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Accredited Onsite & Online Training

Our accredited training programs are facilitated by a paramedic. All of our First-Aid programs include real-life scenarios complete with fake injuries and fake blood. We offer onsite courses with flexible scheduling options throughout the Durham Region and beyond.

Our Training Programs

Our accredited training programs are facilitated by a paramedic. And all of our first-aid programs include real-life scenarios complete with fake injuries and fake blood.  Participants get to practice their first aid skills in their workspace bringing an element of realism to the training to ensure your team is confident, competent and ready to respond.

Scheduling your teams training couldn’t be easier. We offer on site courses with flexible scheduling options throughout the Durham Region and beyond. Courses can be held in your office, factory, home or other venue of your choosing and are available 365 days a year 7 days a week between 7am and 11pm.

We are a training partner of the Canadian Red Cross and offer all of their lay rescuer and professional emergency training programs. We also have a partnership with HeartZap Services Inc. a division of Ready 4 Rescue Safety Training & Services Inc. All of our first aid programs are recognized and accredited by the Ontario Workplace Safety and Insurance Board (WSIB) regulation 1101 and many other local and national regulatory bodies. All our CPR programs meet the Canadian edition of the 2015 AHA Guidelines for Emergency Cardiac Care and we include training in AED’s, Epi-Pens, asthma and opioids in all of our programs.

Whatever you need, we have.

We are proudly partnered with Canadian Red Cross, American Red Cross, Heart and Stroke Foundation, Heartzap, Stop the Bleed, and Emergency Care & Safety Institute to bring you a wide variety of training courses.

Click on each training partner below to find which programs they provide.

Canadian Red Cross – First Aid CPR/AED (In Class / Blended)

CPR/AED

Courses on cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) provide the skills needed to recognize and respond to cardiovascular emergencies and choking for adults, children, and babies depending on the level of CPR chosen. Courses meet legislation requirements for provincial/territorial worker safety and insurance boards, and include the latest CPR guidelines and training in the use of an automated external defibrillator (AED).

Standard First Aid

Comprehensive two-day course offering first aid and cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) skills for those who need training due to work requirements or who want more knowledge to respond to emergencies at home. Course meets legislation requirements for provincial/territorial worker safety and insurance boards and includes the latest first aid and CPR guidelines.

Wilderness & Remote First Aid

Basic level of Wilderness & Remote First Aid that covers material in Standard First Aid & CPR, plus special material on techniques for wilderness and remote areas. Course also offers strategies for providing extended care for up to 24 hours. Part of the course is taught in an outdoor setting and requires greater physical activity and endurance than typical first aid training. Suitable for those who work or live in remote locations or who are outdoor recreation enthusiasts.

Standard Child Care First Aid

Comprehensive two-day course offering lifesaving first aid skills, cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) skills, and injury prevention skills and knowledge, with a focus on childhood injuries and illnesses. Includes the latest first aid and CPR guidelines and meets legislation requirements for provincial/territorial early childhood education and day care worker safety requirements.

Emergency First Aid

Basic one-day course offering lifesaving first aid and cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) skills for the workplace or home. Course meets legislation requirements for provincial/territorial worker safety and insurance boards and includes the latest first aid and CPR guidelines.

Psychological First Aid

This course equips learners in developing a personal understanding of the effects of stress, loss, trauma and grief on others, with emphasis on self-care and personal protection. Learners will be introduced to the Red Cross Look, Listen, Link, Live model – a resiliency-building approach to emotional, psychological, and social wellbeing that teaches learners how to support themselves and others to cope
with the effects of various types of stress. The course uses primarily case-based learning and includes the latest evidence from the international community.

Marine Basic First Aid

Comprehensive two-day course designed to meet the needs of those expected to provide first aid in a marine environment. Course uses a combination of lecture, discussion, and scenarios taken from the marine/fishing industry to teach the required knowledge and skills. Course meets the requirements of Transport Canada outlined in Transport Publication (TP) 13008 E.

Emergency Child Care First Aid

Basic one-day course designed to introduce caregivers to injury prevention skills and knowledge. Course covers lifesaving first aid skills and cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR and AED) for children, and babies. Course meets legislation requirements for provincial/territorial early childhood education and day care worker safety requirements.

Canadian Red Cross – Online Classes

Psychological First Aid – Self-Care

This online course assists learners in developing a personal understanding of the effects of stress, loss, trauma and grief, with emphasis on self-care and personal protection. Learners will be introduced to the Red Cross Look, Listen, Link, Live model and will learn how to cope with the effects of various types of stress. This course can also be taken in combination with the Red Cross Caring for Others online course to supplement and strengthen an overall psychosocial wellness program.

WHMIS 2015

WHMIS 2015 Online is based on the current 2015 legislation and meets the legislated requirement for general WHMIS training. Employers must also provide workplace-specific training and instruction for each of the hazardous products in the workplace.

