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First Aid and Safety

Red Cross CPR Level C

Cost: TBD

This course is for professional rescuers, such as police officers, firefighters, first responders, workplace First Aid teams, and lifeguards. It is based on the current First Aid and CPR guidelines. It covers one- and two-person rescue and adult, child, and infant CPR. It also provides an introduction to AED. Three-year expiry.


Red Cross Emergency First Aid

Cost: $110

This course provides simple First Aid and CPR techniques taught in an interactive environment for people who want to know how to respond to emergencies in the home or workplace. Learn about adult cardiovascular emergencies, CPR, choking, airway and breathing emergencies, sudden medical conditions, prevention of disease transmission, and injuries to head and spine. The course is based on the current First Aid, CPR, and AED guidelines and meets OHS regulations for basic First Aid. Three-year expiry.


Delivery method: In-class

Abbotsford — Clearbrook Centre

Oct 15 | 80156, 1 session, Sat, 8:00 am–4:30 pm

Nov 26 | 80159, 1 session, Sat, 8:00 am–4:30 pm

 


Registration for Fall courses will open on July 4, 2022

Red Cross Psychological First Aid

Cost: $153

This course is for those who require in-depth knowledge and techniques to recognize and assist people in crisis after experiencing loss, grief, trauma, and stress, with an emphasis on self-care and personal protection. Learners will apply the Red Cross Look, Listen, Link, Live model – a resiliency-building approach to emotional, psychological, and social well-being that teaches learners how to support themselves and others to cope with the effects of various types of stress and linking them to resources and support within themselves or in the community. The course uses primarily case-based learning and includes the latest evidence from the international community. Prior to the in-class session, students must complete a 45-90 minute online learning component. Three-year expiry.


Delivery method: In-class

Abbotsford — Clearbrook Centre

Sep 24 | 80120, 1 session, Sat 8:30 am–4:30 pm

Oct 25–27 | 80157, 2 sessions, Tue, Thur, 5:00–9:00 pm


Registration for Fall courses will open on July 4, 2022

Red Cross Standard First Aid

Cost: $179

This course provides comprehensive First Aid and CPR techniques for those who need training to meet work requirements or wish to know how to respond to emergencies in the home. It covers cardiovascular and breathing emergencies, CPR C, prevention of disease transmission, soft tissue injuries, poisons, and injuries to the head and spine. It is based on the current First Aid, CPR, and AEC guidelines and meets a variety of provincial and territorial regulations for standard First Aid and CPR. Three-year expiry.


Delivery method: In-class

Abbotsford — Clearbrook Centre

Sep 27–Oct 6 | 80155, 4 sessions, Tue, Thur, 5:00–9:00 pm

Nov 7–16 | 80158, 4 sessions, Mon, Wed, 5:00–9:00 pm


Registration for Fall courses will open on July 4, 2022

Workplace Hazardous Material Information System (WHMIS)

Cost: TBA

For employees and employers, this course covers WorkSafeBC’s requirements for the labeling of hazardous materials in the workplace. Learn about terminology, legal requirements, labeling, safety data sheets, health factors, and responsibilities of employers and employees. Find out how to apply the system to your work environment.

This course is offered as part of custom group training only at this time.

For more information, please email parttimetrades@ufv.ca or call 604.547.5451


Delivery method: In-class, Online with scheduled meeting times

Abbotsford — Aerospace Centre

Phone 1-888-823-8734 and select option 1 to register for Winter/Spring courses

Registration for Fall courses will open on July 4, 2022

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