Section: Professional Practice
Subject: CPR Certification
Distribution: All Employees & Members
Section Number: I
Issued: March 2008
Revised: February 2019
Approved: Transitional Council March 2008, April 2019
The midwife will hold valid and current certification in adult and infant cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) from a program that complies with the guidelines of the Basic Life Support (BLS) Provider Course (Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada) or at the level of Health Care Provider (HSP) as described by other agencies that offer courses in CPR. Certification will be renewed annually.