Posted & filed under First Responder Certification.

Date: September 29th, 2017 @ 12:00am America/Toronto to October 1st, 2017 @ 12:00am America/Toronto
Location: UBC
Plus applicable provincial taxes.

This is a private course. If you are not a member of this group but would like to take a First Responder course, please email

Course Dates

Friday, September 29, 2017 – Sunday, October 1, 2017.


Course Location:

University of British Columbia

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This is a 3-day lecture and practical course that meets the requirements of the Canadian Red Cross Society and Sport Physiotherapy Canada for First Responder certification.

The examples/scenarios used will be sport-specific to enhance the learning of all participants with regard to event coverage situations (whether planning to challenge the SPC Certificate/Diploma exams or not). At the end of the course, the participant:

• Complete a standardized written exam to meet national Canadian Red Cross standards

• Have an enhanced ability to respond to emergency situations on-site (ie: head injuries, bleeds, fractures)

• Be trained to use oxygen and an Automated External Defibrillator

• Be able to transfer players onto spinal boards effectively (including rolls)

*Please note that First Responder Certification must be renewed every 3 years*


Course fees:

The fee discussed with the course organizer will apply.

*Course fees covers course instruction and course syllabus. Pocket Masks are INCLUDED in the course price for all candidates and will be provided at the course. Lunch is NOT provided.


Registration Deadline:

This is a private course. All those registered will be verified by course host prior to the course. Registration will close Sunday, September, 17  2017.

Cancellation fee of $100 will apply to cancellation made up to two weeks prior to course, after which point no refund is granted.

Please note that online registration is required to secure a space in the course.