Breath for Life Inc

“First Aid & CPR Training in Edmonton and Area”

Advanced First Aid

Advanced First Aid

Red Cross Advanced First Aid Course

Welcome to the Advanced First Aid Course page.

Have questions? Please email our program head directly: Course Dates for Sept/Oct 2024

Welcome to your Advanced First Aid course. This course, is  approved by Workplace Health and Safety (WH&S) in Alberta under the Canadian Red Cross; it is equivalent to an OFA 3 certificate in British Columbia and meets Canadian Standards Association criteria ((CSA) Standard Z1210-17 – Advanced). If you are interested in being a Firefighter, Edmonton Fire Recruitment accepts this course as a prerequisite.

The Advanced First Aid course integrates theory and practice to prepare you for emergency response. This course focuses on assessment and treatment priorities within the context of the primary and secondary survey. Sign and symptom recognition of medical illnesses and traumatic injuries form the foundation around patient care delivery. Breath for Life engages the student by providing thought provoking discussions and by taking a hands-on approach. You will enjoy the level of passion, insight and interest demonstrated by your instructor as you are lead to success. Please review the Course Topics.

Course Details: Sept/Oct 2024: Calendar

  • Course Time: (80 hour in-class and virtual delivery)
  • Prerequisite: A current Intermediate Standard First Aid/Level C CPR:
  • Course Cost: $950.00 + GST = $997.50 (Includes a Free Digital Manual)
  • The minimum enrollment number of 6 must be met to deliver this course
  • Please register online

Advanced First Aid Dates




Sept 23 to Oct 11
In-class 8AM to 1PM; Virtual 1:30PM to 6:30PM-- Please check Calendar in the writeup for further details

Virtual and In-class Training

Accepted Payment Methods

Payment option cash

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