Thompson Rivers University
Thompson Rivers University

First Aid

NEW! Standard First Aid–CPR C with AED • XOCH 0820
This two-day First Aid course is a fundamental training program in emergency care. This course is an extension to the Basic First Aid program with instruction in injury assessment, head injuries, lifting and moving and eye injuries plus the CPR-C component.

Requirements: Acceptable photo identification (Driver’s license, student card, recreation centre pass, BCID or passport.)
Prerequisite: age 16 plus
Fee: Fee: $190 (plus $40 materials)
Dates: (choose one)
• Nov. 18 and 19; Saturday and Sunday 8:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
• Mar. 9 and 10; Friday and Saturday 8:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.


Occupational First Aid Level 1 • XOCH 0800
This seven-hour WorkSafeBC program equips you with the emergency skills needed to stabilize an injured person until trained help arrives. Areas covered include bleeding control, CPR and conscious and unconscious choking.

Prerequisite: age 16 plus
Fee: $160
Dates: (choose one)
• Sept. 29; Friday, 8:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
• Oct. 28; Saturday, 8:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
• Nov. 17; Friday, 8:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
• Mar. 11; Sunday, 8:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
• Apr. 16; Monday, 8:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.


Transportation Endorsement • XOCH 0780
As an endorsement to the WorkSafeBC Level 1certificate, this course meets the needs of those responsible for transporting injured workers to medical aid from more remote settings. Endorsement expireswith the WorkSafeBC Level 1 certificate.

Prerequisites: OFA WorkSafeBC Level 1 certificate
Fee: $160
Dates:
• Oct. 29; Sunday, 8:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
• Apr. 17; Tuesday, 8:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.


WorkSafe BC Occupational First Aid Level 3 • XOCH 0820
OFA Level 3 courses qualify candidates for certification by WorkSafeBC as first-aid attendants in industry. This course has achieved recognition in every province across Canada. This is a significant approval, specifically towards those employees of the oil and gas industry, logging, mining and other similar endeavours in the north. This program enables those employees to secure
a first-aid certificate recognized in Canada from coast to coast. Register at least two weeks in advance. Minimum six people needed to run course.

Prerequisite: age 16 plus
Fee: $1,150
Dates:
• Mar. 12–23; Monday–Friday, 8:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.