Occupational First Aid Level 2

In B.C., workplace first aid attendants must have a certificate that’s recognized by WorkSafeBC. OFA Level 2 is an intermediate level first aid training & certification program designed to provide the first aid attendant with the skills to function as part of an effective first aid program in the workplace.

Course Content:

  • Basic Life Support (CPR-A)
  • Minor Wound Management, including soft tissue & fracture management
  • Critical Airway, Breathing & Circulatory Interventions with C-Spine control
  • Documentation required by WorkSafeBC
Physical Demands / Contact: 
  • Occupational First Aid courses are physically demanding and require prolonged kneeling, working in stooped positions, and rolling patients into various positions on the floor.  Depending on the level and length of the course, physical demands can become rigorous.  
  • According to the WorkSafeBC OFA course materials, each class participant is required to function as attendant, helper and patient.  As a patient, fellow students will be practicing their first aid skills on you, including conducting a hands-on primary assessment and rapid body survey.  Participants must be aware that there is a good degree of physical contact involved.
  • Accommodation may be made for participants who indicate a problem with some of these activities.  Regardless of accommodation made during the class, participants will be required to demonstrate specific skills according to an accepted standard before certification is issued.

 

Course Length:

This is a 5 day program. The course consists of 16 modules involving a minimum of 35 hours of classroom study & practice. Home study, including pre-reading for each lesson & completion of homework assignments is essential.

Prerequisites:

There is no previous first aid training required (OFA Level 1 is NOT required). Participants must have the physical ability to perform the required learning tasks. Initial certification requires full participation and course attendance.

It is recommended that participants have a strong command of English equivalent to English 10 or an overall IELTS score of 5.5 or greater.

 

OFA statement of fitness July 2018

Certification:

Successful participants must achieve 70% on both a written (multiple choice) & practical exam. Certification is valid for 3 years.

Course Fee:

This course is $640.00 + GST and includes all course material, pocket mask  & certificate.

Course Dates

Venue :

Course Name Location Start Date
Occupational First Aid Level 2 - (Monday-Friday) May 30 - June 03, 2022 - Surrey Surrey Campus (8433 132 Street, Unit 208, Surrey, BC V3W 4N8)
  • May 30, 2022 8:00 am
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Occupational First Aid Level 2 - (Monday-Friday) May 30 - June 03, 2022 - Abbotsford Abbotsford Campus ( 31838 South Fraser Way, Unit 202, Abbotsford, BC V2T 1V3)
  • May 30, 2022 8:00 am
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Occupational First Aid Level 2 (Monday to Friday) - May 30-June 03, 2022 - Richmond Richmond Campus (4320 Viking Way, Unit 280, Richmond, BC V6V 2L5)
  • May 30, 2022 8:00 am
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Occupational First Aid Level 2 - (Monday-Friday) June 06 - 10, 2022 - Surrey Surrey Campus (8433 132 Street, Unit 208, Surrey, BC V3W 4N8)
  • June 6, 2022 8:00 am
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Occupational First Aid Level 2 (Monday to Friday) - June 06-10, 2022 - Burnaby Burnaby Campus (5151 Canada Way, Unit 100, Burnaby, BC V5E 3N1)
  • June 6, 2022 8:00 am
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Occupational First Aid Level 2 - (Monday-Friday) June 13 - 17, 2022 - Surrey Surrey Campus (8433 132 Street, Unit 208, Surrey, BC V3W 4N8)
  • June 13, 2022 8:00 am
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Occupational First Aid Level 2 - (Monday-Friday) June 13-17, 2022 - Abbotsford Abbotsford Campus ( 31838 South Fraser Way, Unit 202, Abbotsford, BC V2T 1V3)
  • June 13, 2022 8:00 am
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Occupational First Aid Level 2 - (Monday-Friday) June 20-24, 2022 - Surrey Surrey Campus (8433 132 Street, Unit 208, Surrey, BC V3W 4N8)
  • June 20, 2022 8:00 am
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Occupational First Aid Level 2 - (Monday-Friday) July 04-08, 2022 - Surrey Surrey Campus (8433 132 Street, Unit 208, Surrey, BC V3W 4N8)
  • July 4, 2022 8:00 am
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Occupational First Aid Level 2 - (Monday-Friday) July 11-15, 2022 - Surrey Surrey Campus (8433 132 Street, Unit 208, Surrey, BC V3W 4N8)
  • July 11, 2022 8:00 am
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Occupational First Aid Level 2 - (Monday-Friday) July 18-22, 2022 - Abbotsford Abbotsford Campus ( 31838 South Fraser Way, Unit 202, Abbotsford, BC V2T 1V3)
  • July 18, 2022 8:00 am
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Occupational First Aid Level 2 - (Monday-Friday) July 18-22, 2022 - Surrey Surrey Campus (8433 132 Street, Unit 208, Surrey, BC V3W 4N8)
  • July 18, 2022 8:00 am
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Occupational First Aid Level 2 - (Monday-Friday) July 25-29, 2022 - Surrey Surrey Campus (8433 132 Street, Unit 208, Surrey, BC V3W 4N8)
  • July 25, 2022 8:00 am
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Occupational First Aid Level 2 - (Monday-Friday) July 25-29, 2022 - Burnaby Burnaby Campus (5151 Canada Way, Unit 100, Burnaby, BC V5E 3N1)
  • July 25, 2022 8:00 am
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Occupational First Aid Level 2 - (Monday-Friday) August 08-12, 2022 - Abbotsford Abbotsford Campus ( 31838 South Fraser Way, Unit 202, Abbotsford, BC V2T 1V3)
  • August 8, 2022 8:00 am
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Occupational First Aid Level 2 - (Monday-Friday) August 08-12, 2022 - Surrey Surrey Campus (8433 132 Street, Unit 208, Surrey, BC V3W 4N8)
  • August 8, 2022 8:00 am
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Occupational First Aid Level 2 - (Monday-Friday) August 15-19, 2022 - Surrey Surrey Campus (8433 132 Street, Unit 208, Surrey, BC V3W 4N8)
  • August 15, 2022 8:00 am
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Occupational First Aid Level 2 - (Monday-Friday) August 22-26, 2022 - Surrey Surrey Campus (8433 132 Street, Unit 208, Surrey, BC V3W 4N8)
  • August 22, 2022 8:00 am
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Occupational First Aid Level 2 - (Monday-Friday) August 22-26, 2022 - Burnaby Burnaby Campus (5151 Canada Way, Unit 100, Burnaby, BC V5E 3N1)
  • August 22, 2022 8:00 am
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Occupational First Aid Level 2 - (Monday-Friday) August 29 - September 02, 2022 - Abbotsford Abbotsford Campus ( 31838 South Fraser Way, Unit 202, Abbotsford, BC V2T 1V3)
  • August 29, 2022 8:00 am
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Occupational First Aid Level 2 - (Monday-Friday) August 29 - September 02, 2022 - Surrey Surrey Campus (8433 132 Street, Unit 208, Surrey, BC V3W 4N8)
  • August 29, 2022 8:00 am
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