Posted & filed under First Responder Certification, SPC Course.

Date: October 14th, 2022 @ 12:00am America/Toronto to October 16th, 2022 @ 12:00am America/Toronto

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.

Dates/Times (may be subject to change)
Friday, October 14 | 15h00 – 20h00 (FULL Course Only)
Saturday, October 15 | 9h00 – 17h30 (Full & Re-Cert)
Sunday, October 16 | 9h00 – 17h30 (Full & Re-Cert)

Trent Health in Motion
1600 W Bank Dr
Peterborough, ON
K9J 7B8

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

Susie Renaud

Further information, including an introduction to your Course Instructor will be emailed a week before the course.

Cancellation Policy
Cancellations made prior to Friday, September 16th will receive a full refund, minus a $75 administration fee.
Cancellations made on or after Saturday, September 17th will NOT receive a full refund.