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.
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.
The 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:
If you have any questions, please contact EHS at email@example.com 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 Aider’s Package:
- First Aid Guidance (PDF)
- First Aid Checklist (PDF)
- First Aid Location (DOCX)
- First Aid Treatment Log (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)|