Educational Programs

Be prepared for the unexpected with Canadian Red Cross First Aid Programs. First Aid and CPR knowledge can help you protect yourself and those close to you. Before a professional responder arrives to help, you can make all the difference in helping someone in need.

Standard First Aid CPR and AED - Level C

Standard First Aid CPR and AED - Level C

Learn to think, react and improvise in emergency situations. The two-day course includes CPR, automate external defibrillator (AED), head and spinal injuries, choking, poisoning and life-threatening emergencies.

Standard First Aid Recertification

Standard First Aid Recertification

This one-day recertification course is designed for individuals that have a valid Standard First Aid certificate that will soon expire. Please bring your unexpired certificate with you when you attend.

Red Cross First Aid Instructor Recertification

Red Cross First Aid Instructor Recertification

Recertification course for current Red Cross First Aid Instructors.

Red Cross Babysitter Course - Virtual

Red Cross Babysitter Course - Virtual

Prepare for your first job as a ‘professional babysitter.’ Learn the basics in this virtually facilitated course and get tips for finding babysitting jobs. You’ll learn simple techniques for First Aid, how to handle emergency situations and strategies to create a safe and happy environment for children. The course covers babysitters’ and family rights and responsibilities, basic baby and child care skills, ideas to foster positive interactions with children of different ages, as well as child safety and injury prevention. Graduates of this program can choose, with parental consent, to have their name included in our Babysitter Referral Service. Students will meet with their facilitator three times, once a week for three hours to complete this course. Course materials will be available for pick-up at the LRC 1 week prior to the course start date. This course will require the participants to complete learner-led activities on their own between sessions as well as some activities involving family members.

Nutrition Seminars at the LRC

Nutrition Seminars at the LRC

Join our Certified Holistic Nutritional Consultant for an educational seminar to provide you with useful information, tips and tricks for achieving and maintaining optimal nutrition.