Lockout/Tagout

The term “Lockout/Tagout” refers to specific practices and procedures to safeguard workers from the unexpected energizing or start-up of machinery and equipment, or the release of hazardous energy during service or maintenance activities. Lockout/Tagout explains the importance of Lockout/Tagout in protecting the health and safety of workers. The course examines basic workplace safety tenets and examines the specific stages and procedures of the Lockout/Tagout process. The basic tenets of safety are explained as are the specific stages and procedures of the Lockout-Tagout process.

Transportation of Dangerous Goods

In the Transportation of Dangerous Goods (TDG) course you will learn its regulations and proper training, proper documentation, safety marks and means of containment, forbidden goods, exemptions and special provisions as well as, immediate reporting and procedures to follow in the event of an emergency. A printable certificate is available upon completion.

Psychological First Aid – Caring for Others

This online course assists learners in developing a personal understanding of the effects of stress, loss, trauma and grief on others, with emphasis on self-care and personal protection. Learners will be introduced to the Red Cross Look, Listen, Link, Live model and will learn how to support others to cope with the effects of various types of stress. This course can also be taken in combination with the Red Cross Self-Care online course to supplement and strengthen an overall psychosocial wellness program.

Fire Safety

Fire Safety teaches participants about the legislated fire safety responsibilities of the employer and the worker, describes safe work practices related to fire prevention, and provides practical information about emergency response in situations involving fire.

Transportation of Dangerous Goods – Energy

In the TDG course you will learn – Introduction to TDG, its regulations and proper training, proper documentation, safety marks and means of containment, forbidden goods, exemptions and special provisions as well as, immediate reporting and procedures to follow in the event of an emergency. A printable certificate is available upon completion.

Bloodborne Pathogens

This program is designed for individuals who may be exposed to blood and body fluids or items contaminated with blood during the performance of their work and who wish to gain a basic understanding of blood-borne pathogens.

Medical Terminology

The Medical Terminology course provides an introduction to the professional language used by those who are directly and indirectly involved with the art of healing. The course will also introduce those not currently involved in the health care environment with an introduction to the language of medicine. In addition, the program will provide participants with the basics of human anatomy and physiology.

Canadian Red Cross – Professional Responder (In class / Blended)

CPR/AED – BLS

Course provides the skills needed to recognize and respond to cardiovascular emergencies and choking for adults, children, and babies; use of an automated external defibrillator (AED); and additional skills for healthcare providers. Includes the latest CPR guidelines.

Emergency Medical Responder

Course provides the knowledge and skills that are necessary in an emergency to help sustain life, reduce pain, and minimize the consequences of injury or sudden illness for those functioning as a member of the health care team in a pre-hospital setting. Course is for those providing a professional level of emergency response including firefighters, law-enforcement officers, and emergency medical services personnel. Includes CPR level HCP and AED. Meets the Paramedic Association of Canada National Occupational Competency Profiles for the practitioner level of emergency medical responder (EMR).

Advanced Wilderness & Remote First Aid

Comprehensive first aid and CPR techniques for those who need a higher level of training to work and respond to emergencies in isolated or wilderness settings. Training is also suitable for those who act as guides or supervisors for groups of people. The course covers material in Standard First Aid & CPR, plus advanced strategies for providing extended care for more than 24 hours. Part of the course is taught in an outdoor setting and requires greater physical activity and endurance than typical first aid training.

Airway Management

Designed to provide participants with the knowledge and skills to create a patent airway, the interventions to maintain it, and the equipment available to carry out these skills. Participants will gain the knowledge and skills required to provide the appropriate interventions, including measuring and inserting the applicable airway adjunct based on the patient’s condition.

First Responder

First aid and CPR skills for professional first responders or those wanting to become first responders. Course teaches techniques for sustaining life, preventing further injuries, and caring for illnesses and injuries until the next level of medical personnel arrives. Includes CPR level HCP and AED.

Marine Advanced First Aid

Comprehensive first aid and CPR techniques and scenarios for those who need a higher level of training to work and respond to emergencies in a marine setting. Course meets the requirements of Transport Canada outlined in Transport Publication (TP) 13008. Designed for any person who wants to obtain a rating certificate, endorsement, or a Master or Officer certification, and for those providing first aid on board a vessel engaged on a near-coastal voyage, class 1, or on board a vessel on unlimited waters.

Advanced First Aid

A comprehensive course offering advanced first aid and cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) skills for those typically designated as a senior workplace first aid attendant. Course covers a variety of topics from basic (circulation and breathing emergencies, and prevention of disease transmission) to advanced (sudden medical emergencies and injuries to the head and/or spine), including instruction dedicated to understanding workplace legislation and responsibilities.

