Occupational First Aid Level 3 (OFA Level 3)

Price $570.00 (effective March 1st 2016)

This Work Safe BC recognized Occupational First Aid Level 3 (OFA 3) program is a 72 hour course. In which participants must be present for all lessons and hand in all required homework assignments. Successful candidates will be able to perform all necessary emergency first aid skills and techniques as outlined by the standard grading criteria designed and recognized by Work Safe BC, through written multiple-choice test as well as a practical evaluation on physical skills. This course is designed for workplace first aid requirements for locations more than 20 minutes from medical facilities. Successful Candidates will receive 3 year certification. The multiple choice test is done on the Friday afternoon and the Practical test is done on the Saturday or Sunday (your instructor schedules that with you).

What Will I Learn?

  • Priority Action Approach
  • Evaluation of scene and initial assessment of patient
  • Introduction to spinal management on conscious patient
  • Ruling out a spinal injury
  • Introduction to self-ambulatory walk in patients
  • Minor wound care
  • RSI Injuries
  • Burns
  • Upper limb fractures/dislocations
  • Hard collar application
  • Spinal management,
    packaging and transportation of Injured Worker
  • Critical interventions
  • Airway management
    techniques for responsive and unresponsive patients
  • Management of respiratory failure and distress
  • Controlling severe external bleeding/recognizing internal bleeding
  • Shock management
  • Cardiac Arrest / CPR 1 and 2 rescuer / Automated External Defibrillator (AED)
  • Eye Injuries
  • Medical conditions
  • Environmental illnesses
  • Lower limb fractures and dislocations
  • Practical and theory review

WorkPlace/Employer Benefits

Workers that take Occupational First Aid Level 3 at Metro Safety are trained to be prepared and organized to respond to a medical incident/event. There has been a noticeable reduction in injury claims and work time loss with first aid attendants  and fellow employees after having taken a first aid course.

 

 

Additional Information

OFA 3 Classes run 2 weeks (72 Hours) during that time you or employees will learn both theoretical(book) and Practical (hands on)Experience in class to cover a wide variety of medical scenarios.

Pro Renewal (Full Time)

