A 36 hour first aid course primarily designed for the urban first aid attendant but is applicable whenever the WorkSafeBC Regulations require certification to the OFA 2 Level.
Covers the basics of airway, breathing and circulation which includes how to deal with obstructed airways, breathing distress, bleeding control, Shock and one person CPR. In addition, patient assessment, hard collar application, upper limb splinting and minor wound care are covered.
Course fees include textbooks and Exams.
Written and practical exams are required after the course is completed. A minimum mark of 70% is required, on both the written and practical exams, to successfully complete the course. A 3 year certificate will be issued on successful completion.
A WorkSafe BC 'Statement of Fitness' is required. A complete WorkSafe BC course medical may be required by some students. For more details contact our office.
Prerequisite: 16 years of age