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National Capital First Aid

We are Red Cross instructors with medical backgrounds and deep-rooted passions for teaching First Aid.

We offer 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

  • Christine CarknerBabysitting Course St Aidan's January 2019

    My daughter just completed a babysitting course here. Paula was super engaging and made it fun for the kids, while being very informative and educational. I would definitely recommend National Capital First Aid!

  • ALEXANDRA ReanoCorporate First Aid Training at Cuso International

    The blended first aid training super good, the online session was very interactive and the practical session was great as we practiced various scenarios that built our confidence.

  • 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.

  • 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 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!

  • Tiffany L. JohnsonPublic First Aid Course Ottawa January 2019

    I took the Standard First Aid CPR/AED Level C with Gail and I enjoyed every minute of it. It was a very interactive and hands on class, our instructor delivered the information with enthusiasm and was extremely knowledgeable about the material being presented. She allowed us to ask questions and give our own accounts of emergency situations that we have individually encountered and was just so pleasant to work with. The real life scenarios we played out showed us just how fast things can go from calm to chaotic and how we must be able to react quickly and remain calm. I totally loved the experience and would encourage anyone to take this course.

  • CandaceFirst Aid For Parents October 2019

    " We had Paula teach the First Aid for Parents class last night. She did a great job and was so helpful with answering questions. We were a group of home daycare providers and new parents.  A great course for anyone dealing with little ones, and a great refresher for people that have taken a complete first aid course. "

  • 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.

  • Allison QueratStandard First Aid and CPR, October 2017

    I really enjoyed this course. Of all the first aid and CPR training I have received, this was definitely the most beneficial. My instructor made the material easy to learn, remember and demonstrated how to apply it in different situations. Keep up the great work!

  • AnonymousStandard First Aid and CPR, October 2017

    This was honestly the best course I have ever taken. I usually fall asleep and have issues staying attentive but I was interested the entire time. I loved the stories and the activities. I fully enjoyed it and really didn’t mind missing my weekend and waking up early on a Saturday!