Occupational First Aid Level 3 Registration

Occupational First Aid Level 3

In B.C., workplace first aid attendants must have a certificate that’s recognized by WorkSafeBC. OFA Level 3 is an advanced level of first aid training & certification program designed to provide the first aid attendant with the skills to function as part of an effective first aid program in the workplace.


Course Content:

  • Basic Life Support (CPR-A)
  • Minor Wound Management, including soft tissue & fracture management
  • Critical Airway, Breathing & Circulatory interventions with C-Spine control
  • Training in the use of oxygen therapy, insertion of oral airways & bag valve mask
  • documentation required by WorkSafeBC
  • Rapid Transport Decision
  • Suction

Course Length:

This is a 10 day program with an extra day for the exam. The course consists of 20 lessons involving a minimum of 70 hours of classroom study & practice. Home study, including pre-reading for each lesson & completion of homework assignments is essential


There is no previous first aid training required (OFA Level 1 or 2 is NOT required). Participants must be at least 16 years of age & have the physical ability to perform the required learning tasks. Initial certification requires full participation & course attendance.


Successful participants must achieve 70% on both a written (multiple choice) & practical exam that is done on a SEPARATE day. Certification is valid for 3 years.

Course Fee:

This course is $769 and includes all course material, personal pocket mask & certificate.

Course Dates

Course Venue Date Description
Occupational First Aid Level 3 Course (March 5-16, 2018) Prosafe First Aid Training School Inc.
  • March 5, 2018 8:00 am
Occupational First Aid Level 3 Course (April 22-May 4, 2018) Prosafe First Aid Training School Inc.
  • April 23, 2018 8:00 am