Where to take a First Aid Course
Your location: Have our qualified First Aid instructors come to you! minimum class size of 8 and a maximum of 14 students.
First Edition First Aid in-house: Maximum of 6 and a minimum of 3 students, courses held at First Edition First Aid Training, Bay 11-6125 12th street SE.
Blended/Online: Have the convenience of flexibility of learning from anywhere. First Aid Training Programs (Red Cross Training Program Only) online with in-house skills and testing.
What is Covered in a First Aid Course?
The two most common first aid courses both for personal education and those required in the workplace are Emergency First Aid and Standard First Aid, each with different levels (A, C, HCP).
Emergency First Aid
EFA is a hands-on 1-day Red Cross course that covers:
- Responding to emergencies
- Check, call, care
- Circulation emergencies
- CPR and AED
- Breathing emergencies
- Wound care
Standard First Aid
SFA is a comprehensive 2-day Red Cross course that covers everything in the EFA course plus:
- Head, neck, and spinal induries
- Bone, muscle, and joint injuries
- Sudden medical emergencies
- Environmental illness
All First Aid Courses Include:
- Manual, Certification Cards and a take home Barrier Device for all participants!!!
- AED training included in all CPR and First Aid Classes.
- Training under The Canadian Red Cross or the APEX First Aid training programs.
In-Class/On-site First Aid Courses
Online First Aid Courses
The blended online first aid training program offers the same certification as an in-class first aid course. The program allows the participant to complete an online portion at his or her own pace. After completion of the online portion, an in-class skills and testing session is done. This requires only half the time that is normally spent in the classroom and is designed to give flexibility to participants and employers. If you would like more information regarding this program, call us.
New Programs Available at First Edition First Aid Training
First Aid Training Equipment Rental Program
- $50 daily rate
- $175 weekly rate
- $400 per month
Equipment available for rent for first aid training courses:
- EFA- A, C, HCP
- SFA- A, C, HCP
- CPR/AED A, C, HCP
- Oxygen Equipment including appropriate masks
- Individual course equipment also available: $25 daily rate