First aid and CPR certification

First Aid and CPR are two separate certifications. Please ensure that you have successfully completed all of the requirements for your program. Durham College’s Continuing Education department offers both CPR and first aid certification. 

Program

First Aid and CPR Requirements

(Current unless otherwise noted below)

Advanced Law Enforcement and Investigation

  • Canadian Heart and Stroke Foundation Basic Rescuer Certificate in CPR (Level C) certificate
  • Standard first aid certificate

Firefighter – Pre-service, Education and Training

  • Canadian Heart and Stroke Foundation Basic Rescuer Certificate in CPR (Healthcare Provider)
  • Standard first aid certificate

Paramedic

  • Canadian Heart and Stroke Foundation Basic Rescuer Certificate in CPR (Level C) certificate (within one year)
  • Standard first aid certificate (within three years)

Paramedic – Advanced Care

  • Canadian Heart and Stroke Foundation Basic Rescuer in CPR (Level C) certificate (within one year)
  • Current standard first aid (within three years) or AEMCA certificate

Victimology

  • Canadian Heart and Stroke Foundation Basic Rescuer CPR (Level C) certificate
  • Standard first aid certificate

Youth Corrections and Intervention

  • Canadian Heart and Stroke Foundation Basic Rescuer CPR (Level C) certificate
  • Standard first aid certificate