Okanagan College, in conjunction with Columbia Basin Trust, is offering the following tuition free courses for staff members or volunteers of Non-Profit Organizations in Revelstoke.
Occupational First Aid - Level 1
This course provides training in basic first aid and includes CPR. Students will learn self-help or first help of an injured patient and how to stabilize him or her until more trained help arrives. Videotapes, lectures and practical training will cover bleeding control, artificial respiration, examining an unconscious patient and choking. A Worksafe BC certificate will be issued upon successful completion. Students must be 16 years of age to receive certificate.
Date: Monday, January 21st, 2019 Time: 8:30am – 5:00pm
This program provides WCB-accepted training in transportation protocol for first aid certificate holders. It gives Occupational First Aid Level 1 and 2 certificate holders the required training to move injured workers by using a spine board or basket stretcher. The transportation endorsement expires with the Level 1 and 2 certificates. Prerequisite: students must submit their WCB OFA Level 1 or Level 2 certificate number when registering.
Date: Tuesday, January 22nd, 2019 Time: 8:30am - 5:00pm
Foodsafe Level 1
This course is a food handling, sanitation and work safety course designed for front line food service workers such as cooks, servers, bussers, dishwashers, and deli workers. The course covers important food safety and worker safety information including foodborne illness, receiving and storing food, preparing food, serving food, cleaning and sanitizing.
Date: Saturday, January 26th, 2019 Time: 8:30am - 5:00pm
To register, please contact our office at (250) 837-4235 ext. 6500 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org