Mar
21
7:00 PM19:00

Allergy 101 Workshop

Do you know someone with a severe allergic reaction? Want to be confident in the event that someone experiences an allergy emergency? Our Allergy Workshop covers prevention and first aid treatment of severe allergic reactions using auto-injectors. Learn how to recognize an allergic reaction and how to prevent and manage the risk of anaphylaxis. Workshop will also include a discussion on allergens. A great workshop for anyone who cares or supervises children, including teachers, day care providers, parents, grandparents and babysitters. Or for those who know someone with severe allergies. A detailed coloured handout will be provided. This workshop is baby friendly!

Workshop is 90 minutes in length and will include time practicing with EpiPen trainers. Please dress comfortably!

Class fee: $35.00 plus HST

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Mar
25
to Apr 1

Standard First Aid with CPR C

Provides comprehensive training covering all aspects of first aid and CPR. Course is designed for those who require a more in-depth understanding of first aid including: legal implications of first aid treatment, spinal injuries, heat or cold injuries, bone and joint injuries, chest injuries, and medical emergencies. Includes CPR-C certification. Recognized by Ontario's Workplace Safety & Insurance Board. Includes certification. Program dates: Monday, March 25, Wednesday, March 27 and Monday, April 1 from 5:30 - 10:30 pm each day (must attend all three dates)

Course fee: $140 plus HST (includes manual)

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Mar
25
to Mar 27

Emergency First with CPR B

  • Play Cafe Peterborough (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Ideal option for people who want a general knowledge of first aid principles and the emergency treatment of injuries. Skills include: victim assessment, CPR, choking and what to do for external bleeding, heart attack, stroke wounds and burns. Includes CPR-B certification. Recognized by Ontario's Workplace Safety & Insurance Board. Includes certification. Program dates: Monday, March 25 and Wednesday, March 27 from 5:30 - 10:30 pm each day (must attend both evenings)

Course fee: $105 plus HST (includes manual)

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Mar
25
5:30 PM17:30

CPR C

Covers all aspects of CPR skills and theory for adult, child and infants, including two-rescuer CPR skills and Obstructed Airway techniques. CPR-C includes the importance of early defibrillation and how to use an Automated External Defibrillator. Includes certification. Program date: Monday, March 25 from 5:30 - 10:30 pm each day

Course fee: $68 plus HST (includes handout)

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Apr
4
10:00 AM10:00

Infant CPR and Obstructed Airway Workshop

Our Infant CPR and Obstructed Airway Workshop is informational and hands-on! Learn cardio pulmonary resuscitation (CPR) skills and the signs, symptoms and care of choking, non-breathing infants (new born to one year of age). An excellent workshop for new parents, grandparents, older siblings and those who care for little ones or would like a thorough refresher. Workshop will also include discussion on prevention and tips to keep in mind when baby begins to be on the move and eat solids. A detailed handout will be provided. This workshop is baby friendly!

Workshop is 90 minutes in length and will include floor time practicing with infant manikins. Please dress comfortably!

Class fee: $35.00 plus HST

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Apr
7
to Apr 28

Babysitter Training Couse

  • Rec Centre (beside Douro Community Centre) (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Heffernan First Aid is a facilitator of the Canada Safety Council’s Babysitter Training Course.
This 3 week, 12-hour course is designed for those who are at least 12 years old or turning 12 within the calendar year.

Program dates: (3 dates) Sunday, April 7, 14 and 28 from 12:30 - 4:30 pm each day
*** Note: Students must attend all sessions and establish a passing grade of 75 per cent on the final examination in order to receive their certificate.

Becoming a trained babysitter can help prevent injuries and promote the responsible management of common situations that may arise while children are under your care!

