Professional Fire Fighter - Flex New for 2017! Transition from your current career to a career firefighter! Our NEW Professional Fire Fighter Program - Flex offers a flexible, part time schedule allowing you to study while you continue to work! Are you a team player? Are you interested in learning how to access and rescue people in virtually any type of emergency situation? Do you want to learn about ... Next Start Date: TBA
Professional Fire Fighter - Enhanced With our addition of the Professional Fire Fighter Program - Flex in 2016, we revised the name of our original Professional Fire Fighter Program to include the descriptor - Enhanced. Our Professional Fire Fighter Program - Enhanced is delivered over 12 weeks of full-time, intensive, face-to-face training based at ESA. It is enhanced with additional certifications, preparat... Next Start Date: August 14, 2017
EMR - Emergency Medical Responder Are you interested in a career in emergency medical services (EMS)? Would you like to take a step towards being an Emergency Medical Technician or Paramedic? The Emergency Medical Responder (EMR) program is the required first level of education and training for EMS practitioners in Alberta. EMR is the prerequisite for Emergency Medical Technician programs in Alberta. It is also a valuable... Next Start Date: June 13, 2017
EMT - Emergency Medical Technician/Primary Care Paramedic Are you a critical thinker? Can you make quick decisions? Are you seeking a profession in which no two days are the same? Are you interested in subject areas such as anatomy and physiology, pathophysiology, patient assessment, and pharmacology? Paramedicine may be an excellent career for you. The second level of care in paramedicine in Canada is Primar... Next Start Date: August 4, 2017
EMR Refresher ESA offers a refresher course for individuals needing to upgrade and refresh their Emergency Medical Responder (EMR) skills. The EMR Refresher Course at ESA is a 4 day course (32 hours). Questions? Want to enrol? Contact us today. Next Start Date: July 14, 2017
EMR ACP Prep The EMR ACP Prep Course is a continuing education course which provides a review of theory and practical skills in preparation for an Alberta College of Paramedics (ACP exam) for EMR registration. The EMR Alberta College of Paramedics Provincial Registration Examination format has changed. Please refer to the ACP website for details: NEW EMR CLINICAL EXAM MARCH 2017 THE ESA E... Next Start Date: September 9, 2017
EMT Refresher ESA offers a refresher course for individuals needing to upgrade and refresh their Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) skills. Questions? Want to enrol? Contact us today. Next Start Date: September 5, 2017
EMT ACP Prep The EMT ACP Prep Course is a continuing education course which provides a review of theory and practical skills in preparation for an ACP exam for EMT registration. ESA offers a complimentary EMT ACP Prep course to graduates of the ESA EMT/PCP Program who were unsuccessful on their first attempt at the Alberta College of Paramedics exam The ESA EMT ACP Prep Cour... Next Start Date: June 2, 2017
Rope Rescue Level I (Operations) Rope Rescue Level I (Operations) is a specialist course for Fire, Rescue, and Emergency Services personnel. It covers the rope rescue skills required to access and evacuate casualties from most high angle locations. The Rope Rescue Level I (Operations) is designed to teach students the theories and knowledge of rope rescue to the NFPA 1006 standard. It includes classroom and practi... Next Start Date: June 5, 2017
ITLS - International Trauma Life Support - Basic and Advanced ITLS Provider - Basic Designed for providers who are first to evaluate and stabilize the trauma patient. This 16 hour course provides complete training in the skills needed for rapid assessment, resuscitation, stabilization and transportation of trauma patients. ITLS Provider - Advanced The ITLS - Advanced course builds on the ITLS - Basic knowledge, emphasizing evaluation steps and ... Next Start Date: TBA
Basic Life Support (BLS) Instructor NEW Course! Do you want to earn extra income and enhance your resume with another certification? You can become a Basic Life Support (BLS) Instructor in 2 days! Next Start Date: TBA
Ice Rescue ESA offers an Ice Rescue Course teaching practical rescue techniques for effective surface ice rescues. The Ice Rescue Course is designed to introduce fire and rescue personnel to all of the basic elements of ice and ice rescue techniques. The student will learn the dynamics of ice, and how these apply to the ice rescue discipline. The didactic portion will also... Next Start Date: TBA
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""To all of you from ESA who were instrumental in 0909, I want to say thank you. A couple weeks ago my chief handed me a red helmet, lieutenant badge, and radio. ESA 0909 was such a critical part of allowing me to have some success as a firefighter, and now as a fire officer. Thank you for your investment in providing solid and passionate training to the fire service. I, for one, appreciate it more than I can say, but I will say, thank you." Message received from Chris - Fire 0909. Congratulations Chris!"
-Chris, Fire 0909