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Special Discount of 25% on the OFA Level 1

Regular Course price is $100.00 per person. Mainland Safety is doing a Special Discount of 25% on the OFA Level 1 Course from April 1st to August 31st 2019. The discounted price is $ 75 per person.

The WorkSafeBC Occupational First Aid Level 1 course is an 8-hour program, including coffee and lunch breaks. In order to be successful, candidates must demonstrate practical skill competency, achieve a minimum of 70% on a multiple choice exam and attend the full course. On successful completion of the course, participants receive a 3-year certification.


 Course Prerequisites

Must be at least 16 years of age and be physically able to perform all of the First Aid tasks required to complete the learning tasks. Personal identification is required prior to the Occupational First Aid Attendant certification. No experience is necessary.

 

What you will learn:

 
 
 
Course details and timings (modules )
 
ACTIVITY TOPIC 
MODULE 1  
DISCUSSION CLASSROOM INTRODUCTION AND MANAGEMENT
DISCUSSION ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITY
DISCUSSION BARRIERS TO COMMUNICATION
INTRO/VIDEO HOW THE BODY WORKS
DISCUSSION/VIDEO PRIORITY ACTION APPROACH (PAA)
VIDEO/DEMO 1-01 PRIMARY SURVEY RESPONSE WORKER
PRACTICE 1-01 PRIMARY SURVEY RESPONSE WORKER
VIDEO/DEMO 1-02 REPOSITION AN INJURED WORKER
PRACTICE 1-02 REPOSITION AN INJURED WORKER
DEMO 1-03 PRIMARY SURVEY UNRESPONSIVE WORKER
PRACTICE 1-03 PRIMARY SURVEY UNRESPONSIVE WORKER
VIDEO/DEMO 1-04 REPOSITION AN INJURED WORKER
PRACTICE 1-04 REPOSITION AN INJURED WORKER
DISCUSSION PRIORITY ACTION APPROACH WALK-IN WORKER
VIDEO/DEMO 1-05 PRIORITY ACTION APPROACH TO THE WALKING WORKER
PRACTICE 1-05 PRIORITY ACTION APPROACH TO THE WALKING WORKER
DEMO 1-06 PRIORITY ACTION APPROACH WALK-IN WORKER LACERATION
PRACTICE 1-06 PRIORITY ACTION APPROACH WALK-IN WORKER LACERATION
DISCUSSION WOUNDS REFERRED TO MEDICAL AID
VIDEO SHOULDER STRAIN
VIDEO BACK STRAIN
MODULE 2  
DISCUSSION AIRWAY AND BREATHING EMERGENCIES
INSTRUCTOR DEMO 2-01 PARTIAL AIRWAY OBSTRUCTION-RESPONSIVE WORKER
PRACTICE 2-01 PARTIAL AIRWAY OBSTRUCTION-RESPONSIVE WORKER
INSTRUCTOR DEMO 2-02 COMPLETE AIRWAY OBSTRUCTION-RESPONSIVE WORKER
PRACTICE 2-02 COMPLETE AIRWAY OBSTRUCTION-RESPONSIVE WORKER
DISCUSSION CIRCULATORY SYSTEM
VIDEO CHEST PAIN
DISCUSSION UNRESPONSIVE WORKER
SKILL ONLY PRACTICE 2-03 VENTILATING A MANNEQUIN WITH A POCKET MASK
INSTRUCTOR DEMO 2-04 CPR RESPIRATORY/CARDIAC ARREST
PRACTICE 2-04 CPR RESPIRATORY/CARDIAC ARREST
INSTRUCTOR DEMO 2-05 CPR RESPIRATORY/CARDIAC ARREST WITH AED
PRACTICE 2-05 CPR RESPIRATORY/CARDIAC ARREST WITH AED
DISCUSSION MEDICAL CONDITIONS
VIDEO ASTHMA
VIDEO ANAPHYLAXIS
VIDEO EPINEPHRINE
MODULE 3  
LECTURE/DISCUSSION SHOCK AND BLEEDING
INSTRUCTOR DEMO 3-01 INTERNAL BLEEDING- UNRESPONSIVE LAYING FACE UP
PRACTICE 3-01 INTERNAL BLEEDING- UNRESPONSIVE LAYING FACE UP
GUIDED PRACTICE 3-02 LOOP TIE/ PRESSURE BANDAGE/ ELASTIC VELCRO STRAP
LECTURE/DISCUSSION MEDICAL CONDITIONS
MODULE 4  
REVIEW LESSON PRACTICAL SCENARIOS
MODULE 5  
WRITTEN TEST 25 MCQ
WRAP UP ISSUE CERTIFICATES TO SUCCESSFUL STUDENTS

Certificates accepted in B.C.

The first aid certificates shown here are accepted in B.C. workplaces. These examples should help you determine if a worker has proper certification to be a first aid attendant.

Certificates are listed in reverse alphabetical order according to the name of the issuing agency (in other words, from Z to A).

OFA Level 1 and Equivalencies

WorkSafeBC - Level 1 (newer version)

WorkSafeBC Occupational First Aid Level 1 certificate

WorkSafeBC - Level 1 (older version)

 

WorkSafeBC - Level 1 - Out of Jurisdiction (newer version)

WorkSafeBC Occupational First Aid Level 1 Out of Jurisdiction ticket

WorkSafeBC - Level 1 - Out of Jurisdiction (older version)

 

WorkSafeBC - Level 1 - EMA First Responder* (newer version)


*Restricted to Municipal Fire Service only. Valid only if signed by a fire chief.

 

WorkSafeBC - Level 1 - EMA First Responder* (older version)


*Restricted to Municipal Fire Service only. Valid only if signed by a fire chief.

 

WorkSafeBC - Restricted Level 1 Certificate* (newer version)

WorkSafeBC Occupational First Aid Level 1 R certificate 
*Contact Certification Services for more information about restricted Level 1 certificates. 604.276.3090 or 1.888.621.SAFE (7233), local 3090; email Certification@worksafebc.com.

WorkSafeBC - Restricted Level 1 Certificate* (older version)

*Contact Certification Services for more information about restricted Level 1 certificates. 604.276.3090 or 1.888.621.SAFE (7233), local 3090; email Certification@worksafebc.com.

 

St. John Ambulance - Standard First Aid for Industry (OFA Level 1 Equivalent)

  

 

St. John Ambulance - Emergency First Aid for Industry (OFA Level 1 Equivalent)

MedAire - (OFA Level 1 Equivalent)

MedAire certificate of completion

Lifesaving Society - Worksite First Aid Level 1

 

EMP Canada - Workplace for B.C. Level 1

 

Canadian Red Cross - B.C. Workplace Emergency First Aid (older version)

 

Canadian Red Cross - B.C. Workplace Emergency First Aid - Out of Jurisdiction (older version)

Canadian Red Cross - BC Workplace Emergency First Aid (CPR/AED level A) e-certificate

Red Cross BC Workplace Emergency First Aid CPR/AED Level A ticket 

Canadian Red Cross - Emergency First Aid & CPR/AED Level C

Emergency First Aid & CPR/AED Level C certificate

Canadian Red Cross - Standard First Aid & CPR/AED Level C

Standard First Aid & CPR/AED Level C certiifcate

$ 100.00   $ 75.00

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