CourseCourse Start DateCourse End DateEvent CategoriesVenue NameRegister
March 1 – 5, 2021 – OFA 3 Pro RenewalMonday, March 1 2021 @ 8:30amFriday, March 5 2021 @ 4:30pmMetro Safety Training CoquitlamRegister
February 8 – 12, 2021 – OFA 3 Pro RenewalMonday, February 8 2021 @ 8:30amFriday, February 12 2021 @ 4:30pmMetro Safety Training CoquitlamRegister
January 25 – 29, 2021 – OFA 3 Pro RenewalMonday, January 25 2021 @ 8:30amFriday, January 29 2021 @ 4:30pmMetro Safety Training CoquitlamRegister
January 11 – 15, 2021 – OFA 3 Pro RenewalMonday, January 11 2021 @ 8:30amFriday, January 15 2021 @ 4:30pmMetro Safety Training CoquitlamRegister
November 2 – 6, 2020 – OFA 3 Pro RenewalMonday, November 2 2020 @ 8:30amFriday, November 6 2020 @ 4:30pmMetro Safety Training CoquitlamRegister
December 7 – 11, 2020 – OFA 3 Pro RenewalMonday, December 7 2020 @ 8:30amFriday, December 11 2020 @ 5:00pmMetro Safety Training CoquitlamRegister
November 23 – 27, 2020 – OFA 3 Pro RenewalMonday, November 23 2020 @ 8:30amFriday, November 27 2020 @ 5:00pmMetro Safety Training CoquitlamRegister
November 9 – 13, 2020 – OFA 3 Pro RenewalMonday, November 9 2020 @ 8:30amFriday, November 13 2020 @ 5:00pmMetro Safety Training CoquitlamRegister
October 26 – 30, 2020 – OFA 3 Pro RenewalMonday, October 26 2020 @ 8:30amFriday, October 30 2020 @ 5:00pmMetro Safety Training CoquitlamRegister
October 5 – 9, 2020 – OFA 3 Pro RenewalMonday, October 5 2020 @ 8:30amFriday, October 9 2020 @ 5:00pmMetro Safety Training CoquitlamRegister
September 21 – 25, 2020 – OFA 3 Pro RenewalMonday, September 21 2020 @ 8:30amFriday, September 25 2020 @ 5:00pmMetro Safety Training CoquitlamRegister
August 31 – September 4, 2020 – OFA 3 Pro RenewalMonday, August 31 2020 @ 8:30amFriday, September 4 2020 @ 5:00pmMetro Safety Training CoquitlamRegister
August 17 – 21, 2020 – OFA 3 Pro RenewalMonday, August 17 2020 @ 8:30amFriday, August 21 2020 @ 5:00pmMetro Safety Training CoquitlamRegister
July 27 – 31, 2020 – OFA 3 Pro RenewalMonday, July 27 2020 @ 8:30amFriday, July 31 2020 @ 5:00pmMetro Safety Training CoquitlamRegister
July 13 – 17, 2020 – OFA 3 Pro RenewalMonday, July 13 2020 @ 8:30amFriday, July 17 2020 @ 5:00pmMetro Safety Training CoquitlamRegister
July 6 – 10, 2020 – OFA 3 Pro RenewalMonday, July 6 2020 @ 8:30amFriday, July 10 2020 @ 5:00pmMetro Safety Training CoquitlamRegister
June 22 – 26, 2020 – OFA 3 Pro RenewalMonday, June 22 2020 @ 8:30amFriday, June 26 2020 @ 5:00pmMetro Safety Training CoquitlamRegister
June 8 – 12, 2020 – OFA 3 Pro RenewalMonday, June 8 2020 @ 8:30amFriday, June 12 2020 @ 5:00pmMetro Safety Training CoquitlamRegister
May 25 – 29, 2020 – OFA 3 Pro RenewalMonday, May 25 2020 @ 8:30amFriday, May 29 2020 @ 4:30pmMetro Safety Training CoquitlamRegister
May 11 – 15, 2020 – OFA 3 Pro RenewalMonday, May 11 2020 @ 8:30amFriday, May 15 2020 @ 4:30pmMetro Safety Training CoquitlamRegister
April 27 – May 1 – OFA 3 Pro RenewalMonday, April 27 2020 @ 8:30amFriday, May 1 2020 @ 4:30pmMetro Safety Training CoquitlamRegister
April 6-10, 2020 – OFA 3 Pro RenewalMonday, April 6 2020 @ 8:30amMonday, April 6 2020 @ 4:30pmMetro Safety Training CoquitlamRegister
March 23 – 27, 2020 – OFA 3 Pro RenewalMonday, March 23 2020 @ 8:30amFriday, March 27 2020 @ 5:00pmMetro Safety Training CoquitlamRegister
March 9 – 13, 2020 – OFA 3 Pro RenewalMonday, March 9 2020 @ 8:30amFriday, March 13 2020 @ 5:00pmMetro Safety Training CoquitlamRegister
February 24 – 28, 2020 – OFA 3 Pro RenewalMonday, February 24 2020 @ 8:30amFriday, February 28 2020 @ 5:00pmMetro Safety Training CoquitlamRegister
February 10 – 14, 2020 – OFA 3 Pro RenewalMonday, February 10 2020 @ 8:30amFriday, February 14 2020 @ 5:00pmMetro Safety Training CoquitlamRegister
January 27 – 31, 2020 – OFA 3 Pro RenewalMonday, January 27 2020 @ 8:30amFriday, January 31 2020 @ 5:00pmMetro Safety Training CoquitlamRegister
January 13 – 17, 2020 – OFA 3 Pro RenewalMonday, January 13 2020 @ 8:30amFriday, January 17 2020 @ 5:00pmMetro Safety Training CoquitlamRegister
December 16 – 20, 2019 – OFA 3 Pro RenewalMonday, December 16 2019 @ 8:30amFriday, December 20 2019 @ 5:00pmMetro Safety Training CoquitlamRegister
August 26 – 30, 2019 – OFA 3 Pro RenewalMonday, August 26 2019 @ 8:30amFriday, August 30 2019 @ 5:00pmMetro Safety Training CoquitlamRegister
November 25 – 29, 2019 – OFA 3 Pro RenewalRegister
November 11 – 15, 2019 – OFA 3 Pro RenewalMonday, November 11 2019 @ 8:30amFriday, November 15 2019 @ 5:00pmMetro Safety Training CoquitlamRegister
October 28 – November 1, 2019 – OFA 3 Pro RenewalMonday, October 28 2019 @ 8:30amFriday, November 1 2019 @ 5:00pmMetro Safety Training CoquitlamRegister
September 30 – October 4 – OFA 3 Pro RenewalMonday, September 30 2019 @ 8:30amFriday, October 4 2019 @ 5:00pmMetro Safety Training CoquitlamRegister
September 30 – October 4, 2019 – OFA 3 Pro RenewalMonday, September 30 2019 @ 8:30amFriday, October 4 2019 @ 5:00pmMetro Safety Training CoquitlamRegister
September 16 – 20, 2019 – OFA 3 Pro RenewalMonday, September 16 2019 @ 8:30amFriday, September 20 2019 @ 5:00pmMetro Safety Training CoquitlamRegister
August 19 – 23, 2019 – OFA 3 Pro RenewalMonday, August 19 2019 @ 8:30amFriday, August 23 2019 @ 5:00pmMetro Safety Training CoquitlamRegister
