Occupational First Aid Procedures
A priority of the Occupational Health & Safety program is the provision of first aid services for the BCIT community. The purpose of first aid is to provide employees and students with prompt, easily accessible and appropriate treatment. Level 2 Occupational First Aid attendants are available at the five main BCIT campuses.
All injuries sustained on BCIT campuses or while working on BCIT business must be reported to first aid.
|Operating Hours||Contact Number|
|BCIT Burnaby Campus|
|NE16 Room 121||0630 – 2200 (M-F);
0800 – 1530 (Sat)
|BCIT Aerospace & Technology Campus|
|Room 155G Hangar Stores
||0800 – 1830 (M-F)||604-419-3704/ 604-419-3705|
|BCIT Marine Campus|
|1st Deck - Room 116||0800 – 1530 (M-F)||778-928-2481|
|BCIT Downtown Campus|
|3rd Floor – Room 378||0700 to 2300 (M-F) / 0700-1500 (Sat)||604-412-7602|
|BCIT Annacis Island Campus|
|Call Security||0700-1900 (7 days a week)||604.456.1115|
The following procedures have been developed in order to ensure the provision of first aid services at BCIT.
BCIT First Aid Reporting Procedures:
These procedures outline the responsibilities of employees, supervisors, first aid attendants and others at BCIT in meeting the reporting requirements.
Risk Assessment on Occupational First Aid Requirements:
This procedure provides a template for performing the annual occupational first aid risk assessment that is required to identify requirements for first aid faciliites, equipment, consumables, and services on BCIT campuses.
Automatic External Defibrillators:
AED's are designed to administer an electric shock to a person who is having a cardiac arrest. The purpose of the AED program at BCIT is to provide the tools and training to save the lives of individuals experiencing sudden cardiac arrest.
BCIT has Automatic External Defibrillators at the following locations:
|Burnaby||NE16 – First Aid
SW01 – Security Operations Centre
|Downtown Campus||1st Floor – Security Operations Centre|
|Marine Campus||1st Floor – First Aid|
|Aerospace Technology Campus||1st Floor – First Aid|
|Annacis Island Campus||Security|