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How to Save Someone Suffering Cardiac Arrest

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EMR Licensing in BC

Emergency Medical Responders provide basic emergency services,…
Occupational First Aid Level 1 Certificate

First Aid Recertification Update

As of March 31, 2021, there are no more extensions for recertification…
Faceshields are now part of minimum first aid kit requirements

WorkSafeBC Update to Minimum First Aid Kit Requirements

Due to COVID-19, there have been changes made to the first aid…
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Red Cross PPE Training & Equipment Progam

Did you know? The Canadian Red Cross is providing Preventing…

Firefighters in Vancouver are Urging Use of Lifejackets

NORTH VANCOUVER, BC - Many Canadians still aren't wearing lifejackets…

Does Your School Have an AED on Site?

https://open.spotify.com/show/2YKVqqZrgq7rF0gw2Jdxx6 Back…
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10 Most Frequently Asked Questions in a First Aid Course

Most asked questions in a first aid course
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# 1 First Aid Kit in Canada

Unlike first aid courses, First Aid kits have not changed much…
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Surviving a Grizzly Bear Attack

On Monday, Colin Dowler of Campbell River, BC managed to fend…
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First Aid: Diabetic Emergency

Diabetes is a chronic condition characterized by the body's…
First Aid Training for Nursing Students

First Aid & CPR Training for Nursing Students

Are you a current nursing student or someone hoping to be accepted…
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First Aid course that saves lives

Learn how to do first aid for an overdose. Free courses in Vancouver and Victoria

Why Does First Aid Training Change?

why does first aid training seen to be different every time I take a first aid course?

Emergency Management in Canada: How Does it Work?

In a country that borders on three oceans and spans six time…
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Facts About Emergency Preparedness

Roughly 5,000 earthquakes are recorded in Canada every year.The…

The Not-So-Sweet Risk of Feeding Honey to Your Infant

As a new parent, you want to do the best for your baby. You may…

Food Safety for Pregnant People

Food poisoning (also known as foodborne illness or food-related…

First Aid for Seizures

If someone you knew had a seizure, would you know how to help?…

Take Home Naloxone Program

About 4 people a day die of illicit drug overdoses in BC - more…

Using Technology During a Disaster

We rely on technology more and more to keep in touch with our…

What to do if your car is sinking in water

https://youtu.be/fymjbkGSta8 Escape from sinking car demonstration. If…
Good Samaritan Storm Troopers

What are Good Samaritan laws?

Good Samaritan laws are in place to protect first aiders from…

Brrr…it’s Cold Outside

Well, it's February and winter finally hit Victoria. With our…

KonMari: Declutter Your Emergency Preparedness Kit

Have you read the book or seen the new Netflix special starring…

How to Prepare for the Next Power Outage

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Marine Advanced First Aid

Marine Advanced First Aid…on a boat!

Sometimes classroom learning just isn't enough - a couple months…

Do You Know The Warning Signs Of A Stroke?

Recognizing the signs of a stroke early could save a life. The…

Child Safety Checklist

Children can be fun and amazing, but they can also be prone…
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Responding to an Emergency – How to Prepare

Emergencies come in all different forms - natural disasters,…

Introducing Psychological First Aid!

The Canadian Red Cross has just launched their new Psychological…

Always Wear Pants When Handling a Blade

I had just arrived in a town I had moved to for work. While…
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Updated WorkSafeBC First-Aid Regulations!

Did you know that WorkSafeBC just updated their first-aid regulations?  That's…

Disaster Preparedness with the Red Cross

David Fraser, with the Canadian Red Cross, provides important…
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Hacks to Handle Deadly Bleeds Without A First-Aid Kit

In a perfect world, absolutely everyone would have a first-aid…

Are you EMA licensed? You could be OFA certified.

As of July 1, 2018, as a result of revisions made to the WorkSafeBC…

Basic Life Support – A Brand New Program

The Canadian Red Cross has just launched their BLS (Basic Life…

Causes of Food Poisoning

Foodborne illness (or food poisoning) happens when a person gets…

Get ready for an earthquake with the 2018 Great British Columbia ShakeOut!

On October 18 at 10:18am, millions of people worldwide will practice…
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How to Build an Emergency Kit You Can Be Proud Of

Let's talk emergency preparedness. Do you have an emergency kit…

Alert Hero: Debra Henry

My name is Debra Henry. I took a first aid course through Alert…

How Your Company Can Become WorkSafeBC Compliant in 5 Easy Steps

Did you know that WorkSafeBC has rules about first aid training…

Why I Carry a Pocket Mask (and You Should Too)

My keys are already a little bulkier than most, with car keys,…