Standard First Aid (SFA) – Carleton University Firearms Association

This two day in depth course ensure you are prepared to assist anyone who needs first aid or lifesaving skills including CPR and AED.  Developing knowledge and mastering practical skills is the focus of this course while meeting worker safety and insurance board legislation.

Intended Audience

General public, ages 13+

Course Overview

3-year certification in Standard First Aid, CPR Level C, and AED

Standard First Aid: 6.5–7.5 hours; includes CPR Level A or C and AED; adheres to local legislation

Course Content
The Red Cross
Preparing to respond
The EMS system
Check, Call, Care
Airway emergencies
Breathing and Circulation emergencies
First aid for respiratory and cardiac arrest
Wound care
Head and spine injuries
Bone, muscle and joint injuries
Sudden Medical Emergencies
Environmental Emergencies

Course Prerequisites


Course Duration

2 days (9:00 am to 5:00 pm)

Upcoming Courses

We do not currently have any upcoming sessions of this course scheduled.



Required Materials

We do not require to buy any materials for the course.