Advanced First Aid/EMR Renewal
Red Cross Advanced First Aid/EMR Renewal Course
Public Health Notice: Although public health restrictions are being lifted on July 1st, 2021, Breath for Life’s resolve is to keep you safe during your course. Our primary goal is your safety and mask use is strongly recommended during course participation until the threat of covid-19 is over. Please read what Breath for Life is doing to keep you and its staff safe: Breath for Life’s commitment to Keeping you Safe.
The Canadian Red Cross, Advanced First Aid Renewal Course, is approved by Workplace Health and Safety (WHS or OHS) in Alberta under the Canadian Red Cross and is equivalent to an OFA 3 in British Columbia. This course also meets the Canadian Standards Association (CSA) Standard Z1210-17 – Advanced. This renewal reviews traumatic injuries and medical illnesses within the context of the primary and secondary survey. A focus on establishing an airway, ventilating, performing CPR and applying an AED, will be studied and practiced along with musculoskeletal and soft tissue injury management. Other learning opportunities are available on an as needed basis.
Please Note: If your certificate is current, within three years, please register for this course online. If your certificate is expired please check out the Advanced First Aid full course. Please click into the Renewal Schedule to view the dates and times of this course. If you are renewing your EMR, please understand that this course is no longer approved through the Alberta College of Paramedics.
Advanced First Aid Course details:
- Duration: 40 hours (inclass and virtual delivery)
- Cost: $750.00 + GST = $787.50
- Manual Cost 2019: $180 + GST = $189.00
Breath for Life will accept non-expired certificates from approved agencies. Breath for Life Does Not Cancel scheduled Courses and Parking is Free.
Advanced First Aid/EMR Renewal Dates
July 26, 27, 28 (8am-1pm); July 29 (1:30 - 6:30 PM), July 30, Aug 3,4,5,6 (8am-1pm)
Virtual sessions will be scheduled to reduce in-class time
Breath for Life’s Training Facility
4443 - 99 St T6E 5B6 • MAP