SOS First Aid offers a complete set of Red Cross first aid and CPR courses (both in-class and blended offerings) , as well as N95 respirator mask fitting services in the Brantford, Cambridge, Guelph and Kitchener/Waterloo regions. Our customers span many industries and educational institutions where human safety is a key concern. These industries include the medical and dental field, manufacturing, distribution, airline, logistics and distribution, fitness, construction, as well as college and university students and Scouts. We also have clients in the golf course industry!!
By combining great customer service with quality training programs to individuals, businesses, and not-for-profit organizations, SOS First Aid has grown to offer First Aid and CPR healthcare certifications in Brantford and surrounding areas. We offer safety courses taught by passionate, engaging instructors focused on the success of the learning style of the student!
First Aid and CPR Training
If a first aid emergency occurs, you’ll need the right skills that will make a positive difference.
Our instructors at SOS First Aid & Safety Training provide Red Cross approved first aid & CPR training. There are various layers of First Aid and CPR skills required for various professions. We not only offer Standard and Emergency First Aid, CPR, and AED Certifications, we can also train medical professionals in CPR level BLS Certification, so your skills will be on par with most healthcare professionals in Southern Ontario. We also help pharmacists seeking recertification in CPR, medical staff needing first aid & CPR certification, and anyone in the healthcare field requiring emergency response skills upgrading.
As a Canadian Red Cross Training Partner and Affiliate of the Lifesaving Society, our instructors are fully qualified to teach First Aid & CPR. Our First Aid & CPR programs are WSIB approved and meet standards established by Federal Occupational Health and Safety Act.
Our courses are WSIB Approved workplace courses and one can choose from six WSIB-approved first aid courses, all taught by our Red Cross trained professionals:
- Standard First Aid with AED/CPR A, B, C or BLS
- Emergency First Aid with AED/CPR A, B, C or BLS
- CPR A, B, C with AED and BLS
Designed for groups of 8 or more, our on site first aid training courses bring our WSIB approved programs to your place of business. Taught by engaging, Red Cross trained professionals, your staff will be fully certified to handle emergency situations that require first aid or CPR.
Please note that for both courses, prices are subject to change based on the number of participants. All first aid certifications are provided by the Canadian Red Cross and are valid for 3 years. BLS certification are valid for 1 year.
Our programs are taught in easy-to-follow steps, allowing graduates to act on, prevent, and manage life’s emergencies wherever they may occur. Instruction is hands-on and interactive and is supported by a variety of training materials, including CPR mannequins, AED trainers, bandages and splinting materials, barrier devices, auto-injector trainers, inhalers, and more.
We provide flexible scheduling options, so that courses can be run on weekdays, evenings, or weekends. Please allow 2 – 3 weeks prior notice for us to accommodate your dates.
Respirator Mask Fit Certification Required by Ontario Health and Safety (OHS Regulation)
Many professions are required to wear a mask at the workplace and the higher grade of mask (i.e. N95, P100 mask) must have a mask fit certification completed to properly protect themselves and others. These industries and professions include long-term care facilities, retirement homes, dental offices, personal support workers, long-term care facilities as well as the manufacturing, food services, construction and logistics companies to name a few.
When N95 or a P100/half face mask respirator mask is used in the workplace, mask fit testing is a health and safety regulatory requirement. Our partner, Mask Fit Plus provides a flexible N95 mask, P100 respirator mask fit services to support your specific need.
We offer Qualitative Mask Fit respirator fit test services at your location. We also offer public individual mask fit services in the nearby Hamilton region. To learn more about our N95/P100/KN95 Mask Fit Certifications, click here.
Online Health and Safety Courses – over 1, 500 courses at your finger-tips!
If online training is more convenient, we also offer broad variety of courses, covering Awareness, Driver, Equipment, Products, Soft Skills and Safety categories from a one-stop shop web portal. Online WHMIS and AODA are a couple of examples. Check out our library.
Be ready for any healthcare emergency with first aid & CPR courses from SOS First Aid & Safety Training. Someone you’re caring for might just depend on it.
About Brantford and the Surrounding Area
Brantford has many experiences to be discovered and so many attractions and events that will keep you and your family entertained while in the area.
This you part of Ontatio is experiencing tremendous growth as people leave the hustle-bustle of the GTA. Housing development is at the it highest levels. and it is also a short drive to other major centres such Ancaster, Cambridge, Kitchener/Waterloo and Guelph. It also just over a 1 hour drive into downtown Toronto!!
Culture enthusiasts will love the many events and festival in the area that give them the opportunity to explore the diverse cultures of the community. Enjoy yourself at the Brantford International Jazz Festival with over 20,000 spectators each year. History buffs can brush up on their knowledge at the Canadian Military Heritage Museum or the Bell Homestead National Historic Site.
The City of Brantford was officially declared the Tournament Capital of Ontario in 1998. The city is home to many sporting events and it also has 12 ft statue of Wayne Gretzky called “The Great One” at the Wayne Gretzky Sports Centre.