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Date: February 11th, 2022 @ 12:00pm America/Toronto to February 13th, 2022 @ 6:00pm America/Toronto
Location: Saskatoon, SK

Local health and safety protocols will be strictly followed. Participants will need to be fully vaccinated. Vaccination status will be checked.

This is a 2 or 3-day lecture and practical course (2 days for those requiring recertification only) that meets the requirements of the Canadian Red Cross Society and Sport Physiotherapy Canada for First Responder Certification.

The examples/scenarios used will be sport-specific to enhance the learning of all participants with regard to event coverage situations (whether planning to challenge the SPC Certificate/Diploma exams or not). At the end of the course, the participant:

  • Complete a standardized written exam to meet national Canadian Red Cross standards
  • Have an enhanced ability to respond to emergency situations on-site (ie: head injuries and bleeds)
  • Be trained to use oxygen and an Automated External Defibrillator
  • Be able to transfer players onto spinal boards effectively (including rolls)

*Please note that First Responder Certification must be renewed every 3 years*


Course Fees:

SPC MembersFull Course: $565 (plus tax); Recertification: $440 (plus tax);
Non-member Fees: Full Course: $645 (plus tax); Recertification: $520 (plus tax);

All participants will receive a pocket CPR mask during the course.
Meal and refreshments are not provided.

Daily Schedule
Friday, February 11th | 12:00pm – 8:00pm (Full Course Only)
Saturday, February 12th | 8:00am – 6:00pm (Full + Re-Cert)
Sunday, February 13th  | 8:00am – 6:00pm (Full + Re-Cert)

Administration Centre for Sport, Culture, and Recreation
510 Cynthia Street
Saskatoon, SK

To Register click HERE
Note: To receive the SPC Membership rate, please register with the same email / name used for your CPA Membership account.

Further information, including an introduction to your Course Instructor will be emailed to shortly.

Cancellation Policy

Cancellations made prior to Monday, February 7th 11:59pm EST will receive a full refund, minus a $75 administration fee

Cancellations made on or after Tuesday, February 8th EST will NOT receive a full refund.