Course Listing – with links to class dates
Select your course below or download the 2019 Course Calendar.
2020 Courses and Schedules are also available.
|First Aid and CPR Courses
|Emergency First Aid programs provide classroom instruction time of at least 6.5 hours, normally in a one day format. Certification meets the requirements in the Canada Labour Code, and WSIB standards for workplaces in the province of Ontario with 1 – 5 Employees. Emergency First Aid is Available with Level A or C CPR
|Standard First Aid programs provide at least 13 hours of instruction time, normally delivered in a 2 day format. Certification meets the Canada Labour code and WSIB Standards for workplaces in the province of Ontario with more than 5 Employees. Standard First Aid is Available with all three levels of CPR.
|Medical First Responder Level
|Advanced First Aid training for first responders and workers in remote areas. Pre-requisite Standard with C or HCP CPR. This 40 hour training program builds upon the skills in Standard First Aid with more advanced training. Ideal for students considering an emergency response career.
|Mental Health First Aid
|This 2 Day Mental Health First Aid – Basic course is delivered by Mental Health Commission of Canada instructors. Training provides participants with the skills to confidently support a person developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis until appropriate support is found or the crisis is resolved.
|Level C CPR
|Courses with Level C CPR & AED provide training in skills for all ages (infants,children & adults)
|HCP Level CPR
|Health Care practitioner Level CPR provides training for those working in the healthcare field or students in related education programs.
|Specialty Training programs – Beyond First Aid
|Children and Youth Training Programs
|Home Alone – (1 day) A one-day program designed for children 10 years of age and older to help prepare them stay safe in times where they may find themselves alone for short periods of time.
Babysitting Basics – (1 day) A course created for the 11-14 year old age group designed to teach skills necessary for babysitting.
|New Parent Workshop
|This 3.5 hour non-certificate workshop is structured to teach essential emergency skills to new parents, grandparents and siblings over 14 years old. The training is focused on accident and injury prevention, first aid, choking and CPR techniques used on newborns, infants and young children.
|Joint Health & Safety Committee Training
|St. John Ambulance is pleased to offer Joint Health & Safety Committee certification training based on the latest training standard from the Ministry of Labour. Ideal for those with health and safety responsibilities or for those that would like to boost their résumés for future opportunities.
Instructor Training Courses
|Instructor Development Program Course (Participants must apply for acceptance into these programs). This 40 hour course provides new instructors with the skills to present, demonstrate, coach and evaluate students while delivering our First Aid program curriculum. St. John Ambulance Standard First Aid with HCP level CPR certification and skills testing are a pre-requisite for application. For further information regarding the training requirements and certifications available please contact the local branch or click the link to find out more.
|Pet First Aid
|First Aid is an important tool for taking care of the ones you love. Many of us have taken a first aid course at some point in our lives for family, school or work related reasons and we have learned some important skills. Your animal companion is more to you than just a pet; they are a member of your family. As such, have you considered how to recognize a potentially serious condition, and help them if they are injured?
|Marine First Aid
|Organized by Request on a private basis only – This program meets the Transport Canada, Marine Safety requirements for examination and certification of seafarers. Please contact our office for further information.