EMR 001 - Emergency Medical Responder - Advanced First Aid
This course provides the knowledge and skills necessary in an emergency to help sustain life, reduce pain, and minimize the consequences of injury or sudden illness. Emergency medical responder (EMR) is for those providing emergency response in a pre-hospital setting and in the workplace: firefighters, law-enforcement officers, workplace first attendant and emergency medical services personnel. Meets the Paramedic Association of Canada National Occupational Competency Profile for the practitioner level of EMR.
Recognized as an equivalent to OFA 3.
Prerequisite: current Standard First Aid/CPR-C certification.