For OFA Level 1 and 2 attendents
WorkSafe BC Occupational First Aid Transportation Endorsement (TE) Course
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This WorkSafeBC Transportation Endorsement (TE) course is an eight (8) hour program focusing specifically on the transport of injured workers to medical aid. In order to participate in this training a candidate must hold one of a current OFA Level 1, OFA Level 2, Canadian Red Cross Emergency or Standard First Aid certificate. This certification is valid for three years upon successful completion of course. In order to be successful, candidates must demonstrate practical skill competency.
Transportation Endorsement certificates are valid only as long as the participant holds a valid certificate as noted above
The course curriculum includes:
- Patient packaging for transport include supine and lateral positioning for trauma, ¾ prone drainage and position of comfort
- Review of patient assessment to an OFA Level 1 standard course protocols (Priority Action Approach)
- Review of critical airway, breathing and circulatory intervention with C-Spine management as required
All courses are taught by certified WorkSafe BC Occupational First Aid Instructors many of whom have had years of hands-on first aid experience but also many years of adult instructional experience.
Upon successful completion students will be issued a WorkSafe BC Occupational First Aid certificate with a three (3) year expiry.
Successful completion requires participation throughout the course of instruction and the required practical and written exams with a 70% pass mark.
A current (valid) WorkSafe BC OFA Level 1 or OFA Level 2 certificate or a Canadian Red Cross Emergency or Standard First Aid certificate.
Participants must have the ability to understand the course material, actively participate in the hands-on activities throughout the course hours and successfully complete the required written and/or practical exams.
Maximum class size: 12 students
Course Cost: $115.00
1 Day (8 hours)
Must be at least 16 years of age.
Must have valid OFA 1 or OFA 2 certificate.
|Transportation Endorsement||Aug 18, 2019||8:30h – 16:30h||Victoria Unit 5- 3948 Quadra Street|
|Transportation Endorsement||Sep 22, 2019||8:30h – 16:30h||Victoria Unit 5- 3948 Quadra Street|
|Transportation Endorsement||Oct 27, 2019||8:30h – 16:30h||Victoria Unit 5- 3948 Quadra Street|