Calgary First Aid is the most popular training provider of first aid, cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR), and automated external defibrillation (AED) courses in Calgary. This OH&S approved training provider offers a variety of courses ranging from 3 hours in length to two weeks. Large classrooms, conveniently located training centres and low prices have made this the leading OH&S approved of first aid and CPR training in Calgary. Participants that complete training with Calgary First Aid will receive occupational health and safety approved certificates that are valid for 3 years. Registration for food safety, TDG, WHMIS, advanced first aid, basic life support, first aid or work safety certification courses can be completed on-line, via telephone or email. Participants that enrol in first aid training will learn about rescue scene management, casualty care and legal implications of providing care to a victim / casualty. Get certified today, enhance your career, build confidence in yourself and learn life saving skills by enrolling in a first aid and CPR course in one of the three training centres in Calgary today.
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Calgary First Aid Contact Information
Calgary First Aid may be reached through the following information:
- Telephone Number: 587-774-5317
- Email Address: email@example.com
- Website: www.firstaidcalgary.ca
- Central Calgary Training Address: Suite 102, 750 – 11th Street SW, Calgary, AB T2P 3N7
- North Calgary Training Address: 3359 27 St NE #110, Calgary, AB T1Y 4T7
- South Calgary Training Address: 610 70 Ave SE Unit #201, Calgary, AB T2H 2J6
Enrolment for courses with Calgary First Aid may be completed through the on-line application form below or through e-mail. Telephone calls and walk-ins at the training centers during business hours are also encouraged. Scroll through the variety of courses below and select register to learn more about that course and complete the registration information.
Calgary First Aid Training Centres
Northeast Training Centre
With the highest reviews possible, this north Calgary training centres has over 500 5 star google reviews due to its exceptional teachers, high quality programs and low prices. Thousands of Calgarians complete there training at this location as it offers free parking, quick and easy transit and easy access via car as its situated nearby the Trans Canada Highway (Hwy 1), Highway 2 and Stoney Trail NE (Highway 201). It proudly offers a variety of first aid, mask fit testing, CPR, basic life support, workplace safety and food safety courses to the communities of Sunridge, Thorncliffe, Beddington Heights, Airdrie, Sage Hill, Rocky Ridge, Northwest Calgary, Varsity, Cochrane and Strathmore. Students come from as far as Canmore, Kanaskis and Morley for there courses here. Check out the map below for more information about the location of this training centre:
Downtown Calgary Training Centre
With over 250 5 star reviews, this training centre has been offering courses to Calgarians since 2012. The main training center is easily accessible by public and private transportation, given its location next to a new C-Train station. Nearby amenities such as free parking and restaurants are also available. It is easily accessible via car as it is nearby Crowchild Trail SW, and MacLeod Trail. It is located in the northeast part of Downtown Calgary with ample parking nearby at a cost. This location proudly serves the communities of Sunalta, Rosscarrok, Killarney, Glenbrook, South Calgary, Langdon, Youngstown, Crowfoot and as far as Medicine Hat. For more information about the location of Calgary First Aid, check out the map below.
South Calgary Training Centre
With over 100 reviews, this nearly 5 star training centre offers a variety of programs to its customers. Classes are offered 7 days a week and include advanced first aid, basic life support, intermediate and basic first aid. This training centre proudly serves Windsor Park, Eagle Ridge, Kingsland, Acadia, Haysboro, Academy, Somerset, Shawnessy, Seton and more. With unbeatably low prices, a wide range of courses and phenomenal instructors it is easy to see why Calgary First Aid ranks so high in customer satisfaction. Check out the map below to see more information about the location of this training centre.
Training courses and rates
Calgary First Aid offers a number of different training courses at the lowest prices. St Mark James certificates for first aid, CPR, and AED training are awarded to trainees who are able to complete a course and are valid for three years throughout Canada. Check out the price list below for information about the prices of courses offered with Calgary First Aid.
- St Mark James Standard First Aid, CPR and AED – 127.99
- St Mark James Emergency First Aid, CPR and AED – 89.99
- St Mark James Emergency Childcare First Aid, CPR and AED
- St Mark James Standard Childcare First Aid, CPR and AED
- St Mark James CPR level “A” and AED Only – 58.99
- St Mark James CPR level “C” and AED Only – 69.99
- St Mark James CPR level “HCP” and AED Only – 69.99
Renewal of expired and near-expiry certificates are offered through Calgary First Aid’s refresher courses, held at least twice a week. For trainees who decided to drop out of a training course may receive full refund, as long as they give a 72-hour notice.
CPR Training Courses
Trainees are introduced to the Basic Life Support (BLS) guidelines made by the American Heart Association to guide rescuers providing emergency management to victims of cardiac arrest. The most recent 2020 guidelines highlight several updates in techniques and pathways in CPR and AED. Studies have shown that immediate chest compressions after a person has collapsed, as opposed to the old “Look, Listen, Feel” technique, raises the chances of survival of the victim. This is emphasized with two steps:
To get a head start on your CPR training, watch the BLS update video below.
Stand-alone classes are available for trainees who do not want to undergo the complete training course. Basic first aid or CPR and AED training only classes are available for enrolment. Other stand-alone classes are also focused on safety and hazard management, such a food safety, fire hazard management, and pet first aid classes to name a few. Private classes are usually offered to companies or big groups to request a separate class and schedule for their training. Refresher courses are available for trainees who need to renew expiring certifications.
Calgary First Aid’s training centers are equipped with the latest technology in first aid and CPR training. Classrooms are spacious and air-conditioned, to give trainees the most comfortable learning experience possible. Because the locations of different training centers are easily accessible and conveniently placed with nearby amenities, Calgary First Aid has become the most popular training service provider in the area.
Head over to Calgary First Aid for the best training service offered in the market!
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