Thompson Rivers University
Thompson Rivers University

First Aid

Red Cross Standard First Aid
This comprehensive two-day course covers 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. The course includes the latest first aid and CPR guidelines and meets federal and a variety of provincial/territorial regulations for Standard First Aid and CPR. It exceeds competitors’ standards by including injury prevention content, CPR and AED. This course is recommended for students taking the Health Care Assistant program, RCMP depot, swimming instructor, and lifeguard.

Fee: $195
Dates: Jan 20 & 21; 8:30 am - 4:30 pm, Dutch Lake Community Centre, Clearwater


Occupational First Aid - Level I- XOCH 0800

This 7-hour course 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. 

Requirements: picture ID. Acceptable photo identification includes driver’s license, student card, BCID, or passport.
Prerequisite: 16 years +
Fee: $105
Dates: (choose only one)
Feb 3; Friday, 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Apr 18; Thursday, 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
Jun 10; Friday, 8:30 am – 4:30 pm

Transportation Endorsement- XOCH 0780
This course is designed to prepare Occupational First Aid Attendants, Level 1, with the skills and knowledge needed to move and transport injured or ill workers to medical aid.

Fee: $110
Date: Apr 18; Friday, 8:30 am - 4:30 pm