First Aid Courses

For information on First Aid requirements, check out the First Aid Information portal at the Office of Environmental Health & Safety:  EH&S FA training­

If you take a first aid course you should make sure that they are providing a government approved course. Go to the government site to check for approved first aid providers: http://employment.alberta.ca/SFW/1348.html

 

The following First Aid providers are located in Edmonton and offer a government approved Standard First Aid Courses:

 

  • Second Chance/Spectrum Safety Courses.  They are located at:  Suite 103, 11710 Kingsway Avenue, Edmonton, AB, T5G 0X5, phone:  780-429-6757.  To book a course:  http://www.firstaidsafetytraining.ca/
  • Breath for Life Inc., offering courses at 5 locations in Edmonton during the week and on weekends.  Contact information:  Phone:  780-953-0537 to book a course:  http://www.breathforlifeinc.com/

Wilderness First Aid Courses: 

Some research groups who travel to remote locations might like to have more than just the Standard First Aid Training.  Below are some Wilderness First Aid course providers:

Yamnuska –  based in Canmore, Alberta:

http://www.yamnuska.com/wildernessfirstrespondercoursedetails.shtml

Wilderness Medical Association – contact Ron Morrison:          1-866-766-9283 or cell:  780-993-7582 to set up a course.

http://www.wildmed.ca/schedule.html

http://www.ravenrescue.com/

Western Canada Fire & First Aid Inc. – based in Edmonton. AB:  http://www.wcff.ca/

Rocky Mountain Adventur Medicine Inc.  – based in Manyhorses Close Redwood Meadows, AB – Phone (403) 949-2632

http://adventuremed.ca/