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Saga Training proudly hosts this course for Western Canada Fire & First Aid

This full, comprehensive course can be taken online (blended) or at Western Canada Fire & First Aid. If you have already successfully completed the online portion of this course and require your practical skills assessment, click “Here” to book.

Course Description

This standard first aid with CPR level C course is designed for individuals who may have a delayed response (for example, work at a remote job site) to Emergency Medical Services or who work in an industrial or high-risk activity setting. Standard First Aid training is focused on Basic Life Support skills and includes AED and CPR level C training.

Course Contents

  • Emergency First Aid Course Content
  • Principles of Safety / First Aid Legislation
  • Chain of Survival, Universal Precautions
  • Basic Anatomy & Physiology
  • Automatic External Defibrillator (AED)
  • Types of Shock, Stages of Shock & Treatment
  • Cardiovascular Disease / Angina, Heart Attack, Stroke & TIA
  • Basic Life Support (Initial Assessment & Primary Survey)
  • Rescue Breathing & Rescue Breathing Special Considerations
  • Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) & Defibrillation
  • 1 Rescuer Adult/Child CPR Sequence
  • 1 Rescuer Adult/Child CPR with AED Sequence
  • 2 Rescuer Adult/Child CPR with AED Sequence
  • Infant CPR (1 Rescuer)
  • Foreign Body Airway Obstruction (Choking)
  • Internal & External Bleeding, Bandaging & Slings
  • Triage
  • Secondary Survey / Interview, Vital Signs & The Physical Assessment
  • Eyes, Ears, Nose & Mouth Injuries
  • Poisons
  • Burns / Types of Burns, Chemical & Electrical Burns
  • Conditions Associated with Heat Exposure / Heat Cramps, Heat Exhaustion & Heat Stroke
  • Conditions Associated with Cold Exposure / Frost Nip, Frostbite & Hypothermia
  • Medical Conditions / Epilepsy & Seizures, Diabetes, & Asthma
  • Musculo-Skeletal Injuries / Splinting
  • Head, Neck, Spinal & Pelvic Injuries
  • Abdominal, Genital & Chest Injuries
  • Moving & Transportation

Course Duration

In-class Training – Two days (approximately 16 hours)

Online blended – Done at your own pace plus 4-6 hours in-class

Course Completion

Upon successful completion of this course (with a passing mark of 70%) and the skills assessment, a unique certificate, valid for three years, will be provided.