Archive | April, 2011

First Aid Courses for New Parents.

Vancouver First Aid offers a number of different first aid and CPR training. New parents should consider taking an infant first aid course to prepare themselves to handle almost any situation with a new born or a young child. Three first aid courses offer comprehensive knowledge, including CPR, for emergencies with children and infants. Standard […]

First Aid for Strokes.

The information posted in the blog about Strokes is for information purposes only. If you want to learn to recognize and treat a Stroke take first aid training in Vancouver with Vancouver First Aid. Strokes are covered in detail in our Standard First Aid training courses. Definition: Similar to a Heart Attack, a stroke occurs when the […]

First Aid for Heart Attacks.

The information posted in this blog on heart attacks if for information purposes only. If you want to learn to recognize and treat for heart attacks take a standard or emergency first aid class with Vancouver First Aid. Definition of Heart Attacks: Heart attacks occur when blood vessels carrying blood to the heart are being blocked. […]

First Aid treatment for Hypothermia

This blog on first aid treatment for Hypothermia is for information purposes only. If you want to learn to recognize and treat hypothermia, take a standard or childcare first aid class (click here to register) through a credible provider such as Vancouver First Aid. Definition of Hypothermia Hypothermia is a condition that happens when a victims […]

First Aid treatment for Heat Stroke.

This blog on first aid treatment for heat stroke is for information purposes only. If you want to learn to recognize and treat heat stroke take one of many first aid training with Vancouver First Aid. Definition: Heat Stroke is a condition that occurs when the body is unable to regulate the body’s temperature and […]

First Aid for Heat Cramps and Muscle Cramps

The information posted in this blog about first aid for heat cramps is for information purposes only. To learn to recognize and treat for heat cramps take one of many first aid training courses offered through Vancouver First Aid. Heat cramps and muscle cramps are included in the environmental emergencies component of standard first aid training. […]

First Aid for Heat Exhaustion

This blog on first aid for heat exhaustion is for information purposes only. To receive hands on experience, in affordable, comfortable and convenient classes take one of many first aid classes with Vancouver First Aid. This material is covered in the environmental emergencies section of both emergency and standard childcare first aid courses. Definition: Heat […]

First Aid – Sprains and Strains.

The information in the blog about sprains and strains is for information purposes only. If you want to learn about sprains and strains and receive hands on training, take a standard first aid course in Vancouver with Vancouver First Aid. The human body’s stucture is created by the bones of the body. Joints are formed were two bones […]

Douglas Nursing Students first aid requirements.

To enter the Douglas College bachelor of nursing program, candidates are required to obtain first aid certifications. Douglas nursing students are required to obtain a Standard First Aid certification that is valid within three years. Furthermore, nursing students must obtain a CPR level HCP (Health Care Provider) certification. Vancouver First Aid offers Standard First Aid […]