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Occupational First Aid Level 3

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Course Description

  • As of July 1/18 Worksafe BC will release the new Level 3 program that includes the use of clam shells, pulse oximeters, tourniquets, zap straps.
  • This 70 hour course prepares the student for employment as an Occupational First Aid Attendant.
    As of July 1/18 the exam is included in the 70 hours.
  • The student will learn advanced lifesaving techniques as well as becoming fast and efficient to prepare a patient for transport to medical aid (including helicopter transport). They will learn to objectively record observed or reported signs and symptoms of injuries, and refer for medical treatment workers with injuries considered by the first aid attendant as being serious or beyond the scope of the attendant's training.
  • The successful candidate will receive the Worksafe BC Occupational first aid Level 3 certificate.


  • Valid for 3 years upon successful completion of course

Admission Requirements

  • The candidate must:
  • Be a minimum of 16 years of age to be certified.
  • Be in good health and physical condition
  • Student needs to fill out Occupational First Aid Statement of Fitness before seeing if they need a medical completed by their physician. 
  • Provide a medical certificate of the candidate’s fitness from a physician on a form provided by the agency (that is acceptable to Worksafe BC), and signed and approved by both the physician and the student.
  • Provide photo identification to the Evaluator prior to issuance of a certificate
  • Complete the agency registration forms as well as exam application forms prior to course commencement.
  • The forms must be completed entirely.
  • Provide a parent or guardian signature if under age 16.


  • $990.00 - Price includes textbooks, and all supplies including: a pocket mask, partial re-breathing mask (oxygen mask) & scenario book
  • If books need to be shipped via Greyhound or Canada Post - this is at the student's cost.  

Your registration is considered "pending" until payment is received or guaranteed by a company.  Until this happens, you do not have a spot in the course.  We do accept Visa and M/C over the telephone or you can come into our office and pay cash or debit.

IF a medical exam is necessary - to be completed by physician at student's expense


Time70 Hours: Monday - Friday 8:15AM to 4:30PM
with the first day starting at 8:15AM

with the first day starting at 8:00AM

Prior to July 1, 2018 Exam to follow (Usually the Saturday or Sunday following course but this is not guaranteed)

After July 1, 2018 exams will be included within the course time.


2018-2019 Dates:

  • Dec 10-21 *New Course & Price $990*
  • Jan 7-18
  • Feb 4-15
  • Feb 25- Mar 8
  • Mar 18-29
  • Apr 1-12
  • Apr 22 - May 3
  • May 6-17
  • May 27 - June 7

Note: we are currently working on a new website, so some course dates may be subject to change.


Classes are limited to 18 students per instructor
As of July 1, 2018 classes are limited to 12 students per instructor.


RegisterCall us at 250-562-1238


DO NOT get medical form filled out by a physician until after filling out the Statement of Fitness which can be picked up at Lifesavers First Aid

Adobe PDFDownload the Worksafe BC medical form in PDF format


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Occupational First Aid Level 3
First Aid Level 3 applying splint


Occupational First Aid Level 3
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Comments by Students

"Brought in a variety of real life examples to reinforce lessons"

"Very informative and entertaining"

"This course was the best Level 3 course I’ve taken.  It was laid out well, all questions were answered.  Roy made it easy to understand and helpful in applying treatments to scenarios."

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Occupational First Aid Level 3 Certificate

First Aid Certificate

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