Breath for Life Inc

“First Aid & CPR Training in Edmonton and Area”

780-434-1368

Emergency Medical Responder|EMR

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Emergency Medical Responder Course

Breath for Life’s Emergency Medical Responder (EMR) Course is approved by the Alberta College of Paramedics (ACP) and the Canadian Red Cross. This course prepares you for provincial testing to become a registered EMR. It also gives you a sound knowledge and practical base for further studies in the Paramedicine Field. This course integrates theory and practice and engages the student in their learning. You can count on a supportive, knowledgeable and experienced team who will be there to help you in your learning.  Breath for Life is honored to offer this course and invites you to share your passion with us.

EMR Course Details

Bulletin: On January 1st, 2019, the Alberta College of Paramedics is mandating new standards for the EMR course. These standards include an increase in course time to 240 hours and an increase in course topics. With this change a cost increase is expected. If you are interested in taking the EMR course with Breath for Life, now is the time to register into the December course. The Alberta College of Paramedics is committed to honoring any training that occurs prior to Jan 1st, 2019.  Breath for Life is working with ACP to meet the core requirements of the new course. Upcoming dates will be posted in the New Year.
  • Time: 8:00 – 6:00 pm
  • Duration: 120 Hrs (30 hour pre-course assignment)
  • Cost: $1300.00 + GST = $1365.00 (Includes textbook and pre-course workbook assignment)
  • Syllabus: Course Syllabus
  • Registration: Please register online: you may also visit the office at 4443 – 99 Street or email breathforlifeinc@shaw.ca 

Prerequisites:

These courses cannot be combined as a single course. They are two different courses with separate certifications. The BLS Provider must be taken from the Heart and Stroke Foundation (HCP equivalencies will not be accepted):

  1. Standard First Aid CPR, AND
  2. BLS Provider Course 
  • AFA certificate for an additional $50.00; AFA is recognized by Workplace Health & Safety
  • Course is transferable to any EMT program
  • No hidden fees: EMR textbook included
  • Payment Plan Available
  • Free Parking
  • Bus Access in Front of Breath for Life’s School: Bus 70
  • Spacious classrooms and practice area
  • Knowledgeable, committed and experienced instructors
  • A hands-on/practical approach
  • Ample practice time to develop your confidence
  • No textbook, gym or uniform fees
  • Excellent coffee

On Successful Completion of the Course you will Receive:

  • An ACP approved Breath for Life Inc School Certificate and an official Transcript
  • A Nationally recognized Canadian Red Cross EMR Certificate

Breath for Life Does Not Cancel scheduled courses and Parking is Free at the Breath for Life facility.

Emergency Medical Responder|EMR Dates

Date/Time

Location

Registration

Nov 5 - 9 and 12 - 16
8 - 6 PM

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

Course Full


Date/Time

Location

Registration

Dec 3-7 and 11-15
8 - 6 PM

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

Course Full


Date/Time

Location

Registration

November 26-30 and Dec 17-21
8 - 6 pm

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


Accepted Payment Methods

Payment option cash

Alfred/Brian

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