Category Archives: First Aid Articles

Private Onsite First Aid / CPR Training

Critical Choices First Aid Training is a training partner of the Canadian Red Cross. Did you know we can provide private group training at your home, office or group location for groups as small as 6. Does your workplace offer a … Continue reading

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Defibtech Parnership

For years we have promoted the Defibtech AED’s. We have Defibtech AED trainers in the classroom and have highly recommended them to our students and clients. The reason is simple, they are rugged, durable, built to take abuse! In addition … Continue reading

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Medic Alert Tattoo’s

In courses we always tell responders to check for medic alert tags. There are a growing number of people with medic alert tattoo’s. This is a great idea BUT the problem is that there are no standards defining what they … Continue reading

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Star of Life Emergency Training

My very good friend Andrew Cowie has opened as a Canadian Red Cross Training Partner in Parksville British Columbia on Vancouver Island. This is exciting because of the incredible background this man brings with him! Andy has been teaching Red Cross courses since 1978. … Continue reading

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BC Ambulance Response Times

I am hearing more and more on the media about slow ambulance response times. “Paramedics are just taking too long to get there” is the claim being made by media, politicians and other emergency responders. So what’s going on, are … Continue reading

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