The WorkSafeBC Occupational First Aid Level Three course is a 70-hour program designed to provide life-saving first aid skills for remote work sites or employers with large workforces more than 20 minutes from medical aid. Initial certification requires full participation and course attendance. Successful candidates must achieve 70% or higher on both practical and written exams. Exams are conducted on the last day of class. Certification is valid for three years.
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Successful candidates under 19 years of age will be issued an age restriction certificate. Restricted ticket holders must work under the supervision of an unrestricted ticket holder.
What you will learn:
Priority Action Approach
Primary Survey – Conscious / Unconscious patient
Secondary Survey – Conscious / Unconscious patient
Cervical spine control
Airway and Breathing interventions
One person CPR
Upper Limb fractures and dislocations
Muscular / Skeletal Injuries
Records and reports
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Must be at least 16 years of age and be physically able to perform all of the First Aid tasks required to complete the learning tasks. No experience is necessary.
Examination is conducted shortly after the last day of class and is scheduled after each class has commenced. A Statement of Fitness, as well as acceptable personal identification is required prior to Occupational First Aid Attendant certification.
Part Time: Monday & Wednesday Evenings 6:30 PM – 10:00 PM, Saturday’s 8:00AM – 4:00PM (70 hours of training. 5 weeks + 1 additional day for exam)
Valley First Aid is located in Langley, BC and is conveniently located for people in Surrey, Abbotsford, Vancouver, Delta, Richmond, New Westminster, Maple Ridge, Mission and Burnaby who need to update or upgrade their First Aid Training.” Free Parking.