|Topic: Approved First Aid Training – Blended Learning||Issued By: Director, Compliance & Regulatory Review|
|Statute: FA Regulation 2004-130||Date Issued: 10 December, 2018|
|Section: 8(2)||Date Revised: August 30, 2020|
My company is an approved provider of workplace first aid training in New Brunswick. Am I allowed to offer blended learning - a mix of online and in-class training - to my students?
Blended learning courses may only be offered when the following conditions are met:
8(2) The minimum level of training consists of
(a) the 10 compulsory modules and any two of five elective modules of the Workplace Standard First Aid Course as set out in Schedule B, and
(b) a minimum of 16 hours of classroom and practical training.
CSA Z1210-17First aid training for the workplace —Curriculum and quality management for training agencies
4.4.2 Practical skills demonstration
Workplace first aid training programs shall provide practical skills demonstration of the competencies specified in Clause 6. The minimum practical skills demonstration duration shall be as follows:
(a) for a basic level, 3.5 h;
(b) for an intermediate level, 7 h; and
(c) for an advanced level, 35 h.
(1) Learner training levels are specified in Clause 5.
(2) For a definition of practical skills demonstration refer to Clause 3.