Health, First Aid & CPR

  • Phlebotomy

    The objective of this course is to teach participants how to draw blood and obtain specimens promptly, efficiently, and safely from patients. Participants will learn how to use a syringe, prepare the patient, dispose of contaminated supplies and much more. During the course participants will be expected to perform venipuncture and capillary draws on each other. Please dress casually. Certificates will be issued to participants who attend all instructional hours and successfully complete two venipuncture’s and one capillary draw. Tuition may be eligible for funding through the Nursing Education Initiative (NEI). For more information, please contact either the Registered Practical Nurses Association of Ontario (RPNAO) or the Registered Nurses’ Association of Ontario (RNAO).

    September 16 & 17
    October 14 & 15
    November 18 & 19
    Saturday 9am-4pm and Sunday 9am – 12pm
    Cost: $283.26 hst included

  • IV Therapy – Timmins Campus

    The goal of this course is to assist participants in developing the skills and demonstrating the knowledge that will provide a high level of safety in the practice of intravenous therapy (embodies administration of solutions and placement of intravenous cannulas). Certificates will be issued to participants who attend all instructional hours, achieve 80% or higher on the test and show proof of successful IV starts (students will be responsible for completion of starts outside of the course). PREREQUSITES: Participants must be Registered Nurses, Registered Practical Nurses, Paramedics or currently enrolled in an above mentioned program. Tuition may be eligible for funding through the Nursing Education Initiative (NEI). For more information, please contact either the Registered Practical Nurses Association of Ontario (RPNAO) or the Registered Nurses’ Association of Ontario (RNAO).

    October 21 & 22
    November 18 & 12
    Saturday and Sunday 9am to 4pm
    Cost: $199.00 hst included

Standard First Aid – Timmins Campus

Our comprehensive courses are designed for those who need training due to work requirements or those who want more knowledge to respond to emergencies at home. The training includes First Aid and cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and also includes an orientation on automated external defibrillators (AED’s). Participants will be challenged with theory and practical skills as well as scenarios. Training meets federal and a variety of provincial/territorial regulations for Standard First Aid and CPR and is recognized by WSIB and HRSD.

Standard First Aid with CPR Level HCP
Saturday and Sunday – 9am to 5pm
Cost: $135.00
September 9 and 10
October 14 and 15
November 18 and 19
December 9 and 10

CPR with Level HCP Recertification
Saturday – 9am – 5pm
Cost: $85.00
September 9
October 14
November 18
December 9

Standard First Aid – Kirkland Lake Campus

First Aid & CPR (HCP Component may be added – Three-year Certification)
$169/$179 (HCP)

September 9-10 – 9am to 5pm, Saturday & Sunday
September 28-29 – 9am to 5pm, Thursday & Friday
October 23-24 – 9am to 5pm, Monday & Tuesday
November 23-24 – 9am to 5pm, Thursday & Friday
December 12-13 – 9am to 5pm, Thursday & Friday

Standard First Aid – Haileybury Campus

First Aid & CPR (3 year certification) Cost: $169
First Aid & CPR with HCP Component ($179)
Time: 9 am to 5 pm

September 16-17 (Saturday/Sunday)
October 14-15 (Saturday/Sunday)
November 18-19 (Saturday/Sunday)
December 2-3 (Saturday/Sunday)