July 29 – Aug 2, 2019 – OFA 3 Pro RenewalMonday, July 29 2019 @ 8:30amFriday, August 2 2019 @ 5:00pmMetro Safety Training CoquitlamRegister
July 15 – 19, 2019 – OFA 3 Pro RenewalMonday, July 15 2019 @ 8:30amFriday, July 19 2019 @ 5:00pmMetro Safety Training CoquitlamRegister
June 24 – 28, 2019 – OFA 3 Pro RenewalMonday, June 24 2019 @ 8:30amFriday, June 28 2019 @ 5:00pmMetro Safety Training CoquitlamRegister
June 10 – 14, 2019 – OFA 3 Pro RenewalMonday, June 10 2019 @ 8:30amFriday, June 14 2019 @ 5:00pmMetro Safety Training CoquitlamRegister
April 8 – 12, 2019 – OFA 3 Pro RenewalMonday, April 8 2019 @ 8:30amFriday, April 12 2019 @ 4:30pmMetro Safety Training CoquitlamRegister
May 13 – 17, 2019 – OFA 3 Pro RenewalMonday, May 13 2019 @ 8:30amFriday, May 17 2019 @ 4:30pmMetro Safety Training CoquitlamRegister
March 18 – 22, 2019 – OFA 3 Pro RenewalMonday, March 18 2019 @ 8:30amFriday, March 22 2019 @ 4:30pmMetro Safety Training CoquitlamRegister
February 25 – March 1, 2019 – OFA 3 Pro RenewalMonday, February 25 2019 @ 8:30amFriday, March 1 2019 @ 4:30pmMetro Safety Training CoquitlamRegister
February 11 -15, 2019 – OFA 3 Pro RenewalMonday, February 11 2019 @ 8:30amFriday, February 15 2019 @ 4:30pmMetro Safety Training CoquitlamRegister
December 10 – 14, 2018 – OFA 3 Pro Renewal – COURSE FULLMonday, December 10 2018 @ 8:30amFriday, December 14 2018 @ 4:30pmMetro Safety Training CoquitlamRegister
January 21 – 25, 2019 – OFA 3 Pro RenewalMonday, January 21 2019 @ 8:30amFriday, January 25 2019 @ 4:30pmMetro Safety Training CoquitlamRegister
December 17-21, 2018 – OFA 3 Pro RenewalMonday, December 17 2018 @ 8:30amFriday, December 21 2018 @ 4:30pmMetro Safety Training CoquitlamRegister
November 26-30, 2018 – OFA 3 Pro RenewalMonday, November 26 2018 @ 8:30amFriday, November 30 2018 @ 4:30pmMetro Safety Training CoquitlamRegister
October 22-26 – Worksafe BC OFA 3 – Pro RenewalMonday, October 22 2018 @ 8:30amFriday, October 26 2018 @ 4:30pmMetro Safety Training CoquitlamRegister
September 17 – 21, 2018 – OFA 3 Pro RenewalSeptember 17 - 21, 2018 - OFA 3 Pro RenewalRegister
August 20 – 24, 2018 – OFA 3 Pro-RenewalMonday, August 20 2018 @ 8:30amFriday, August 24 2018 @ 4:30pmMetro Safety Training CoquitlamRegister
July 23 – 27, 2018 – OFA 3 RenewalMonday, July 23 2018 @ 8:30amFriday, July 27 2018 @ 4:30pmMetro Safety Training CoquitlamRegister
June 25 – 29, 2018 – OFA 3 RenewalMonday, June 25 2018 @ 8:30amFriday, June 29 2018 @ 4:30pmMetro Safety Training CoquitlamRegister
May 7 – 11, 2018 – OFA 3 Pro RenewalMay 7 - 11, 2018 - OFA 3 Pro RenewalRegister
June 11 – 15, 2018 – OFA 3 RenewalMonday, June 11 2018 @ 8:30amFriday, June 15 2018 @ 4:30pmMetro Safety Training CoquitlamRegister
May 21 – 25, 2018 – OFA 3 RenewalMonday, May 21 2018 @ 8:30amFriday, May 25 2018 @ 4:30pmMetro Safety Training CoquitlamRegister
April 16, 2018 – OFA 3 – Pro RenewalMonday, April 16 2018 @ 8:30amFriday, April 20 2018 @ 4:30pmMetro Safety Training CoquitlamRegister
March 19 – 23, 2018 – OFA 3 – Pro-RenewalMonday, March 19 2018 @ 8:30amFriday, March 23 2018 @ 4:30pmMetro Safety Training CoquitlamRegister
OFA3 Pro-Renewal March 05-09 2018Monday, March 5 2018 @ 8:30amFriday, March 9 2018 @ 4:30pmMetro Safety Training CoquitlamRegister
OFA 3 Pro-Renew Jan22–26,2018Monday, January 22 2018 @ 8:30amFriday, January 26 2018 @ 4:30pmMetro Safety Training CoquitlamRegister
OFA 3 Pro-Renew Feb 12-16, 2018Monday, February 12 2018 @ 8:30amFriday, February 16 2018 @ 4:30pmMetro Safety Training CoquitlamRegister
Occupational First Aid Pro Renewal from Aug 21 – 25Occupational First Aid Pro Renewal from Aug 21 – 25Register
OFA 3 Pro-Renew Dec 18 – 22, 2017Monday, December 18 2017 @ 8:30amFriday, December 22 2017 @ 4:30pmMetro Safety Training CoquitlamRegister
OFA 3 Pro-Renew Nov 27 – Dec 1, 2017Monday, November 27 2017 @ 8:30amFriday, December 1 2017 @ 4:30pmMetro Safety Training CoquitlamRegister
OFA 3 Pro-Renew Oct 23rd-Oct 27th, 2017Tuesday, October 24 2017 @ 8:30amSaturday, October 28 2017 @ 4:30pmMetro Safety Training CoquitlamRegister
OFA 3 Pro-Renew Sept 25 – 29, 2017Monday, September 25 2017 @ 8:30amFriday, September 29 2017 @ 4:30pmMetro Safety Training CoquitlamRegister
OFA 3 Pro-Renewal July 24 – 28, 2017Monday, July 24 2017 @ 8:30amFriday, July 28 2017 @ 4:30pmMetro Safety Training CoquitlamRegister
OFA 3 Pro-Renewal June 12 – 16, 2017Monday, June 12 2017 @ 8:30amFriday, June 16 2017 @ 4:30pmMetro Safety Training CoquitlamRegister
OFA 3 Pro-Renewal Feb 27th-Mar 3rdMonday, February 27 2017 @ 8:30amFriday, March 3 2017 @ 4:30pmMetro Safety Training CoquitlamRegister
OFA 3 Pro-Renewal Mar 27-Mar 31stMonday, March 27 2017 @ 8:30amFriday, March 31 2017 @ 4:30pmMetro Safety Training CoquitlamRegister
OFA 3 Pro-Review Jan 23-27thMonday, January 23 2017 @ 8:30amFriday, January 27 2017 @ 4:30pmMetro Safety Training CoquitlamRegister
OFA 3 Pro-Renewal Dec 5-9thMonday, December 5 2016 @ 8:30amFriday, December 9 2016 @ 4:30pmMetro Safety Training CoquitlamRegister
OFA 3 Pro Renewal Nov 28- Dec-2-2016Monday, November 28 2016 @ 8:30amFriday, December 2 2016 @ 4:30pmMetro Safety Training CoquitlamRegister
OFA 3 Pro Renewal Nov-7-11-2016Friday, November 4 2016 @ 8:30amFriday, November 11 2016 @ 4:30pmMetro Safety Training CoquitlamRegister

