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National Capital First Aid

COVID-19 UPDATE:
In person training has resumed! 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). WSIB is excepting completion of the online module as a temporary certificate until June 30th, 2021 for all certifications that expired between March 1st 2020 and December 31st 2020.
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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

  • 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 October 2019

    " Gail's class was super awesome.  We learned some of the very important things one needs to know in a very fun and comfortable environment.  I would definitely recommend it to a friend."

  • 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!

  • Pamela AnthonyPrivate Blended Standard First Aid and CPR September 2019

    "  I was SO happy to have found National Capital First Aid!  We signed up for the blended learning course, and were all pleasantly surprised at how convenient ( and FUN) it was!  The option of having the instructor come to us was golden! I've taken several first aid/cpr courses over the years, and this one, BY FAR, was my favorite.  Super knowledgeable, interactive, and friendly instructor. Thank you for a fun day Jennifer!!"

  • 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 : )"

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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!

  • 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.