CPR Requirements

All regulated members of the College must have current CPR certification, at a level required by Council.  Please know that Council has put a policy in place that speaks to the requirements of a CPR course.

CPR required level of training

Council requires that regulated members hold current CPR certification at all times. This course must include:

  • Didactic learning and assessment
  • Hands-on training and assessment for CPR for adult, child and infant
  • Hands-on training for effective ventilation using a barrier device
  • Hands-on training for automated external defibrillator (AED)
  • Hands-on training for relief of foreign-body airway obstruction for adult, child and infant

Members are required to ensure a copy of their current CPR certification card is uploaded to the College’s registration system. This certificate should include:

  • Member’s name
  • Name of issuing organization
  • Name of course completed
  • Date of completion of certification
  • Date of expiration of certification
  • Signature of authorized CPR instructor

If you have any questions about your CPR certification, please do not hesitate to contact the College.