Emergency First Aid

Emergency First Aid covers the first aid principles and candidates will learn to provide assessment and emergency treatment for life threatening injuries and/or illnesses such as: respiratory emergencies (asthma and hyperventilation) and circulatory emergencies (heart attack and stroke).

Topics covered:

  • — Basic First Aid Knowledge
  • — Assessment of an injured victim
  • — One-rescuer CPR
  • — Automated External Defibrillator (AED)
  • — Obstructed Airway
  • — Respiratory and Circulatory Emergencies
  • — Physical Injuries (burns, facial and abdominal injuries)
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  • Lifesaving Society - Emergency First Aid

    • Certification: Certification is current for 24 months from the certification date
    • Course Material: Canadian First Aid Manual
    • Recertification: Emergency First Aid
    • Duration: 6.5 to 8 hours
    Girl performing emergency first aid