Advanced First Aid
Advanced First Aid with CPR + AED
Building on the knowledge and skills within the Emergency Care for Professional Responders text, learners will gain the knowledge and skills needed to provide appropriate patient assessments, interventions, and ongoing care in the workplace. The various options for transportation of an injured worker from the workplace to a healthcare facility are also covered. This course meets CSA Standard Z1210-17 First Aid Training for the Workplace.
For those primarily designated with the responsibility as an Advanced Workplace First Aid Attendant. In some jurisdictions, this advanced first aid course is approved for pre-hospital medical first responders.
Participant must be certified in Standard First Aid with CPR level C.
Standard First Aid Course Content
The Professional Responder
Responding to the call
Infection prevention and control
Anatomy and physiology
Airway management and respiratory emergencies
Hemorrhage and soft tissue trauma
Chest, abdominal and pelvic injuries
Head and spinal injuries
Acute and chronic illnesses
Pregnancy, labour and delivery
Reaching, lifting and extricating patients
Approximate Full Classroom Course Length: 80 hours (10 day course)
Approximate Course Length for recertification course: 40 hours (5 day course)
Students must pass a written exam and skills test in order to qualify for Advanced First Aid certification.
Upcoming AFA Course Dates In Calgary, AB:
None scheduled at this time.
TRAINING AT YOUR LOCATION:
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