Our training partners proudly offer workplace approved CPR re-certification courses. These course are designed for candidates that need to renew expiring or previously expired CPR certificates. Renewal courses are significantly shorter and cheaper than the original full courses. Candidates that successfully complete a workplace approved re-cert course will receive a certificate that is of equal value to the original course certificate. Certification is valid for 3 years and meets government and legislative standards for most provinces.
The following CPR certificates can be re-certified through a workplace approved renewal course:
- CPR level “A” and AED
- CPR level “C” and AED
- CPR level “C” for health care providers, also known as CPR “HCP” and AED.
For more information about the available re-certification courses available to you select the re-cert course of your choice from the main menu.
In order to take a renewal course candidates must meet 3 prerequisites. The eligibility requirements for a re-cert course in the majority of Canadian provinces are:
- Candidates must have completed a re-cert course or a full course within the past 3 years.
- Candidates must have completed a full course or a re-cert course through a credible provider. Credible providers include the Heart and Stroke Foundation, St. Johns Ambulance, St Mark James and the Lifesaving Society. Certificates obtained through on-line CPR courses are not available for re-certification. Re-certification of other agencies certifications are not possible in Ontario.
- Candidates must have completed the previous CPR course or re-cert course through a Canadian provider. Certificates are nationally accredited but not internationally. Candidates that have received certificates outside of Canada will have to take the full course.
To register for a re-certification course in your area select your location from the main menu or the side menu bar. Our training providers offer the highest quality and most up-to-date CPR courses. We strive to partner with the most competitively prices and professional CPR providers in Canada.
We are partnered with several providers throughout Canada that offer affordable priced and high quality re-certification courses. Re-certification providers are located in Vancouver, Calgary, Surrey, Edmonton, Ottawa, Regina, Winnipeg and Saskatoon. Visit our locations page or select from your location in the main or side menu to learn more about our training partners and re-certification providers.
Our training providers offer private re-certification and full workplace approved CPR courses. To book a private course select your location form the menu and contact that provider.
Candidates may be required to re-certify CPR certificates at a earlier date based on employer or school policy. Check with your employer school to determine if you need to re-certify prior to your certificates expiry date. Annual re-certification is recommended by a lot of Canadian employers.