Breath for Life Inc

“First Aid & CPR Training in Edmonton and Area”


Advanced First Aid

Advanced First Aid

Red Cross Advanced First Aid Course

To minimize face-to-face time in the classroom the days will be reduced to 5-hour chunks over 3 weeks. Maximum class sizes (to meet social distancing directives) will be up to 12 participants per class. Please read how we commit to keeping you safe: Breath for Life’s commitment to Keeping you Safe.

Please note: During this time we reserve the right to postpone a class if minimum registrations are not reached (4 participants).

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 also meets the Canadian Standards Association (CSA) Standard Z1210-17 – Advanced. 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

Advanced First Aid Dates




April 19-23, 26-30, May 3-7
8am to 1pm : April 19/22/23/26/27/30/May 4/5 AND 1:30pm to 6:30pm: April 20/21/28/29/May 3/6/7

Breath for Life’s Training Facility
4443 - 99 St T6E 5B6 • MAP

Course Full

Accepted Payment Methods

Payment option cash

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