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What is Online Blended-learning Course?

A blended learning course combines the benefits of combining both online training and in-person / in-class training into one course.

The Red Cross blended (online/in-class) courses offered are for both the Standard First Aid Full Certification and Recertifications. These blended (online/in-class) courses are taken in place of the in-class Standard First Aid Certification and Recertification courses.

For example, the in-class Standard First Aid, w/CPR with AED (full cert) course is a 2-day instructor-led class.  Should you take a BLENDED Standard First Course (full cert) instead, you would 1) first complete the online portion of the course AND THEN 2) only spend 1 day in an instructor-led classroom.

NOTE: The Blended first aid / CPR course is taken in place of full in-class equivalent first aid / CPR class.  The certificates issued is the same!

How a Blended First Aid Course Registration and Course Completion Works?
  1. First you register online for the  BLENDED first aid course with us and select an in-class date for the course. (Date, Time and Location)
  2. Within 2 business days, you will receive an email from the Red Cross to register/sign-in to your account and you will be invited to begin the online portion of your First Aid and CPR course.
  3. You will complete the online portion of your course, on the Red Cross site/portal. This online course will be done on your computer at your own pace. This course will cover theoretical information and include a knowledge evaluation/test.  ** This portion of the course needs to be successfully completed BEFORE attending the in-class portion of the course.
  4. Lastly, you will then attend your REGISTERED in-class instructor-led portion of the course. The class covers skills development, practice sessions, with knowledge evaluations. The in-class skills session is led by a Certified Red-Cross instructor with SOS First Aid.

In order to obtain a SFA certificate with a BLENDED course, the in-class portion portion of the course must be completed within 90 days of successfully completing the online portion of the course. SOS First Aid offers first aid courses that service the communities of Mississauga, Brampton, Milton, Oakville, Burlington, Hamilton, Ancaster, Stoney Creek and St. Catherines. 

About Red Cross Blended First Aid Courses

There are 3 Red Cross Blended First Aid and CPR Level C courses available to support your personal or employer requirements: Blended Standard First Aid, Blended Emergency First Aid and CPR and Blended Recertification Standard First Aid. These courses include the knowledge and use of an AED.  We also offer blended streamlined approach for medical professionals to obtain their Standard First certification with their BLS certification.

Completion:  To successfully complete the course, the learner must demonstrate skills and critical steps, obtain a 75% min. passing mark for the written knowledge evaluation, must attend and participate in 100% of the course.

Online to In-Person Timing: WSIB announced all certifications that expire after March 1, 2020 are automatically temporarily extended. Once you have completed the online portion of this blended learning course, your will have 90 days to complete the in-class portion of the course/

Our online courses are self-paced. Participants may leave the course at any time and can resume where they left off. The duration will vary depending on the individual learner and their prior knowledge of the subject matter.

How to Choose the Right CPR Course? Click on  Red Cross Decision Tree .  If you are still not sure which course is best for you, Contact Us or call us at 905-844-9813.

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