The Trauma First Aid Skills course is a pubic open entry class. It is taught by an advanced care -trained paramedic for Toronto with a background in the Canadian Armed Forces, with support from TCCC qualified ex military personnel.
This course now INCLUDES the Sunnybrook Hospital Stop the Bleed certification (An $80 value)!
Prerequisite: valid First Aid certificate.
Timings: Friday 27 September 2019 9am-5pm
Location: Chimera HQ – Unit 4 – 385 Bloor St W, Oshawa, ON L1J 5Y5 (Back of building)
Tuition for the course is $360 + tax per student. This includes the 1 day of instruction as well as your very own IFAK kit – a $170 value! (1 x Tourniquet, 1 x chest seal, 1 x Celox hemostatic dressings, 1 x nasopharyngeal airway, 1 x OLAES bandages, 1 x trauma shears, nitrile gloves). If you don’t need the kit let us know and the tuition would be $250.
No discounts or vouchers can be used on this course due to the equipment costs. We apologize in advance for any inconvenience.
In the course we cover:
Understanding and recognizing different forms of trauma you are likely to encounter and the appropriate interventions;
Tools for interventions such as tourniquets, chest seals, hemostatic dressings and nasopharyngeal airways;
Skills practice using actual meat and blood simulations (not just learning in a theoretical classroom environment);