The Flu – It’s coming!

Did you know that you can get the flu from someone who isn’t even showing symptoms of the flu? Sneezing, coughing, and even talking can spread tiny droplets that can infect you with Influenza A or Influenza B.   Transmission can even happen through touching contaminated surfaces, like doorknobs, elevator buttons, and shopping carts. A few […]

Stroke – Signs and Symptoms

A stroke is an interruption in the blood supply to the brain.  Typically this is due to a blockage of a vessel in the brain, but it can also occur because of a break in the vessel walls. We can help to identify a stroke by remembering the acronym FAST: Face – facial numbness or […]

Why host a course onsite?

Employers often find that hosting their own private first aid course is a better option than having their staff attend public courses.  Although we do have individual employees, and small groups of employees who attend our public courses, the overwhelming majority choose to host courses on-site. Firstly, there can be significant savings for course organizers.  […]

Health and Safety

HEALTH AND SAFETY First Aid training has been deemed an essential service. 13 First Aid continues to provide first aid training to private groups and the public in accordance with the latest federal, provincial and local health guidelines. This may include operating at reduced numbers, enforcing masking requirements, physical distancing, hand sanitizing, and any other […]

Privacy Policy

Commitment to Privacy 13 First Aid is committed to maintaining the accuracy, confidentiality, and security of your personally identifiable information. As part of this commitment, our privacy policy governs our actions as they relate to the collection, use and disclosure of Personal Information.  13 First Aid does not sell, rent, or give out customer information, […]

Policies and Guidelines

ATTENDANCE, CANCELLATION AND RESCHEDULING POLICIES We understand that life happens. However, we do incur a cost with each request for course cancellation or rescheduling.  Depending on the length of notice you give us, we may not be able to fill your spot. If you need to cancel or reschedule your in-class course for any reason, […]

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