Occupational First Aid

Occupational first aid training provides candidates the skills and knowledge to be prepared to react to any workplace emergency. Candidates will learn legal implications and documentation related to workplace safety and injuries. Course curriculum includes knowledge in workplace hazardous material information sheets (WHMIS) and material safety data sheets (MSDS). Candidates will learn the rights and responsibilities of employers and workers with respect to health and safety.

Head injury - first aid training
Occupational First Aid training includes the management and recognition of spinals.

We provide candidates with the occupational first aid courses in their area at the lowest prices. OFA level 1 courses start as low as 80 dollars. Course fee includes manual, certification fee’s and all applicable taxes. Our courses have the highest customer satisfaction ratings and are the most popular locations for first aid and CPR training. Candidates will have the opportunity to select from a wide range of different courses offered through a variety of providers.

To find a occupational first aid course in your area you can select your location from the menu bar or from the side bar. We have locations throughout Canada including throughout the Vancouver Lower Mainland, Victoria, Kelowna, Calgary, Edmonton and Winnipeg. We also offer private courses in which a trained first aid instructor can come to you and teach at your workplace.

Three types of occupational first aid courses have been created that the occupational health and safety regulation recognizes. Occupational first aid level 1 is a one day course that takes 8 hours to complete. The transportation endorsement training is a one day course that candidates can take in addition to any OFA level course. Occupational first aid level 2 is a one week, 36 hour course. First aid level 3 is a two week, 70 hour course. OFA level 3 re-certification / refresher courses are available for candidates looking to renew their certification. The renewal course is 35 hours long and is completed within one week.  Renewal courses are not available for any other level of occupational first aid.

Upon successful completion of any occupational first aid course candidates will receive a 3 year certificate that is valid from the date of the examination. No extensions are permitted for any award.