Canada Occupational Health and Safety Regulations

Version of the schedule from 2006-03-22 to 2012-12-06:


SCHEDULE V(Subsections 16.12(4) and (7))

Subjects to be Included in the Courses

  • 1 Basic first aid:

    • (a) the provision of basic first aid and the first aid attendant’s role and obligations in relation to basic first aid;

    • (b) emergency scene management;

    • (c) cardiopulmonary resuscitation;

    • (d) medical emergencies;

    • (e) shock and unconsciousness;

    • (f) anti-contamination procedures; and

    • (g) wounds and bleeding.

  • 2 Standard first aid:

    • (a) the provision of standard first aid and the first aid attendant’s role and obligations in relation to standard first aid;

    • (b) emergency scene management;

    • (c) cardiopulmonary resuscitation;

    • (d) medical emergencies;

    • (e) shock and unconsciousness;

    • (f) anti-contamination procedures;

    • (g) wounds and bleeding;

    • (h) fractures and their immobilization;

    • (i) chest injuries;

    • (j) head and spinal injuries;

    • (k) muscle, ligament and joint injuries;

    • (l) burns;

    • (m) eye injuries;

    • (n) pelvic, genital and abdominal injuries;

    • (o) movement and transportation of casualty;

    • (p) environmental illnesses and injuries;

    • (q) toxicological emergencies; and

    • (r) evacuation and transportation of casualties.

Testing Criteria

  • 1 Practical evaluation:

    • (a) evaluation points and criteria.

  • 2 Written evaluation:

    • (a) example and marking scheme.

Qualifications of Instructors

  • 1 Training program:

    • (a) course content;

    • (b) length of the program; and

    • (c) evaluation process.

  • 2 Recertification procedures:

    • (a) recertification schedule;

    • (b) instructor quality assurance procedures; and

    • (c) instructor’s guide.

Other Criteria

  • 1 Student reference material:

    • (a) current volume submitted for review.

  • 2 Lesson plans:

    • (a) lesson contents; and

    • (b) lesson teaching outline.

  • 3 Audio-Visual aids.

  • 4 First aid certificate:

    • (a) example submitted for authentication.

  • 5 Cardiopulmonary resuscitation certificate:

    • (a) example submitted for authentication.

  • SOR/2000-328, s. 2.
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