We will be following the guidelines of health and safety authorities to keep our clients and staff safe.
• All students are required to bring face mask or facial covering. For those who do not bring a mask, one will be offered one at a nominal cost.
• Wash/sanitize your hands throughout the day. Sanitizer will be available at all training facilities.
• If you are not feeling well, please stay at home. If you are unable to attend for this reason, you will be re-scheduled for a future class at no cost or penalty.
• Students will be sitting apart from other participants using appropriate social distancing guidelines.
•To ensure employees and students maintain distance, we will be placing decals/tape on the floor to direct traffic flow and limit the number of students in a classroom at a time.
• Individual students will be assigned workstations with the required supplies that will not be shared with other students during the class.
• Hands on activities have been modified to help further reduce risk.
In addition, our employees are taking the following precautions:
• Employees will sanitize and disinfect shared surfaces and training equipment.
• All desks and chairs will be sanitized before each class, with commercially available disinfectant. Frequently touched surfaces will be disinfected throughout the day.
• All doors where possible, will be propped open to avoid excess contact with door handles.
• Instructors will wear gloves anytime they are distributing or collecting paperwork or supplies.
Corporate Training Programs
Most workplaces in Canada require First Aid certified employees to provide immediate care in the event of injury or medical emergency. The First Aid certification and equipment requirements vary depending on regulatory jurisdiction, industry, hazards in the workplace and the number of employees. St. John Ambulance offers First Aid training programs and options to meet your unique workplace health and safety needs across Canada. We will work with you to develop a customized solution to meet your occupational health and safety needs.
Select your course below..
|First Aid and CPR Courses|
|Emergency Level||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
Courses with Emergency Level First Aid
Emergency First Aid with Level A CPR & AED
|Standard Level||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.
Courses with Standard Level First Aid
Standard First Aid with Level A CPR & AED
Blended & Renewal Courses with Standard Level First Aid
|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 and Wellness in the Workplace||Mental Health and Wellness in the Workplace course is a one-day, in-class or virtual, instructor-led course. 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)
Courses with Level C CPR
|BLS (HCP) Level CPR||Health Care Practitioner Level CPR provides training for those working in the healthcare field or students in related education programs.
Courses with Level BLS (HCP) CPR
|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.
Home Alone Safety First Aid
Babysitting Basics – (1 day) A course created for the 11-14 year old age group designed to teach skills necessary for babysitting.
Emergency First Aid with CPR C & AED – Older teens looking for First Aid skills may consider certification, and attend our public courses.
|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.|
Joint Health & Safety Committee Training
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.
Instructor Development Programs
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 AidOrganized 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.