Standard First Aid provides comprehensive training covering all aspects of first aid and CPR. Standard First Aid incorporates all of Emergency First Aid and is designed for those who require a more in-depth understanding of first aid including: medical/legal aspects of first aid treatment, spinal injuries, heat or cold injuries, bone and joint injuries, abdominal and chest injuries, burns and medical emergencies. Includes CPR-C certification.
This course is recognized by the WSIB and satisfies requirements in the Ontario Public Pools regulation. No pre-requisite is required and a manual will be provided. This Lifesaving Society Certification is the updated course as per the recent changes to First Aid/CPR.
Prerequisite: Please bring your full course original Lifesaving socety card to the recert.
Course Fee: $70.00 Course dates are specified above.
Course Time: All courses are run from 9am-5pm in the Hawk Lounge
Participants are expected to read the Assumption of Risk below:
I realize that participation in athletic and fitness endeavors entails the risk of personal injury. Such risks may include, but are not restricted to slips, Winters, physical contact with other people, equipment or facilities, later accidents or abnormal climatic conditions.
I accept and assume all such risks, dangers and hazards and the possibility of personal injury, death, violence, property damage or loss, attendance and participation in activities provided by the Department of Athletics and Recreation.
I accept my responsibility to abide by the laws of the country, to ensure that I have adequate medical coverage, protect personal possessions, and obey all the rules set out for athletic and recreation activities.
I accept full responsibility for my level of participation and use of equipment by exercising my judgment, based on my own experience and competence. In consideration of approval to participate in such activity, I and any personal representative, hold harmless, release and forever discharge Wilfrid Laurier University and Department of Athletics and Recreation, their directors, officers, faculty, staff, students, volunteers, agents, trainees, or employees from any and all actions, causes of actions, claims, and demands for damages, loss or injury, resulting from or arising out of my participation in such activities.
I also indemnify and save harmless Wilfrid Laurier University and Department of Athletics and Recreation from any and all actions, causes of actions, demands, expenses or losses whatsoever which they may bear as a result of my participation in such activities, by reason of damage to any and all property and any and all personal injuries, including death of others or myself.