This Advanced First Aid Training in Calgary builds on the knowledge and skills within the Emergency Care for Professional Responders portfolio, learners will gain the knowledge and skills needed to provide appropriate patient assessments, interventions, and ongoing care in the workplace. The various options for transportation of an injured worker from the workplace to a healthcare facility are also covered. This course also meets the Canadian Standards Association (CSA) Standard Z1210-17 – Advanced and is equivalent to an OFA 3 in British Columbia.
This course may be required to fulfill first aid and safety expectations within the Workplace (Industry) or as a pre-requisite to enter into Law Enforcement, Firefighting or other professional programs.
As per Calgary Fire Recruitment, this course fulfills the entry requirements specific to: Advanced First Aid certificate from a Canadian Red Cross provider AND Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) certification at the Basic Life Support (BLS) level.