First Aid Training

Important update on COVID-19

First Aid Program | WSIB

A statement from the WSIB regarding in-person training and expired certifications:

To adhere to government guidelines regarding COVID-19, we advise that all First Aid providers suspend in-person courses temporarily to ensure we are practicing physical distancing. All certifications that expire after March 1, 2020 are automatically temporarily extended until December 31, 2020. We will continue to provide updates as the situation evolves.  www.wsib.ca/en/firstaid

Guidance for workplace identified First Aiders during the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Pandemic

 

First Aid – Standard First Aid Training, Level C/CPR and AED

First Aid Training is available for identified First Aiders on the St. George campus. Staff at the Mississauga or Scarborough campuses should contact their local Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) office for information.

first-aid-kit-logo-greenThe registration deadline is 10 business days prior to the course start date (all approved participants that have completed the fillable pdf registration form will be sent a reminder and a request to register on-line). A charge will be billed to the department of any person who registers but does not attend or cancel by 5 business days prior to the course start date. All participants must register first by completing the:

Registration Form for Category 1 Participants: Identified First Aiders (PDF)

If you have any questions, please contact EHS at ehs.office@utoronto.ca or 416-978-6011.

This 2-day on-site training is for the identified First Aiders and designed to meet the University’s obligations under Regulation 1101 under the Workplace Safety and Insurance Act. Only identified First Aiders who are responsible for identified First Aid Stations will be allowed into these sessions. The University will pay for two (2) First Aiders to attend per First Aid Station.

First Aid


First Aider’s Package:


Additional Resources:

First Aid Program (PDF)


First Aid for Identified First Aiders –  2020 Schedule, St. George Campus

Date Time – two days, on-site
May 5 – 6, 2020 (To be rescheduled) 8:30am-4:30pm (both days) 
August 18 – 19, 2020 (To be rescheduled) 8:30am-4:30pm (both days)
November 3 – 4, 2020 (To be confirmed) 8:30am-4:30pm (both days)