Get Your WSIB Approved Standard First Aid Certification – 50% Online and 50% In Class Training – Start Now

Session Overview

Duration: 5 hours online learning PLUS 6.5 – 8 hours in-person teaching time.

Fee: $160.00 / Student Fee: $140.00 (inclusive of any applicable taxes)

Certification: 3-year certification in Standard First Aid and BLS w/AED

This blended (online/in-class) course is a Standard First Aid (SFA) Certification course. This blended (online/in-class)  course is taken in place of the in-class Standard First Aid Certification course.  The BLS portion of the class in completed in-class.

How a Blended First Aid Course Registration and Course Completion Works?
  1. First you register online for the  BLENDED first aid course with the SOS First Aid 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 course.
  3. You will complete the online course, on the Red Cross site/portal. This online course can be done on your computer at your own pace. This course will cover theoretical information and include a knowledge evaluation/test.   ** This online course needs to be successfully completed BEFORE attending the in-class portion of the course.
  1. 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. This portion of the class will cover Basic Life Support (BLS).  NOTE: BLS topics can only completed in class.   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. 

This course covers first aid and CPR BLS skills for those who need training due to work or school requirements or who want more knowledge to respond to emergencies at home and in the community. This course meets legislation requirements for provincial/territorial worker safety and insurance boards (i.e. WSIB in Ontario) and includes the most current first aid and CPR guidelines.

Standard First Aid Topics include: Preparing to respond, the EMS system, Check, Call, Care, airway emergencies, breathing and circulation emergencies, first aid for respiratory and cardiac arrest, wound care, head, neck and spine injuries, bone, muscle and joint injuries, sudden, medical emergencies, environmental illnesses, and poisons (includes opioid poisoning).For Standard First Aid course details, click on the SFA Fact Sheet.

Basic Life Support (BLS) Topics Include: Glove removal, Primary Assessment, CPR and AED, Airway Obstruction, Assisted Ventilation and Basic Life Support special considerations. For the Basics Life Support content details click in the BLS Fact Sheet.

Event Venue Start Date End Date
Blended Standard-First-Aid-with-CPR BLS (Oakville) Oak Park Neighbourhood Centre September 26, 2020 9:00 am - 5:30pm September 27, 2020 9:00 am - 1:00 pm Register
CPR-BLS (Formerly HCP) Recertification (Oakville) Oak Park Neighbourhood Centre September 27, 2020 2:30 pm - September 27, 2020 - 5:00 pm Register
Blended Standard-First-Aid-with-CPR BLS (Mississauga) Living Arts Centre-BMO Room September 29, 2020 9:00 am - 5:30pm September 30, 2020 9:00am - 5:00 pm Register
Blended Standard-First-Aid-with-CPR BLS (Oakville) The Meeting House September 30, 2020 9:00 am - 5:30pm October 1, 2020 9:00am - 1:00 pm Register
Blended Standard-First-Aid-with-CPR / BLS (Formerly HCP) AED (Mississauga) Living Arts Centre-BMO Room October 7, 2020 9:00 am - 5:30pm October 8, 2020 9:00 am - 5:00 pm Register
Blended Standard-First-Aid-with-CPR BLS (Stoney Creek/Hamilton) SOS First Aid October 10, 2020 9:00 am - 5:30pm October 10, 2020 9:00am - 5:30 pm Register
Blended Standard-First-Aid-with-CPR BLS (Oakville) Oak Park Neighbourhood Centre October 17, 2020 9:00 am - 5:30pm October 18, 2020 9:00 am - 1:00 pm Register