Pro Renewal (Part Time)

CourseCourse Start DateCourse End DateEvent CategoriesVenue NameRegister
December 1 – 19, 2020 – OFA 3 Pro Renewal Part TimeTuesday, December 1 2020 @ 5:30pmSaturday, December 19 2020 @ 4:30pmMetro Safety Training CoquitlamRegister
October 3 – 29, 2020 – OFA 3 Pro Renewal Part TimeSaturday, October 3 2020 @ 8:30amThursday, October 29 2020 @ 5:00pmMetro Safety Training CoquitlamRegister
March 26 – April 4, 2020 – OFA 3 Pro Renewal Part TimeThursday, March 26 2020 @ 5:30pmSaturday, April 4 2020 @ 5:00pmMetro Safety Training CoquitlamRegister
May 23 – June 3, 2018 – OFA 3 Renewal Part-TimeWednesday, May 23 2018 @ 6:00pmSunday, June 3 2018 @ 4:30pmMetro Safety Training CoquitlamRegister
OFA 3 Pro Renewal – Part TimeTuesday, October 24 2017 @ 6:00pmSaturday, November 4 2017 @ 4:30pmMetro Safety Training CoquitlamRegister
OFA 3 Pro Renewal Part Time May 4 – 18, 2017 (Saturdays, Sundays 8:30am – 4:30pm, Thursdays 6:00pm – 10:00pm)Thursday, May 4 2017 @ 6:00pmThursday, May 18 2017 @ 10:00pmMetro Safety Training CoquitlamRegister
OFA 3 Pro-Renewal May 8 – 12 – PublicMonday, May 1 2017 @ 12:00amMonday, May 1 2017 @ 12:00amOFA 3 Pro-Renewal May 8 - 12 - PublicRegister
OFA 3 PT PRO-REVIEW JAN 28-FEB 11 SAT/SUN 8:-4:30 THURS EVEN 6:00-10:00Saturday, January 28 2017 @ 8:30amThursday, February 9 2017 @ 4:30pmMetro Safety Training CoquitlamRegister

