Childcare First Aid Courses

Ottawa First Aid proudly offers workplace approved standard child care first aid and CPR courses. This course is offered exclusively through workplace approved training providers. This first aid class is designed for candidates that want to or work in the child care industry including kindergarten teachers, child-minding and child care workers and daycare workers. This two-day course includes CPR level “B” training and training in the use of automated external defibrillators (AED).   This is one of the most comprehensive and intensive courses offered through the workplace approved. Certificates are valid for 3 years and meet workplace standards for individuals that work in the daycare / childcare industry.

St Mark James standard childcare first aid courses in Ottawa, Ontario

St Mark James standard childcare first aid courses in Ottawa, Ontario

Course Content:

Candidates in this emergency childcare first aid course in Ottawa will learn about the following topics.

  • CPR for adult and child victims.
  • Conscious and unconscious obstructed airway victims (Choking).
  • Respiratory emergencies including asthma, hyperventilation, aspiration and anaphylaxis (allergic reactions).
  • Circulatory emergencies (includes heart attacks, angina and strokes).
  • Deadly bleeding.
  • Internal bleeding.
  • Fractures and broken bones.
  • Seizures
  • Diabetic emergencies including hypoglycemia and hyperglycemia.
  • Sprains and strains.
  • Shaking Baby Syndrome.
  • Environmental emergencies including hypothermia, frost-bite, heat exhaustion, heat stroke and heat cramps.
  • Head and neck injuries.
  • Spinal injuries.
  • Poisons.
  • Automated External Defibrillator (AED) training.


Approved Certification:

Upon completion of the course candidates will receive workplace approved childcare first aid, CPR level “B” AED certification. This certification is valid for 3 years and is a nationally accredited award that is valid throughout Ottawa, Ontario and Canada.

Course Cost:

At Ottawa First Aid we strive to offer the lowest prices in your region. Our childcare first aid, CPR and AED courses cost only — dollars. Course fee includes taxes, child care first aid manual and workplace approved certification fees.

Course Length:

The length of our emergency childcare first aid, CPR and AED courses is 18 hours. It is typically completed within two days.


To register for a standard childcare first aid, CPR level “B” and AED course select the course date, time and location from the selection below. Complete the registration form and submit payment to guarantee you a spot in the course. Accepted methods of payment include credit card or debit card. If you would like to complete payment through another method please feel free to ask via email at [email protected] or call.

No Pressure:

At Ottawa First Aid we have a “no pressure” policy. If you do not complete the course the first time you can re-take the course at no extra cost. We understand that candidates learn through a variety of different methods and at different speeds. Our instructors are patient and understanding.


We have comfortable and convenient locations for standard childcare first aid courses throughout Ottawa.

Private Training:

We offer private emergency childcare first aid training to you or your business in Ottawa. To book a private course please email at [email protected] or call.

Refunds or Cancellations:

Ottawa First Aid does not accept refunds or cancellations of standard childcare first aid courses within 72 hours of the course. Prior to 72 hours candidates can receive a full refund.