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Medical First Responder (MFR) Program

Course number : MDFR-100    Section number : C01
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Intakes: January/March/September - Contact Lenna Greer 403-320-3310 for registration information.

NOTICE: Emergency Medical Responder will be discontinued as of July 2017. Lethbridge College in partnership with NAIT will be providing the Medical First Responder (MFR) course effective September 2017.

The Medical First Responder course will provide students with the essential skills to provide first-on-scene basic emergency care prior to Emergency Medical Services arriving. This program may be right for you if you are interested in a career related to fire rescue, police, safety and security enforcement services and any other professions or volunteer organizations that require MFR expertise.

Students who successfully complete the course will obtain the following certifications: International Trauma Life Support (ITLS) Basic Provider, Heart & Stroke Basic Life Support (BLS) Healthcare Provider CPR, and Medical First Responder (MFR).

This program is provided in partnership with NAIT and is approved at an Advanced First Aid level by Alberta Occupational Health and Safety.

All applicants must contact Lenna Greer phone (403) 320-3310 or prior to registering with Student Services to ensure that all pre-requisites have been met. Once all prerequisites have been satisfied the student will be able to register.

NOTE: International Students are not eligible to apply for the MFR Program.

You cannot register yourself online for this course. Please contact Lenna at the phone number above.

Lethbridge College is proud to partner with NAIT and Southern Alberta EMS departments to provide this exciting program.

Course Details
Tuition:  $2,075.00 plus material fee ($25.00 + GST)
Program Length: 80 Hours theory
Pre-requisites: Participants must be 18 years or older (at course start date)
Standard First Aid - CPR Level C (Heart and Stroke certification recommended)

  • Standard First Aid - CPR Level C needs to be taken or renewed within the last year.  Students must provide proof of prerequisites prior to regisitation.
  • Textbooks: Students must purchase texbooks prior to first class - cost is not incuded in the tuition fee.
  • All course fees and material fees are non-refundable.

Class Details

20 Sessions
Weekly - Tue, Thu

Main Campus

Variety of Instructors 



Registration Closes On
Tuesday, September 18, 2018 @ 12:00 AM

Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s) Instructional Method
9/18/2018 - 11/22/2018 Weekly - Tue, Thu 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM Lethbridge, Main Campus  Map Variety of Instructors  ClassRoom