Emergency First Aid

Emergency First Aid
Description: 

Emergency First Aid is a WorkSafeBC Occupational Level 1 equivalent and can be used in the workplace. Using hands-on training and practice, this basic first aid course will give you confidence to respond effectively in an emergency. You will learn lifesaving skills such as CPR/AED and obstructed airway procedures to respond to adult, child and infant emergencies. You will also learn to recognize and respond to respiratory and circulatory emergencies including asthma, allergic reactions, heart attack, stroke, and bleeding. 

 

Prerequisites:
None
Instructional Time: 

 The recommended course length for Emergency First Aid is 8 hours based on a class of 12 candidates

Recognition: 

Emergency First Aid with CPR C/AED (OFA Level 1 Equivalent) certification card.


 

 

Currency: 

Certification is valid for 3 years from date of issue.