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- Head Instructor / President (CANADIAN FIRST-AID TRAINING Ltd. / FORMATION EN SECOURISME CANADA Ltee.) - 2005
- Bilingual First-Aid Instructor Trainer (FAIT) with the CANADIAN RED CROSS
- Bilingual First-Aid Instructor Trainer (FAIT) with the HEART & STROKE FOUNDATION OF CANADA (MANITOBA OFFICE)
- First Aid, CPR (Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation) and AED (Automated External Defibrillation) Instructor- Since June 2001
- Volunteer Fire-Fighter (Rural Municipality of Ritchot) - September 2000 to October 2009
Teaching First-Aid, CPR, Automated External Defibrillation (AED) and everything safety related has resulted in many life changing experiences for Christian. He has become a passionate believer in the power of learning and is motivated to help others to learn how to help in the event of an emergency. He graduated from the University of Winnipeg with a Double Major BA degree in Justice and Law Enforcement and a major in sociology .
From 2000 to 2009, he was a volunteer fire fighter south of Winnipeg for the Municipality of Ritchot Fire Department (The area covers St.-Adolphe, Ste.-Agathe, Ile-des-Ch?nes, and Grande-Pointe). Through his time there, Christian attained his Level I fire fighter status, Hazardous Material Awareness, Automobile-Extrication as well as his Critical Incident Stress Management (CISM) certificates through the Brandon Emergency Services College.
Prior to starting his company (CANADIAN FIRST-AID TRAINING Ltd.), he was a Certified St.-John Ambulance instructor for over 3 years. He was the full time bilingual Instructor / Monitor, which allowed him to certify and recertify first-aid instructors in Emergency & Standard first aid as well as all the CPR levels including the Child Service Provider Courses used for day cares and parents.
Christian is now a certified, accredited and insured First-Aid Instructor Trainer (FAIT) through the CANADIAN RED CROSS and has acquired his Authorized Training Partner (AP) and Delivery Partner (DP) status which helps him to deliver all of their different programming. Christian is certified to teach others in how to teach all the Canadian Red Cross levels of first-aid, CPR?as well as the Automated External Defibrillation (AED) and Child Care First-Aid courses.
Also, Christian has attained his First-Aid Instructor Trainer (FAIT) status with the HEART & STROKE FOUNDATION OF CANADA (MANITOBA OFFICE) which allows him to teach others how to effectively deliver the Heartsaver & BLS for HCP as well as First-Aid courses offered by the HSFC.
He has taught out-of-town first-aid and CPR courses on First Nation reservations throughout Manitoba and Nunavut (e.g. Garden Hill, York Factory, Wasagamak, etc.).
Lastly, Christian has attained his Authorized National Master Stocking Distributor status to sell and maintain the Philips Health Care Canada HeartStart line of defibrillators.