The course material covers such topics as:
- Becoming a successful babysitter
- Caring for children from three months to school-aged
- The behaviour and misbehaviour of children
- Handling Emergencies
- Caring for a sick or injured child
- Prevention and basic First Aid

Program fee: $78.00 plus HST (includes student manual)

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Apr
10
12:30 PM12:30

Infant and Child CPR and Obstructed Airway Workshop

Infant and Child CPR and Obstructed Airway Workshop is informational and hands-on! Learn cardio pulmonary resuscitation (CPR) skills and the signs, symptoms and care of choking, non-breathing infants (new born to one year of age) and children (1 to 8 years of age). An excellent workshop for new parents, grandparents, older siblings and those who care for little ones or would like a thorough refresher. Workshop will also include a discussion on prevention and tips to keep in mind when baby begins to be on the move and eat solids. A detailed coloured handout will be provided. This workshop is baby friendly!

Workshop is 2 hours in length and will include floor time practicing with first aid manikins. Please dress comfortably!

Class fee: $40.00

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Apr
10
7:00 PM19:00

Infant and Child CPR and Obstructed Airway Workshop

Our Infant and Child CPR and Obstructed Airway Workshop is informational and hands-on! Learn cardio pulmonary resuscitation (CPR) skills and the signs, symptoms and care of choking, non-breathing infants (new born to one year of age) and children (1 to 8 years of age). An excellent workshop for new parents, grandparents, older siblings and those who care for little ones or would like a thorough refresher. Workshop will also include a discussion on prevention and tips to keep in mind when baby begins to be on the move and eat solids. A detailed coloured handout will be provided. This workshop is baby friendly!

Workshop is 2 hours in length and will include floor time practicing with first aid manikins. Please dress comfortably!

Class fee: $40.00 plus HST

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Apr
13
9:00 AM09:00

Home Alone Program

  • Rec Centre (beside Douro Community Centre) (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Heffernan First Aid is a facilitator of the Canada Safety Council’s Home Alone Program which is designed to provide children 10 years of age and older with the necessary skills and knowledge to be safe and responsible when home alone for short periods of time. It will help them understand how to prevent problems, handle real-life situations, and keep them safe and constructively occupied.

The course material covers such topics as:
* Establishing a routine
* House Key is your responsibility
* Strangers
* Telephone
* Emergencies
* Basic First Aid
* Internet Safety

Program is 4 hours in length and focuses on small group discussions, problem solving, role-playing, and instructor-led demonstrations. Please dress comfortably!

Includes student manual and certificate

Class fee: $45.00 plus HST

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Apr
25
to May 30

Babysitter Training Course

Heffernan First Aid is a facilitator of the Canada Safety Council’s Babysitter Training Course.
This 6 week, 12-hour course is designed for those who are at least 12 years old or turning 12 within the calendar year.

Program dates: (6 dates) Thursday, April 25, May 2, 9, 16, 23 and 30 from 6:15 - 8:15 pm each day
*** Note: Students must attend all sessions and establish a passing grade of 75 per cent on the final examination in order to receive their certificate.

Becoming a trained babysitter can help prevent injuries and promote the responsible management of common situations that may arise while children are under your care!

The course material covers such topics as:
- Becoming a successful babysitter
- Caring for children from three months to school-aged
- The behaviour and misbehaviour of children
- Handling Emergencies
- Caring for a sick or injured child
- Prevention and basic First Aid

Program fee: $75.00 plus HST (includes student manual)

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May
15
12:30 PM12:30

Infant and Child CPR and Obstructed Airway Workshop

Infant and Child CPR and Obstructed Airway Workshop is informational and hands-on! Learn cardio pulmonary resuscitation (CPR) skills and the signs, symptoms and care of choking, non-breathing infants (new born to one year of age) and children (1 to 8 years of age). An excellent workshop for new parents, grandparents, older siblings and those who care for little ones or would like a thorough refresher. Workshop will also include a discussion on prevention and tips to keep in mind when baby begins to be on the move and eat solids. A detailed coloured handout will be provided. This workshop is baby friendly!

Workshop is 2 hours in length and will include floor time practicing with first aid manikins. Please dress comfortably!

