QFA offers St. John Ambulance First Aid and Renewal Courses on campus throughout the academic year at a discounted price to Queen’s Students.  Instructors are typically QFA members or Queen’s Students.  You can contact QFA directly at courses@queensfirstaid.com or on Facebook  in order to find out when courses are being offered, or to book a special course.  We require a minimum of 10 people to run a course at Queen’s. If you have a smaller group we can combine you with another group. The most typical course is Standard First Aid with CPR-C

Register for a Course
To register for a course call St. John Ambulance Kingston at 613-384 -8062 or go to their office (541 Days Road) to pre-pay for their courses. Note, please email courses@queensfirstaid.com to organize/find a course before contacting St. John Ambulance Kingston to register. They accept VISA, MasterCard, American Express (over the phone and in-person), debit and cash (in-person). They don’t accept personal cheques.  We will be offering a 10% discount to any participants from Queen’s.  Your student number will be required to confirm and receive this discount. Courses typically run from 8:00am to 4:30pm and are located on Queen’s Campus.

Courses of Instruction:

Standard First Aid with CPR Level C + AED
$145.00 (excludes student discount), 2 Day Course
Standard first aid training with adult, child and infant (all age groups) CPR, two rescuer CPR and artificial respiration (CPR Level C) and automated external defibrillation (AED). This course is the level required by candidates entering programs such as nursing, paramedic programs, fire, police, and those in targeted response groups. Nationally recognized certificates, valid for three years, issued upon successful completion. Renewal courses are available for this level in a one-day combination course. Course fee includes a St. John Ambulance’s First Aid & CPR Student Reference Guide.

Standard First Aid with CPR Level A + AED
$135.00 (excludes student discount), 2 Day Course
Standard first aid training with adult, CPR, two rescuer CPR and artificial respiration (CPR Level A) and automated external defibrillation (AED). This course is the level required by candidates entering programs such as nursing, paramedic programs, fire, police, and those in targeted response groups. Nationally recognized certificates, valid for three years, issued upon successful completion. Renewal courses are available for this level in a one-day combination course. Course fee includes a St. John Ambulance’s First Aid & CPR Student Reference Guide.

Emergency First Aid with CPR Level C + AED
$105.00 (excludes student discount), 1 Day Course
Emergency first aid training with adult, child and infant (all age groups) CPR, two rescuer CPR and artificial respiration (CPR Level C) and automated external defibrillation (AED). This course is the level required for small workplaces. Nationally recognized certificates, valid for three years, issued upon successful completion. Renewal courses are available for this level in a one-day combination course. Course fee includes a St. John Ambulance’s First Aid & CPR Student Reference Guide.

Emergency First Aid with CPR Level A + AED
$95.00 (excludes student discount), 1 Day Course
Standard first aid training with adult, CPR, two rescuer CPR and artificial respiration (CPR Level A) and automated external defibrillation (AED). This course is the level required for small workplaces. Nationally recognized certificates, valid for three years, issued upon successful completion. Renewal courses are available for this level in a one-day combination course. Course fee includes a St. John Ambulance’s First Aid & CPR Student Reference Guide.

Standard First Aid Renewal (with CPR Level A or CPR Level C)
$95.00 (excludes student discount), 1 Day Course
This course is designed for persons holding a valid St. John Ambulance Standard First Aid certificate and wants to renew it for an additional three years. First aid renewals are not permitted if the certificate was not issued by St. John Ambulance, has expired, or is a renewal certificate. Further renewal must be alternated with attendance on a full (two-day) course. Participants are strongly advised to review their material before attending in order to ensure successful completion. Course fee does not include a St. John Ambulance’s First Aid & CPR Student Reference Guide. Students, who do not have their Student Reference Guide from their original course, can purchase a replacement book for an additional cost. Nationally recognized certificates are issued upon successful completion.

Healthcare courses offered: (for details please inquire with an email)
*** Typically required for healthcare practitioners (e.g. Nurses)
Standard First Aid & CPR Level HCP ($161.00  excluding discount)
Standard First Aid & CPR Level HCP Renewal ($105.00 excluding discount)

CPR Standalone courses offered: (for details please inquire with an email)
CPR Level A + AED ($65.00 excluding student discount)
CPR Level C + AED ($85.00 excluding student discount)
CPR Level HCP ($100.00 excluding student discount)
Renewal CPR Level C + AED ($65.00 excluding student discount)
Renewal CPR Level HCP ($69.00 excluding student discount)

***Note all the above prices are current as of May 30th 2016, prices are subject to change in accordance with St John Ambulance Loyalist Branch.