the spread of COVID-19 in our communities. You can check out our resources section for our full Nanaimo COVID-19 Safety Plan.

Full Course Length 8 hours - $110.00 Register Now

Course Details

Topics Covered

This course includes:

  • The Red Cross
  • Responding to Emergencies
  • The EMS System
  • Check, Call, Care
  • Airway Emergencies
  • Breathing and Circulation Emergencies – Child and Baby
  • First Aid for Respiratory and Cardiac Arrest – Child and Baby
  • Wound Care
  • Head, Neck, and Spinal Injuries
  • Bone, Muscle, and Joint Injuries
  • Sudden Medical Emergencies
  • Environmental Illness
  • Poisons
  • Caring for Children


Canadian Red Cross certificates are now virtual! You will receive a temporary certificate at the end of your course, and a permanent virtual certificate will be emailed to you after you've successfully completed the course. You will be able to view your manual and certification online at any time through your MyRedCross account. Certification is valid for 3 years.


There are no recertification classes at this time. Please check back.


Emergency First Aid & CPR Manual

The Emergency Childcare First Aid & CPR course includes the following materials:

  • Canadian Red Cross Childcare First Aid & CPR Manual (virtual)
  • Canadian Red Cross Comprehensive Guide to First Aid (virtual)

Where to find us:

Visit our Nanaimo training courses here.

Nanaimo (1611 Bowen Road, #3)

1611 Bowen Road, Unit 3 Nanaimo, B.C. V9S 1G6

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Who should take this course?

  • Childcare Providers
  • Babysitters
  • Summer Camp Counsellors
  • Parents
  • Grandparents

Looking for a group class?

If you have a group of people and would like us to come to you to teach a
Emergency Childcare First Aid and CPR Level B course, we offer this course in the following locations:

Nanaimo | Parksville | Qualicum Beach | Lantzville | Comox | Courtenay | Cumberland | Campbell River

Give us a call at 1.866.282.5378, or send us an email at to arrange a group course.

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