Life Preservers First Aid Inc.

Basic Life Support (HCP) Recertification

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PLEASE NOTE we now do :  MASK FIT TESTING as well.  Call our office or email us for more details.  

Canadian Red Cross - Basic Life Support (BLS) Recertification

Prerequisite: Basic Life Support, CPR/AED Level HCP 

*Previous certificate must be valid. Expired certifications are not eligible for renewal.

This is a Recertification course designed for students that have a current Basic Life Support certification from one of the following providers only: Life Saving Society, Canadian Red Cross, Heart & Stroke, Canadian Ski Patrol, or St. John's Ambulance.

Red Cross & Lifesaving Society Basic Life Support (HCP) Recertification Courses are available from Life Preservers First Aid Training at our various training centres across the Lower Mainland.  We serve Burnaby, Coquitlam, Richmond, Surrey, Delta, North Vancouver, East Vancouver, West Vancouver and North Vancouver.

Students taking this class will review the materials covered in the Basic Life Support (HCP) course.  The recertification course will cover the same topics as the full Basic Life Support (HCP) course with a focus on recent changes and standards set by the Red Cross or the Lifesaving Society. 

Students will be provided with the skills needed to recognize and respond to emergencies for adults, children and infants for one and two rescuers.  Topics such as choking, airway and breathing emergencies as well as AED training will be covered.

Participants must bring their previous Basic Life Support Card to class.

Requirements for completion:

  • Skills demonstration
  • 100% attendance
  • Grade of 75% on the written test
  • Previous CPR Certification Card

Upon completing the course successfully, participants will receive:

  • 1 Year certification card in Basic Life Support

Duration: 3-4 hours 

This course is offered at multiple locations. View Map.

We also offer Mask Fit Testing! If you are in need of this course please call our offices at 604-354-6199 or click here to register.

Please note that Life Preservers offers both Red Cross and Lifesaving Society classes. If you require a specific class, please call the office to book.

Life Preservers First Aid has a NO REFUND policy as a lot of effort goes into planning our courses and scheduling our instructors. However, if you contact us more than 48 hours in advance we would be happy to reschedule you to another convenient day or hold a course credit for you.

About Life Preservers First Aid Inc.

Life Preservers First Aid Inc. is a Vancouver-based provider of first aid courses for both businesses and the general public. Take a look around the site for a look at what we offer.Feel free to contact us at 604-354-6199.