What Will I Need?

OFA Level Course Meterial

it is important that you pick up your materials prior to the start of the course and complete the pre-course reading. Your materials will consist of:

(Included in the cost of our course)

book-512Manuals

A Training and Reference Manual

icon-lg-guides-blue1Guides

Occupational First Aid Training Guide

 Certification

Registration Information

REFUNDS

  • Students/companies must apply in writing for a refund. Inquiries can be made in email form to admin@metrosafety.ca
  • Only the original receipt will be accepted to qualify for a refund.
  • No refund will be given for books.

CANCELLATION POLICY

Registrants with confirmed applications who do not notify us of their cancellation and who do not attend the course is liable for the entire fee.

(For OFA Level 1 and the safety training courses, 72-hours notice is required. For OFA Level 2 and 3;TEN business days notice is required in writing via email)

REFUNDS BEFORE COURSE START

If written request is received within 10 business days of the date of registration OR if written request is received 30 calendar days or more before the course start date Metro Safety Training will retain an administration fee equal to a maximum of 15% of the tuition fee.

REFUNDS AFTER COURSE START

No refund will be given after the course starts.

TRANSFERS

Courses are transferrable within 6 months of original course date. If you cannot make your course, the office must be notified 14 business days prior to course date. A $150 transfer fee will be applied to transfers of any OFA Level 2 or 3 course. NO EXEPTIONS.