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National Capital First Aid

COVID-19 UPDATE:
In person training is being offered as scheduled with reduced class sizes and precautions in place. Please note that all public courses offered for the foreseeable future will be offered in a blended learning format (knowledge component online followed by a shorter in person skills class).
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We are Red Cross instructors with medical backgrounds and deep-rooted passions for teaching First Aid.

We offer award-winning, quality, accessible, and reliable First Aid courses to private groups, students, the general public and corporate clients.

Corporate and private courses are available in French as well as English.

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What Our Students are Saying

  • Momentum Business Law EmployeeJune 2016

    I have never taken a CPR course before but this was so easy that I wish I would have done it sooner! Great course, great time, great skills!

  • Algonquin StudentStandard First Aid and CPR, February 2017

    Before taking this course, I thought that the content was going to be very complicated but Michel was a great teacher and made things easy to understand.

  • Algonquin College StudentStandard First Aid and CPR September 2019

    " This is the first time I have ever enjoyed first aid. Jackie made the class fun and very interesting, and very applicable to our fields. Great job!

  • Alyssa from Algonquin CollegeStandard First Aid and CPR, August 2017

    Great class! I love how interactive it was. I learn best by doing and the instructors gave us fantastic scenarios to practice and learn from.

  • Siham BenyoucefCommunity First Aid Course, Apple Tree Medical Clinic

    I have taken many CPR courses in the past and this was the first interesting and fun one! Thank you!

  • The Ottawa Birth and Wellness Centre March 2018

    The best way to learn is through interactive scenarios and that is definitely what happened in this class!  We learned so much and had fun too!  The experience was memorable and helped bring our staff to the next level.

  • Skylar DonaghyStandard First Aid, October 2017

    My experience was amazing. Everything was explained very well. It was always interesting and great stories were shared. Thank you for everything!

  • Pascale BerubeFirst Aid for Parents, January 2017

    Thank you for giving the class!! We learned a lot and I am really glad to have participated!! You are a great teacher and I found that the content covered within the 2h was more than i had expected! You are to the point, clear and easy to follow. Overall I'd give this session a 10/10.

  • Algonquin College StudentStandard First Aid and CPR with Gail

    " Absolutely fun and hilarious! Loved practicing with friends in training and scenarios!  It didn't feel like 16 hours : )"

  • Watts/Jorgenson FamiliesPrivate First Aid for Parents, November 2016

    This course was excellent! Jen did a great job of commanding the room and presenting the material in a clear and concise manner. I would highly recommend this course to anyone who is expecting a child.