Standard First Aid Course (50% subsidized by COC) - Sat, Apr 26 2014, Sun, Apr 27 2014

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Standard First Aid Course (50% subsidized by COC) (4/26/2014)

PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED:Once you've reviewed the event details, and decided you'd like to join us, you MUST sign up at the bottom of this page.You will then make your payment for this event at the venue, NOT in advance to the COC.

You are STRONGLY encouraged to read this page in its entirety before signing up. If you'd like to attend, we ask that you abide by our rules and procedures as a time/cost saving process (with an end result of keeping membership free and lower cost events).

The Basics:
Event Type:Learn
Event Location:Canyon Meadows (Calgary SW). Exact location details to be provided by COC Training Team
Date(s) & Time:Sat, Apr 26 2014, Sun, Apr 27 2014  9:00 AM
Registration Cut Off: Fri, Mar 28 2014 8:20:00 PM
Event Duration:2 days -Saturday & Sunday
Difficulty Rating:D1: Easy
Event Coordinator(s): Sylvia(1) A.
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Member Cost:$68.25/Person (See Detailed Cost Info Below)

Participant Info:
Who's Invited: Members Only, 21 And Older Only
Maximum Group Size:11
Minimum Group Size:10
Number Registered So Far: 11 (Log in to see who's signed up.)
Are Dogs Permitted: No



We are very pleased to inform you that the Calgary Outdoor Club (COC) will subsidize 50% of the Standard First Aid Course course which is great news. The total cost per person is $ 136.50 including GST. COC will subsidize $ 68.25 and each selected participant will be asked to pay in advance the remaining $ 68.25.


- The Standard First Aid Course will be provided by Rocky Mountain Adventure Medicine and will include Level C CPR and AED training. Participants who successfully complete the course will receive certificates (course is approved by Alberta Workplace Health & Safety)
- "NO REFUND" available for the two day course
- Priority for the Standard First Aid Course will be given to COC active Volunteers, secondly to Premier members and afterwards to the regular COC members if unable to fill the course
- Offer for the Standard First Aid Course applies to ***the participants who have co-ordinated/ participated in at least 5 COC events from June 1-Dec 31, 2013,***as the winter months are typically quieter. Please do not sign up if you do not meet the requirements. Priority will first be given to those who have done outdoor COC mountain events .
- Offer would EXCLUDE social and/or volunteer and /or learn events.(Do not include these as part of the COC 5 required events)
- The COC Training Team will put all those interested on the “waiting list” and check the participants' history with the COC. Once the due diligence is done to check people’s history, the COC Training Team will send to the selected participants an email asking them to pay the remaining $ 68.25 within a certain deadline (exact instructions to be provided by email by the COC Training Team)
- Course will be taking place in Canyon Meadows (SW - LRT access) - exact location details to be also provided by email in a few days time to the selected participants
- The course will be taking place both days (Saturday and Sunday) from 09h00 until 17h00

PLEASE NOTE: If you need to cancel 72 hours prior to the event=you will get an automatic no show. In addition if you have a history of "no shows" or of cancelling events at the last minute, please do not sign up. We need participants who are fully committed.

The COC Training Team is responsible for providing educational sessions where members can learn about different aspects of the outdoors, specifically:

a) providing educational sessions to members
b) raising awareness about different aspects of the outdoors
c) increasing the members' safety while enjoying their activities in the mountains
d) providing everyone the opportunity to ask pertinent questions

Required Items to Bring:
- Casual clothing
- Bring your own lunch
- Water
Recommended Items to Bring:
Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.

How to Get There:
Event Directions: Exact location details to be provided by COC Training Team


- Details of this event are subject to undergo a change at any point in time, with or without warning.
- Notice any errors or problems in the information on this page? Please notify our Content Editor(s), Wendy W and Lynda H., at

Cost & Payment:
Member Cost:$68.25/Person
Cost Includes:50% of the cost of the course needs to be paid by the participant. Exact payment instructions will be provided by the COC Training Team in due course once all participants are selected.
Make a Payment:Although there is a cost for this event, you do not pay through the COC. Please review the event details carefully for information about how/where to make your payment.

Cancellation/Partial Attendance: