Occupational First Aid Level 1

Occupational First Aid Level 1 gives you an introductory knowledge on how to identify injuries and administer first aid to these injuries. The OFA Level 1 course is suitable for people in these industries: small construction jobs (roofing, painting, drywall, framing, etc.), office workers, small manufacturing and assembling shops and restaurant workers.

No prior first aid knowledge required to attend this course. All students must be at least 16 years old and be able to physically perform first aid.

The OFA Level 1 course will cover the following topics:

  • How to assess the patient injury
  • Wound Assessment and Treatment
  • Completion of the First Aid Record
  • Decisions on referral to medical aid
  • Providing follow-up patient care
  • Back Strain
  • Wrist Strain
  • Burns
  • Eye Injuries
  • Airway obstruction management
  • AEDs and CPR
  • Respiratory/Cardiac arrest management
  • Shock
  • Bleeding emergency management
  • Identification and Management of Medical Conditions

OFA Level 1 Course cost : $100.00

Day Class: 8:30am to 4:30pm – Saturdays. All courses include books. There are no taxes on the courses. Companies should refer to WorksafeBC (formally WCB) OHS Guidelines G#17 to determine level of first aid for your business. Schedule 3-A for minimum level of first aid.

2017 Classes

  • Jul 8
  • Jul 12
  • Jul 22
  • Aug 12
  • Aug 16
  • Aug 26
  • Sep 6
  • Sep 9
  • Sep 23
  • Sep 28
  • Oct 4
  • Oct 14
  • Oct 28
  • Oct 31
  • Nov 4
  • Nov 8
  • Nov 18
  • Nov 30
  • Dec 2
  • Dec 6
  • Dec 16
  • Dec 21

Did you know? We can Create Special First Training Packages Catered to your Needs

Valley First Aid Kamloops

In 1993, Joe Bellamy and Anita Arpots opened Valley First Aid Training. We found there was a need in the community and surrounding areas for quality first aid training.

Whatever level of first aid you require, we are here to make sure you choose correctly. Our instructors are committed to providing you with top quality training and good customer service.

We are training partners with WorksafeBC in all levels of first aid and WHMIS. As well as partners with Canadian Red Cross for Standard , Emergency, Child Emergency and CPR

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