Naloxone Administration The Naloxone Administration course at ESA is offered to emergency services practitioners who need to upgrade their skills. EMR and EMT/PCP practitioners are required to have the knowledge and skills to administer naloxone in order to treat a patient who is suffering from an opioid overdose. The ESA Naloxone Administration Course will provide graduates with the certification ... Next Start Date: October 27, 2018
Professional Fire Fighter - Flex Transition from your current career to a career firefighter! Our 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 the science of fire, and the... 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 9, 2021
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/ Primary Care Paramedic or Advanced Care Paramedic? The Emergency Medical Responder (EMR) program is the first level of education and training for EMS practitioners in Alberta. EMR is an excellent introduction to EMS and provides a solid found... Next Start Date: August 24, 2021
PCP - 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: September 14, 2021
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: August 7, 2021
EMR COPR Exam Prep The EMR COPR Exam Prep is a continuing education course which provides a review of theory in preparation for a COPR (Canadian Organization of Paramedic Regulators) exam for EMR registration. The EMR Alberta College of Paramedics Provincial Registration Examination format has changed. Please refer to the Alberta College of Paramedics website for details. https://abpa... Next Start Date: TBA
PCP Refresher ESA offers a refresher course for individuals needing to upgrade and refresh their PCP skills. Questions? Want to enrol? Contact us today. Next Start Date: August 30, 2021
PCP COPR Exam Prep The PCP COPR Exam Prep Course is a continuing education course which provides a review of theory in preparation for a COPR exam for PCP registration. The ESA PCP COPR Exam Prep Course is recommended for anyone who has graduated from an Alberta College of Paramedics Approved PCP Program within the past 12 months. This course is offered to the following PCP gradua... Next Start Date: August 10, 2021
NFPA 1006 Rope Rescue 1 NFPA 1006: Rope Rescue 1 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. Rope Rescue 1 is designed to teach students the theories and knowledge of rope rescue to the NFPA 1006 standard. It includes classroom and practical field exercises. Students ad... Next Start Date: November 1, 2021
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 Do you want to earn extra income and enhance your resume with another certification? You can become a Basic Life Support (BLS) Instructor in only 3 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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"We had many practical days that allowed us to practice what was taught in the classroom. The equipment we were able to use was excellent. The instructors were all there to teach and showed patience with students. High level of personal expectations for the students was set on day one. "
- Michael, Fire 1109