This course meets WorkSafe BC requirements for FirstAid Attendants in BC and according to WSBC RegulationsPart 3 Guidelines (3.14 - 3.21). The Occupational FirstAid Level 3 course is offered with the objective ofqualifying candidates for certification as Level 3 First AidAttendants in industry. Instruction includes: anatomyand physiology; injury and body response; resuscitation- oxygen therapy; wounds and bleeding; thermal, joint, spinal and eye injuries; fractures, bandaging; immobilization; transportation; recording and reportingaccidents and injuries. An NIC waiver form will berequired to be filled out at class. Certification is by WSBCand is valid for three years.
Prerequisite(s): Students must be 16 years of age. Students under 19 require a parent/ guardian signed waiver. Pre-reading and homework required, contact First Aid Dept at 250-334-5092 to arrange to get course materials.
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