The WorkSafeBC Occupational First Aid Level Three course is a 70 hour program designed to provide life-saving first aid skills for remote worksites 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.
***Please ensure to pick up your books in advance to start pre reading***
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
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