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CPR level A

We offer stand-alone basic CPR courses in Nanaimo for participants that are looking to learn CPR and AED rescue techniques for adult victims. This course takes approximately 3 to 4 hours to complete and provides successful participants with a wallet sized workplace approved certificate that is valid for 3 years. This course does not  include any first aid training or certification and primarily focuses on CPR and AED usage. To register for a CPR level “A” course in Nanaimo scroll to the bottom of the page to view available course dates, times and locations.

Disease Prevention - Putting on Gloves with CPR level A

Participants enrolled in CPR training in Nanaimo will learn about disease prevention which involves taking the proper precautions prior to helping.


Participants that complete this course will receive a St Mark James CPR level “A” certificate that meets workplace and academic requirements. This award is valid for 3 years throughout Canada.

Course Content of CPR level A

Participants enrolled in this basic CPR course in Nanaimo will learn the following:

  • The Rescuer’s Role
  • Nanaimo First Aid Check, Call and Care Program
  • H.A.IN.E.S. (High Arm in Endagered Spine) Recovery Position
  • Choking Management in Adult Victims
  • Assisting with Medications (5 Rights of Medication)
  • Recognizing and Managing Circulatory and Breathing Emergencies including: Angina and Heart Attack and Stroke
  •  CPR for Adult Victims
  • Deadly Bleeding

Registration for CPR level A

To register for a CPR level “A” and AED course in Nanimo, British Columbia scroll to the bottom of the page to view available course dates, times and locations. Registration can also be completed by email or telephone.

Transfers and Refunds

Transfers and refunds are not accepted within 72 hours of the course. Prior to this time registered participants can receive a full refund.

Course Length

This basic CPR course takes approximately 3 to 4 hours to complete. Participants must attend 100% of the course and complete a multiple choice test with a minimum score of 75% to complete the course.

Private Courses

We proudly offer workplace approved CPR level “A” and AED courses in Nanaimo to groups of any size. Please contact us via email or telephone to inquire about or book a course.