First Aid Training and Information

First Aid in the Workplace / Secourisme en milieu de travail

Designed and subsidized by the Government of Quebec, this course is mandatory for Quebec establishments.

McGill staff and faculty please register here

Student Registrants please complete and submit the Paying Participant Training Form

Content: Responsibilities of First Aiders; General plan for emergency situations; Unconsciousness; Respiratory arrest; Cardiac arrest (CPR level A); Assisted External Defibrillator (AED); Obstruction of airways; Bleeding; Shock; Wounds; Bone injuries; Burns; Environment-related problems; Injuries and burns to the eyes; Intoxication; Medical emergencies; Requirements Moving and transport of a casualty; On-site first-aid kit; Minimum number of First Aiders and first-aid register; AIDS and infectious diseases transmitted via blood.

Cost (McGill Staff and Faculty): Free for McGill staff and faculty, pending approval by Environmental Health & Safety. FOAPAL needs to be given in the event of cancellation, but would otherwise not be charged.

Cost (Students): $119.60 [$104 + taxes] per person. Includes certification and first-aid guide.

Duration: 2 days of 8 hours

Withdraw/Cancellation Rules: No cancellation fee will be applied if the cancellation is done at least 8 days prior to the start of the session. An email to josee [dot] sansoucy [at] mcgill [dot] ca is sufficient. Alternatively you can send someone to substitute for you. If your replacement is not entitled to the CSST subsidy, the fee ($119.60) will be charged.

McGill staff and faculty please register here

 

Date Time Comments
Downtown Campus Locations [3610 McTavish Street, Room 430]

2016-2017 Schedule

No course for September & October 2016    

November 4 & 11, 2016 (Fridays)  "open to returning member only"

Cancelled and will be rescheduled shortly. Oct 13

9 - 16h30

i.e. scenario based training. This means a lots of practice, and less theory.
Pre-requisite: Must have attended at least once to this training in the past.

December 5 & 6, 2016 (Monday/Tuesday) one place left 9 - 16h30  
February 1 & 2, 2017 (Wednesday/Thursday)

9 - 16h30

 
March 7 & 8, 2017 (Tuesday/Wednesday)

9 - 16h30

 
April 13 & 14, 2017 (Thursday/Friday)

9 - 16h30

 
Macdonald Campus Locations    
Summer 2016    

August 24 & 25, 2016 (Wednesday / Thursday)

8h-15h30 Ste-Anne-de-Bellevue, Faculty Lounge of the Macdonald Stewart Building
Next session: Spring 2017    

 

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Heart Saver

Heart and Stroke Foundation of Quebec, CPR Level A - Victim of 8 years and above)

Content: Responsibilities of First Aiders; General plan for emergency situations; Unconsciousness; Respiratory arrest; Cardiac arrest; Obstruction of airways; Shock; AIDS and infectious diseases transmitted in blood; Stroke; Vital links; Risk factors; Signs & symptoms of heart attack

Cost: $480/Group of 12 people (book, certification, taxes incl.)
Pre-requisite: None
Duration: 4 to 6-hour/session

Recertification:

Cost: $480/group of 12 people (+taxes, certification & manual incl.)
Duration: 3-4 hour/session

Dates: Organized upon demand

Register online

Date Time Location / Language
Downtown Campus Locations
TBA
8h - 13h
3610 McTavish Street, 4th Floor, Room 430 English
TBA
12h - 17h
3610 McTavish Street, 4th Floor, Room 430 English

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Supervised Practice Session

This not a course. If you and a group wish to practice, contact us to organise a session.

Cost: Free. No registration needed
Dates: Organized upon demand
Location: 3610 McTavish, 4th floor reception

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Red Cross

Please refer to the McGill Student Emergency Response Team

McGill Student Emergency Response Team (MSERT) provides Red Cross Standard First Aid & CPR courses. For more information or to register for a course, visit our website at: www.msert.ca

Please note the CSST does not recognize Red Cross certifications to fulfill its Quebec Workplace requirement.