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How Much Is A Mask Fitting In Calgary?

First aid training is about just as much learning to keep yourself safe as it is being educated on how to help others. When it comes to protecting yourself in the workplace, a well-fitted mask can make all the difference.  Fortunately, there are several services that offer mask fittings in Calgary, ensuring that your personal […]

What To Include In A First Aid Kit

During an emergency, having the proper tools and resources can make all the difference. This can allow you to devote all your attention to the crisis at hand and ensure you are able to provide adequate care and support. Having a first aid kit readily available, whether that be in your home, business, or even […]

How Much Is A First Aid Course?

First aid training can allow you to feel confident and collected in the face of an emergency. By utilizing all the techniques and practices you have learned in your first aid training course in Calgary, you can better help those in crisis and ensure they receive the assistance they need.  Being certified in first aid […]

Community helps purchase new CPR machine

Thanks to a community effort and some consistent lobbying by local staff, the Bella Coola Hospital is the proud new owner of a brand-new Lucas 3 chest compression system. Affectionately coined “Lucas III” by local nurse Pat Lenci, the machine delivers high-performance, continuous chest compressions with less strain, micromanagement, and risk for the caregivers. The […]

3 First Aid Tips to Help You Deal with Sports Injuries Effectively

Whether you’re playing on a court, on a field, or on a track, the risk of injuries is inevitable. That’s why you should always be prepared. It will allow you to help yourself or anyone else who might have gotten injured during a sports session. Here we are sharing three first aid tips that every […]

How to help a choking baby, according to a paediatric first aid expert

Undertaking a first aid course is highly recommended for both parents-to-be and new parents. But, the coronavirus pandemic and subsequent lockdown has left access to these courses limited.  Knowing what to do when a child chokes is a particularly useful skill. No matter how careful you are, children aged one to five often put small […]

7 of the best first aid kits for all the family

We always hope that everything goes without a hitch, especially where children are concerned, but there’s no guarantee that a bump or a graze isn’t around the corner. Plus, let’s face it, us adults aren’t immune to falling over or getting a bee sting every now and then, so it pays to be prepared. Your […]

Love swimming? What are your next steps?

Monday, June 29 — 4:00 PM EST https://email.redcross.ca/t/d-l-mhhyuud-yuithjhyjt-p/ Spread the word! Families are invited to join Canadian Red Cross volunteers for virtual, interactive, game-based learning sessions highlighting the importance of first aid and water safety knowledge. We would appreciate if you could share this information with your networks – sessions are free of charge and […]

First Aid/Swimming & Water Safety Tips for Families

Wednesday, June 24 — 8:00 PM EST https://email.redcross.ca/t/d-l-mhhyuud-yuithjhyjt-b/ Spread the word! Families are invited to join Canadian Red Cross volunteers for virtual, interactive, game-based learning sessions highlighting the importance of first aid and water safety knowledge. We would appreciate if you could share this information with your networks – sessions are free of charge and […]

River Safety

Monday, June 22 — 2:00 PM EST https://email.redcross.ca/t/d-l-mhhyuud-yuithjhyjt-k/ Spread the word! Families are invited to join Canadian Red Cross volunteers for virtual, interactive, game-based learning sessions highlighting the importance of first aid and water safety knowledge. We would appreciate if you could share this information with your networks – sessions are free of charge and […]