We kindly ask anyone (participants and instructors) with symptoms of COVID-19 including fever, chills, cough, shortness of breath, sore throat and painful swallowing to stay home and not attend the training session. Instead, please complete the BC COVID-19 Self-Assessment Tool, follow the recommendations given, and rebook your course for a later date.

During your course, wearing a mask that securely covers the nose, mouth, and chin is mandatory. You may bring your own, or one will be provided when you arrive. Thank you for keeping us and your classmates safe.

We have masks, hand sanitizer and face shields available to purchase here.

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First-Aid Courses

 

Beginning May 20, 2020, we'll be offering some blended and in-person first-aid courses to small groups in Vancouver, Victoria and Nanaimo. 

We kindly ask anyone with symptoms of COVID-19 including fever, chills, cough, shortness of breath, sore throat and painful swallowing, to stay home and not attend any in-person training session. Instead, anyone with these symptoms should self isolate at home for a minimum of 10 days, and contact our office at info@alertfirstaid.com or 1-866-282-5378 to reschedule. 

Blended First-Aid Courses

Blended first aid is a combination of online training with a practical, in-class session. The online portion of the course can be completed from any computer within 90 days of completing the in-class session.

Standard First Aid (Blended)

Traditionally, the Standard First Aid course is a 2-day in-class training course. This comprehensive course offers first aid and cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) skills for those who need training due to work requirement or who want more knowledge to handle emergencies at home. 

Online Learning   8 hours
In-Class Teaching Time    7.5 hours

 

Emergency First Aid (Blended)

The Emergency First Aid is typically an 8-hour in-person course. This basic course offers lifesaving first aid and cardiopulmonary (CPR) skills for the workplace or home. 

Online Learning   8 hours
In-Class Teaching Time    7.5 hours

 

First Aid & CPR Courses

Standard First Aid

This comprehensive 2-day first aid course offers first aid and cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) skills for those who need training due to work requirements or who want more knowledge to handle emergencies at home. This course is now considered equivalent to WorkSafeBC's OFA Level 1 course.

Emergency First Aid

This basic one-day course offers lifesaving first aid and cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) skills for the workplace or home. This course is now considered equivalent to WorkSafeBC's OFA Level 1 course.

CPR/AED

This short course provides the skills needed to recognize and respond to cardiovascular emergencies and choking for adults, children, and babies.

Occupational First Aid

OFA Level 1

This hands on one-day course teaches workers how to deal with the most common occupational first aid emergencies. Upon successful completion, cadidates will be a WorkSafeBC Level 1 First Aid Attendant (OFA Level 1).

OFA Level 2

This is an intermediate level first aid training and certification course designed for urban first aid attendants. This course is typically needed for larger low-risk workplaces or higher risk workplaces within 20 minutes surface travel time to a hospital.

OFA Level 3

This is an advanced level first aid training and certification course that will provide you with the training and certification necessary to become a WorkSafeBC OFA Level 3 attendant.

Locations

Alert First-Aid offers first-aid courses in on Vancouver Island and in the Greater Vancouver Area. We have First Aid training centres in the following locations with regular public course dates posted:

 

Group First Aid Training - If you have a group of people and would like us to come to you to teach a course, we can travel to the following locations:

Victoria | Langford | Esquimalt | Sooke | Cobble Hill | Mill Bay | Duncan | Lake Cowichan | Cedar | Ladysmith | Nanaimo | Parksville | Qualicum Beach | Port Alberni | Coombs | Parksville | Campbell River | Saltspring Island | Pender Island | Powell River | Gabriola Isand | Burnaby | Coquitlam | Delta | Langley | Maple Ridge | New Westminster | North Vancouver | Pitt Meadows | Port Moody | Richmond | Surrey | Vancouver | West Vancouver | White Rock | Langley

We have several options for group first aid courses and many different solutions to meet your group first aid training needs. Check out or group first aid page for more details. Please give us a call at 1-866-282-5378 or send us an email at info@alertfirstaid.com to arrange a group first aid course.