Standard First Aid

First aidThe 2-day Standard First Aid and CPR course is designed to meet the needs of first aiders as well as for members of the general public. This course provides participants with the knowledge and skills required to manage emergencies.

  • Course introduction
  • Definition of First Aid
  • Legalities
  • Communicable disease
  • Emergency scene management
  • Casualty Management
  • Primary survey (ABC’s)
  • Airway obstruction
  • Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR)
  • Introduction to defibrillation (AED)
  • Wounds & bleeding
  • Burns
  • Medical emergencies
  • Eye injuries
  • Secondary survey
  • Multiple injury management
  • Bone & joint injuries
  • Head & spinal injuries
  • Pelvic injuries
  • Chest & blast injuries
  • Heat & cold injuries
  • Poison injuries
  • Casualty carries
  • Scenario
  • Orientation to provincial first aid kits
  • Written exam
  • Course evaluation

*Course meets provincial (WSIB) and federal (HRSDC) first aid guidelines and exceeds competitors’ standards.