Standard First Aid (SFA)

This two day in depth course ensure you are prepared to assist anyone who needs first aid or lifesaving skills including CPR and AED.  Developing knowledge and mastering practical skills is the focus of this course while meeting worker safety and insurance board legislation.

Intended Audience


Course Overview

3-year certification in Standard First Aid, CPR Level C, and AED

Standard First Aid: 6.5–7.5 hours; includes CPR Level A or C and AED; adheres to local legislation

Course Content
The Red Cross
Preparing to respond
The EMS system
Check, Call, Care
Airway emergencies
Breathing and Circulation emergencies
First aid for respiratory and cardiac arrest
Wound care
Head and spine injuries
Bone, muscle and joint injuries
Sudden Medical Emergencies
Environmental Emergencies

Course Prerequisites


Course Duration

This 2-day course takes place between 9:00am-4:00pm.

COVID-19 Protocols at First Aid Plus
Our 20-person classroom has been marked off and can safely accommodate 8-9 students while following the strictest of COVID-19 safety protocols.
We have increased cleaning, ensuring that all hard surfaces, countertops, door handles, and all touched surfaces are cleaned with a hospital-grade disinfectant multiple times a day. A cleaning schedule is placed in sight, located on the fridge.
We have installed HEPA air purifiers in both the office and the classroom.
We vacuum twice a day using a hospital-grade HEPA filter vacuum.
Staff are monitored every day and students are asked to fill out a COVID-19 questionnaire upon entry and must have their temperature taken.
Hand sanitizers are available at the door, in the lunch area, as well as in the classroom.
No equipment is shared for the duration of the class
All equipment and class materials are thoroughly sanitized after each use.
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Standard First Aid (SFA)

Upcoming Courses

December 15-16, 2021, 9:00 am

First Aid Plus HQ - 301 Moodie Drive, Ottawa, ON
$125.00 Per Person

January 11-12, 2022, 9:00 am

First Aid Plus HQ - 301 Moodie Drive, Ottawa, ON
$125.00 Per Person

February 16-17, 2022, 9:00 am

First Aid Plus HQ - 301 Moodie Drive, Ottawa, ON
$125.00 Per Person



Required Materials

Included in the course:
First Aid & CPR (print and/or eBook)
Comprehensive Guide to First Aid & CPR (eBook)
Standard First Aid CPR A/C – Online (Blended only)
Standard First Aid certificate (digital certificate issued upon successful completion)