Home / First Aid Training

First Aid Training

Doing a quick google search for ‘first aid training in Calgary’ can be pretty overwhelming. With so many courses out there, it is hard to know where to start and what you actually need (personally or for your company) for CPR certification.

We wanted to make sure that all of the information you need is laid out so you can choose the right course with the best company at an affordable price. Here you will find everything you need to know about getting first aid certified in Calgary as an individual, group, or company.

Where to take a First Aid Course

Your location: Have our qualified First Aid instructors come to you! minimum class size of 8 and a maximum of 14 students.

First Edition First Aid in-house: Maximum of 6 and a minimum of 3 students, courses held at First Edition First Aid Training, Bay 11-6125 12th street SE.

Blended/Online: Have the convenience of flexibility of learning from anywhere. First Aid Training Programs (Red Cross Training Program Only) online with in-house skills and testing.

What is Covered in a First Aid Course?

All First Aid Courses Include:

  • Manual, Certification Cards and a take home Barrier Device for all participants!!!
  • AED training included in all CPR and First Aid Classes.
  • Training under The Canadian Red Cross or the APEX First Aid training programs.

The two most common first aid courses both for personal education and those required in the workplace are Emergency First Aid and Standard First Aid, each with different levels (A, C, HCP). All courses include AED and CPR.

Emergency First Aid

Level A (Adult only) or C (Adult, Child, and Infant) 1 Day

The Emergency First Aid course teaches individuals to respond to life-threatening medical emergencies either an illness or an injury.

Standard First Aid

Level A (Adult only) or C (Adult, Child, and Infant) 2 Days

The Standard First Aid Course is a comprehensive two-day course offering individuals emergency first aid but also in-depth knowledge about other potential injuries or illnesses that may or may not be life- threatening.

CPR/AED

Level A (Adults only) or C (Adult, Child, and Infant)

The CPR/AED course prepares individuals for various levels of resuscitation (CPR) and use of AEDs.

Emergency Child Care First Aid: 1 Day

This course prepares individuals for emergency child care in a home or work setting.

Standard Child Care First Aid: 2 Days

This course is a comprehensive 2 day course offering individuals emergency child care in a home or work setting but also in-depth knowledge about other potential injuries or illnesses that may or may not be life- threatening.

WordPress Themes