CPR/First Aid

2016 Mandatory First Aid Update

All Scheduled First Aid Courses

Emergency First Aid Course:
This course is recognized by the Nova Scotia Department of Labour and Environment. Emergency First Aid: IncludesCPR-A certification (Adult CPR). Emergency First Aid is for people who require a general knowledge of first aid principles and the emergency treatment of injuries. Skills include: victim assessment, rescue breathing, CPR, choking, and allergies, managing severe bleeding, heart attack and stroke.

To book a course contact Mike Maquire
Tel: 902-425-5450 ext. 331
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Standard First Aid Course:
This course is recognized by the Nova Scotia Department of Labour and Environment. Includes CPR-C certification. Standard First Aid provides comprehensive training covering all aspects of first aid and CPR. Standard First Aid incorporates all of Emergency First Aid and is designed for those who require a more in-depth understanding of first aid including: legal implications of first aid treatment, spinal injuries, heat and cold injuries, bone and joint injuries, abdominal and chest injuries, burns, and medical emergencies.

Other Course Offerings:
Occupational Health & Safety competencies are targeted with the first aid programs.
Students are given direction and practice on how to take a leadership role during an emergency situation. Through instruction, practice on manikins and role-playing, students learn the necessary leadership skills to take charge of an emergency scene prior to the arrival of professional rescuers.