Online Infant/Child CPR, Choking and Injury Prevention Course

Gain the confidence to keep your family safe.

Western Canada's favourite Infant/Child CPR Course is now available in a convenient at-your-own-pace online format!

This accessible video-based course can be completed on your phone, tablet or computer.
Online Infant/Child CPR, Choking and Injury Prevention Course

Learn the essentials.

Know what to do if an infant or child:

  • goes unconscious

  • stops breathing, or

  • begins to choke

  • PLUS! an in-depth discussion on injury prevention for infants and toddlers

Get started today!

Choose between 30 days of access, or an entire year for added peace of mind. If you haven't already started solid foods with an infant, we recommend the 1 year option.

Course contents

Here's what you'll learn in this course:

  • 1
    Welcome to the course!
    • Welcome! We're so glad you're here!
  • 2
    Module 1: Recognizing an emergency
    • What does an emergency actually look like?
    • Managing an unconscious, breathing person (age 1+)
    • Modifying the procedure for an unconscious, breathing infant (0-12m)
    • Quiz: Emergencies
  • 3
    Module 2: CPR
    • CPR: When and why?
    • How to: Landmarking for CPR
    • How to: How deep should we do CPR?
    • How to: How fast should we do CPR?
    • How to: Surface requirements for CPR
    • How to: Breaths
    • CPR Demonstration
    • Modifying CPR for a Child (1-8 years)
    • Modifying CPR for Infants (0-12m)
    • Safety notes: Barrier Devices
    • Quiz: CPR Basics
    • Points to remember
  • 4
    Module 3: Choking Skills
    • Two rules before we start
    • Choking: Child (Conscious)
    • Choking: Adult (Conscious)
    • Choking: Pregnant (Conscious)
    • Understanding the Gag Reflex
    • Choking: Infant (Conscious)
    • Choking: Unconscious
    • The Importance of Receiving Medical Attention
    • Quiz: Choking
  • 5
    Module 4: Injury Prevention
    • Preventing Injuries in Infants and Toddlers
    • Activity: Preventing Injuries
    • The Two Themes of Injury Prevention
    • Preventing Bleeding
    • Preventing Burns
    • Preventing Bone, Joint + Head Injuries
    • Preventing Poisoning
    • What is 'out of reach?'
    • Safe Sleep
    • Resource: Safer Infant Sleep (Perinatal Services BC)
    • Preventing Drowning
    • Preventing Choking
    • Car Seat Safety
    • Recalled Items
    • Injury prevention: What did you learn?
  • 6
    • Congrats! Here's what's next...
    • Resources from the course