Advanced First Aid
Coronavirus Position Statement and Updates
The Advanced First Aid course will be delivered as scheduled using team Skype. Small in-class group sessions will be held for skill development. These changes have been approved by the Canadian Red Cross. During this uncertain time we reserve the right to postpone a session depending on class numbers (min 4 participants) and/or the situation with COVID-19.
Red Cross Advanced First Aid Course
Welcome to the Advanced First Aid Course page. Breath for Life has offered this program to the community since 2007. This 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 may be required to fulfill first aid and safety expectations within the Workplace (Industry) or as a pre-requisite to enter into Law Enforcement, Firefighting or other professional programs. As per Edmonton Fire Recruitment, this course fulfills the entry requirements specific to a:
- Certified Red Cross Advanced First Aid (AFA) – 80 hr Alberta OHS approved course
The Advanced First Aid course integrates theory and practice to prepare you for emergency response in the workplace. Breath for Life engages the student in their academic learning and practical development by taking a hands-on approach. The Advanced First Aid e-certificate issued to you by the Red Cross is valid for 3 years.
If your certificate is current, you may take the Advanced First Aid Renewal Course.
Advanced First Aid Training Details
- Course Time: 8:00 – 5:00 pm (80 hour in-class)
- Prerequisite: Standard First Aid Level C CPR (that is not expired)
- Course Cost: $940.00 + GST = $987.00 (Includes Textbook)
- Course Topics 2019
- Breath for Life Does Not Cancel scheduled courses and Parking is Free at the Breath for Life facility.
- Online registration is preferred or visit the office at 4443 – 99 Street or email firstname.lastname@example.org
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