First-aid course

Try our fun, hands on realistic first-aid training in a no pressure learning environment

Standard First-Aid For Industry

Need a Standard First Aid that also appeases Work Safe BC guidelines ? 

This hands-on interactive two day course teaches candidates how to deal with the most common occupational first-aid emergencies for BC work places, as well as general public and care giving emergencies as outlined by Red Cross Standard First Aid guidelines. Course includes:

  • Adult, Child & Infant CPR (Level C)
  • Choking procedures
  • Emergency scene management
  • Dealing with shock
  • Spinal injuries
  • Minor wound management
  • Major bleeding
  • Internal bleeding
  • Poisons
  • Minor burns
  • Heart attack/stroke
  • Broken bones
  • Seizures
  • Heat related illness
  • Hypothermia
  • Allergic reactions

Both certificates are good for three years. This course includes a first-aid manual. 

When applicable, first-aid course price includes GST.

If you have already taken Worksafe BC Occupational First-Aid Level 1, Emergency First-Aid or Standard First-Aid you can save time and money by taking an Occupational First-Aid Level 1 and Standard First-Aid Level C Recertification

If you are registering for a recertification, you must bring proof of current certification with you to the course. If you do not show proof of current certification, you will not be certified. 

Red Cross First Aid certificates are now virtual! You will receive a temporary certificate at the end of your course, and your certificate will be emailed to you after the course has taken place.

Full Course Length: 16 Hours
Recertification: 9 Hours

Schedule and Online registration for Victoria (Richmond School) B.C.

Schedule and Online registration for Duncan B.C.

Schedule and Online registration for Nanaimo B.C.





Our Clients Say

"I love that I can get a BC and Alberta first-aid course in just one day!  All of the staff at Alert were great. The instructor was engaging yet taught the course in a way that I did not feel intimidated. Thanks for the great course - I will be back!"

Joanne Lovespell

OFA Level 1 / Standard First-Aid 

Victoria BC

"Awesome and energy-filled teaching. Thanks for making it interesting and go fast!"

Sheila Carroll

Standard First-Aid

Nanaimo, BC

"The instructor was AMAZING! I've taken first aid before and this was without a doubt the best. Knowledeable, professional, and fun."

Sam Taylor

Standard First-Aid

Nanaimo, BC

"Chris was great - dynamic, fun, professional - great teacher! Answered questions well and made sure everyone was content before continuing to other subject matter."

Carli Griffin

Standard First-Aid

Victoria, BC

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If you have a group of people and would like us to come to your workplace to teach the Alberta/BC OFA Level 1 and Standard First Aid Course. We offer this course to the follow locations: 

Victoria | Langford | Esquimalt | Sooke | Cobble Hill | Mill Bay | Duncan | Cedar | Ladysmith | Nanaimo | Parksville | Qualicum Beach | Port Alberni |Coombs | Parksville | Saltspring Island | Pender Island

 

Who should take this course:

 

Lifeguards

 

Anyone with a job requiring them to hold a Standard First Aid, as well as being the first aid

attendant for staff.

 

Anyone looking for work. You get 2 certificates to put on your resume for less!

 

Anyone working in Alberta or BC oilfields 

 

Anyone who works in trades and wants more than just one day of training

 

Anyone who wants to be a Level 1 First-Aid Attendant in BC or a Standard First-Aider in Alberta

 

Anyone who requires a WCB OFA level 1 certificate and CPR C certificate (adult, child, infant)

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