Class fee: $40.00

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Jun
1
1:30 PM13:30

Home Alone Course

Heffernan First Aid is a facilitator of the Canada Safety Council’s Home Alone Program which is designed to provide children 10 years of age and older with the necessary skills and knowledge to be safe and responsible when home alone for short periods of time. It will help them understand how to prevent problems, handle real-life situations, and keep them safe and constructively occupied.

The course material covers such topics as:
* Establishing a routine
* House Key is your responsibility
* Strangers
* Telephone
* Emergencies
* Basic First Aid
* Internet Safety

Program is 3.5 hours in length and focuses on small group discussions, problem solving, role-playing, and instructor-led demonstrations. Please dress comfortably!

Includes student manual and certificate

Class fee: $48.00 plus HST

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Jun
5
12:30 PM12:30

Infant and Child CPR and Obstructed Airway Workshop

Infant and Child CPR and Obstructed Airway Workshop is informational and hands-on! Learn cardio pulmonary resuscitation (CPR) skills and the signs, symptoms and care of choking, non-breathing infants (new born to one year of age) and children (1 to 8 years of age). An excellent workshop for new parents, grandparents, older siblings and those who care for little ones or would like a thorough refresher. Workshop will also include a discussion on prevention and tips to keep in mind when baby begins to be on the move and eat solids. A detailed coloured handout will be provided. This workshop is baby friendly!

Workshop is 2 hours in length and will include floor time practicing with first aid manikins. Please dress comfortably!

Class fee: $40.00

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Jun
5
7:00 PM19:00

Ouchie 101 Workshop

Let’s be realistic! When it comes to little ones, an owie, boo boo or ouchie may seem unavoidable. Although many injuries are minor, having the confidence and skills to deal with them calmly and quickly are important. Join us to review a variety of first aid topics such as wounds, head injuries, facial injuries, bone and joint injuries and more. We will discuss the best methods to help when an unfortunate mishap occurs and will talk about the importance of having a first aid kit in the home. A detailed coloured handout will be provided. This workshop is baby friendly and is 2 hours in length. Bring your questions!

Class fee: $40.00 plus HST

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Jan
13
10:00 AM10:00

Infant CPR and Obstructed Airway Workshop

  • Peterborough Chiropractic Group (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

$35 per participant

Our Infant CPR and Obstructed Airway Workshop is informational and hands-on! Learn cardio pulmonary resuscitation (CPR) skills and the signs, symptoms and care of choking, non-breathing infants. An excellent workshop for those who care for little ones. Will also include discussion on prevention and tips to keep in mind when little ones begin to be on the move and eat solids. A detailed handout will be provided.

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Dec
14
6:00 PM18:00

Infant CPR and Obstructed Airway Workshop

  • Peterborough Chiropractic Group (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

$35 per participant

Our Infant CPR and Obstructed Airway Workshop is informational and hands-on! Learn cardio pulmonary resuscitation (CPR) skills and the signs, symptoms and care of choking, non-breathing infants. An excellent workshop for those who care for little ones. Will also include discussion on prevention and tips to keep in mind when little ones begin to be on the move and eat solids. A detailed handout will be provided.

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Sep
20
7:30 PM19:30

Allergy Workshop

Allergy Workshop: $25 per person
Workshop covering prevention and first aid treatment of severe allergic reactions using auto-injectors. Learn how to recognize an allergic reaction and how to prevent and manage the risk of anaphylaxis. A great workshop for anyone who cares or supervises children, including teachers, day care providers and parents. 

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Sep
20
6:00 PM18:00

Infant CPR and Obstructed Airway Workshop

Infant CPR and Obstructed Airway Workshop: $30 per person
Our Infant CPR and Obstructed Airway workshop will cover cardio pulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and obstructed airway for infants. Learn CPR skills and the signs, symptoms and care of choking, non-breathing infants. An excellent workshop for those who care for little ones.

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