Blended Learning Standard First aid and CPR course I Online Theory, In-Class Practical
The successful completion of the blended learning Standard First Aid course is a three-step process.
1. You Need To Complete The Online Theory
Through computer-based training structured in a self-paced modular format, the blended learning Standard First Aid course allows students to access audio and text instruction as well as instructional videos and quizzes. A passing mark of 80% is the requirement to proceed to each successive module.
Advantages of the computer-based training are as follows:
- You work at your own pace and schedule
- The courses are interactive and customizable
- You have unlimited course access for two years
- And you can start your course immediately
2. Attend In-class Training
Following the completion of the computer-based theory, students are required to attend the in-class portion of the course. This is delivered by an instructor and the focus is on the practical application of the course content.
Advantages of the in-class training are as follows:
- The classes are held at convenient locations and times
- You get to participate in hands-on training
- You learn from experienced instructors
- Training time is half the time the traditional course format would take
3. Write The Exam
Upon the successful completion of the in-class training, students write the government-approved Standard First Aid test.
Blended learning, therefore, offers the following advantages:
- It combines online multimedia instruction with hands-on training
- It provides full (3-year) certification
- 24/7 access to online theory from any computer or smartphone with internet access
- The course accommodates individual learning styles
- Immediate access to training and certification
- Legal implications
- Assessing the scene
- How the body works
- The primary and secondary survey
- Fractures, dislocations, and sprains
- Heart attacks, angina, and strokes
- Wounds and bleeding
- Head and spinal injuries
- Eye injuries
- Heat illnesses
Frequently Asked Questions!
After Registering for a course, how do I access the online learning portion of my blended learning course?
After completing registration online or over the phone, the Mainland safety representative will enter your details to the Canadian Red Cross portal and you will receive an email from Canadian Red Cross to complete your online course portion.
When would I get my certificate?
You will get a temporary certificate from Mainland Safety that proves you took and passed one of our courses, you will receive your actual certificate within 48 hours after passing the course.
Where is my certificate valid?
Blended Standard first aid course is approved and valid all over Canada. In the province of British Columbia, it is also equivalent to Occupational first aid Level 1 also known as OFA Level 1.Your certificate will expire in 3 years from the date it was issued on.
- Online First Aid & CPR Manual
- E-Certification card