Oxygen Therapy

This course teaches how to operate various oxygen devices as well as to respond and treat respiratory emergencies. The course is for those who are required to use oxygen in the workplace including lifeguards, emergency medical services (EMS) professionals, etc.

American Red Cross

Adult and Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED

The Adult and Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED course incorporates the latest science and teaches students to recognize and care for a variety of first aid emergencies such as burns, cuts, scrapes, sudden illnesses, head, neck, back injuries, heat and cold emergencies and how to respond to breathing and cardiac emergencies to help victims of any age – adults (about 12 years and older) and pediatric (infants and children up to 12 years of age). Students who successfully complete this course will receive a certificate for Adult and Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED valid for two years.

Lifeguarding

Provides entry-level participants the knowledge and skills to prevent, recognize and respond to aquatic emergencies and to provide care for breathing and cardiac emergencies, injuries and sudden illnesses until EMS personnel take over. Prerequisites: Minimum age: 15 years; Swim 300 yards continuously; Tread water for 2 minutes using only the legs; Complete a timed event within 1 minute, 40 seconds by starting in the water, swimming 20 yards, surface dive to a depth of 7 to 10 feet to retrieve a 10-pound object, return to the surface and swim 20 yards on the back to return to the starting point, exit the water without using steps or a ladder. Participants who successfully complete the Lifeguarding course receive an American Red Cross certificate for Lifeguarding/First Aid/CPR/AED, valid for 2 years.

Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada

Basic Life Support (BLS)

Basic Life Support (BLS) participants are trained to recognize life-threatening emergencies, give high-quality chest compressions, deliver ventilations and provide early use of an AED.This course features science from the 2015 Guidelines Update for CPR and ECC, including single-rescuer and team basic life support skills for in-facility and prehospital settings, with a focus on high-quality CPR and team dynamics.

Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS)

Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) is an advanced course that builds on the foundation of basic life support (BLS) skills. It emphasizes the importance of continuous, high-quality CPR and takes healthcare provider training to the next level- highlighting the importance of high-performance team dynamics and communication, systems of care, recognition and intervention of cardiopulmonary arrest, immediate post-cardiac arrest, acute dysrhythmia, stroke, and acute coronary syndromes.

Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)

Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) is an advanced course, that focuses on a systematic approach to pediatric assessment, basic life support, PALS treatment algorithms, effective resuscitation and team dynamics to improve the quality of care provided to seriously ill or injured children, resulting in improved outcomes.

Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP)

The Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) is an educational program that introduces the concepts and skills of neonatal resuscitation. In Canada, NRP is administered by the Canadian Paediatric Society and is designed to teach individuals and teams that may be required to resuscitate newborn babies.

Pediatric Emergency Assessment, Recognition, and Stabilization (PEARS)

The PEARS Provider Course prepares healthcare providers caring for pediatric patients with foundational skills to assess, recognize, and participate in the initial management of respiratory and/or cardiovascular emergencies and cardiopulmonary arrest. Active case-based instruction will be used to teach students to provide appropriate lifesaving interventions within the initial minutes after response until the child is transferred to an advanced life support provider.

Heartzap

Heartsaver CPR/AED Level C

This stand alone 4.5 hour course offers CPR/AED training which provides the rescuer with all the confidence required to respond to a cardiac arrest casualty and choking in adults. All CPR/AED certification is valid for 3 years from date of certification however an annual CPR/AED refresher course is recommended.

Emergency First Aid with Heartsaver CPR/AED Level C

This 1 day course provides the basics of First Aid and CPR/AED techniques. The course covers the recognition and treatment of airway, breathing and cardiovascular emergencies. Training includes CPR skills, management of choking, bleeding, shock, and fainting. Below is a detail list of the course content. Course participants will receive a 3 year certification upon successful completion of all performance criteria and achieve a 75% on the multiple choice exam.

Basic Life Support

This stand alone 5 hour course offers CPR/AED training which provides the rescuer with all the confidence required to respond to a cardiac arrest casualty and choking in adults. All CPR/AED certification is valid for 3 years from date of certification however an annual CPR/AED refresher course is recommended.

Standard First Aid with Heartsaver CPR/AED Level C

This two day in-class course provides comprehensive first aid & CPR/AED techniques for those who want more knowledge to respond to emergencies. The course covers the recognition and treatment of airway, breathing, and cardiovascular emergencies, AEDs, management of a casualty, seizure and diabetic emergency to name a few.

Stop the Bleed

Stop The Bleed

The Stop the Bleed course will prepare you to react to a situation where massive bleeding from any cause, but particularly from an active shooter, explosive event, car crash, home or industrial events. Victims can die from uncontrolled bleeding in less than 5 to 10 minutes. This course will provide you with the skills to aid in extreme blood loss till paramedics arrive and can save lives.

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