29. First Aid Courses

Every spring, just before EAS Field School goes out, the Department of Earth & Atmospheric Science organizes a First Aid/CPR course for all EAS personnel going out on field school or field work. You are required to have a valid First Aid & CPR certificate to go out with the field schools or field work.

Sometimes EAS personnel cannot attend the department STD. FA Course, so below are some options of where to go in Edmonton to take a Standard First Aid course + CPR Training:

  • St. John’s Ambulance can be reached at: 780-452-6565. They offer courses during the week and on weekends. Their address is: 12304-118 Avenue, Edmonton , AB, T5L-5G8.


  • Second Chance/Spectrum Safety Courses.  They are located at:  Suite 103, 11710 Kingsway Avenue, Edmonton, AB, T5G 0X5, phone:  780-429-6757  to book a course.  Visit their website to find out when courses are offered.


  • Breath for Life Inc., Canadian Red Cross offers courses at 5 locations in Edmonton during the week and on weekends.  Their main office is at 4443-99 Street, Edmonton, AB, T6E-5B6. Phone:  780-434-1368 to book a course or visit their website.

If you are interested in taking a more advanced course for the field – please go to the First Aid Course link to find advanced course providers.