Nanaimo Transportation Endorsement

Nanaimo Transportation Endorsement

A certificate endorsement to OFA 1 or OFA 2 covering transportation of injured workers as required by Schedule 3-A.

The WorkSafeBC Transportation Endorsement is a one-day certificate endorsement for those with current Occupational First Aid Level 1 or Occupational First Aid Level 2 certification, focusing specifically on the transport of injured workers to medical aid. This program includes patient packaging for transport, including supine and lateral positioning for trauma, 3/4 prone drainage and position of comfort, and a review of patient assessment (OFA Level 1 standard), critical airway, breathing and circulatory intervention with C-Spine management.

To participate in this program, participants must hold a current OFA Level 1 or Equivalent certificate at a minimum.

To help slow the spread of COVID-19, a mask that securely covers the nose, mouth, and chin is mandatory for the duration of the course. You can check out our Resources section to read our full COVID-19 Safety Plan.

Full Course Length 8 hours - $100.00 Register Now
Recertification 8 hours

Course Details

Topics Covered

Transportation Endorsement includes:

  • Reviewing Priority Action Approach
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  • ABC Assessments
  • Airway Emergencies (Jaw Thrust)
  • Pocket Mask with Jaw Thrust
  • Oral Airway
  • Preparing Patients for Transport
  • Supine Positions
  • Lateral Positions
  • Securing Techniques
  • Primary Survey
  • Applying a Hard Collar

Certification

You will receive your permanent wallet certificate at the end of the day after successfully completing the written exam and demonstrating all skills. Certification expiry will match current OFA 1 or OFA 2 certification expiry date.

Recertification

There are no recertification classes at this time. Please check back.

Materials

Emergency First Aid & CPR Manual

The Transportation Endorsement course includes the following materials:

  • WorkSafeBC Transportation Endorsement Participant Guide (hard copy)

Where to find us:

Visit our Nanaimo training courses here.

Nanaimo (1611 Bowen Road, #3)

1611 Bowen Road, Unit 3 Nanaimo, B.C. V9S 1G6

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Who should take this course?

  • OFA Level 1 or OFA Level 2 certificate holders required by Schedule 3-A to hold Transportation Endorsement

Looking for a group class?

If you have a group of people and would like us to come to you to teach a
Transportation Endorsement course, we offer this course in the following locations:

Nanaimo | Parksville | Qualicum Beach | Lantzville | Comox | Courtenay | Cumberland | Campbell River

Give us a call at 1.866.282.5378, or send us an email at to arrange a group course.

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