MILESTONES

2000

The earliest foundations were laid out and initiated, market surveys and course plannings were carried out in stages

2002

Registered with ACRA

Recognised as a training centre for first aid with the National Safety Council (USA)

2003

Became an affiliate with the National Resuscitation Council Singapore

2004

Recognised by Ministry of Community Development Singapore to conduct Standard First Aid Course for preschools

Approved to conduct CPR Courses for Singapore Sports Council basic exercise and instructor courses

Recognised by Singapore Sports Council to conduct Standard First Aid Course for coaches

2005

Approved by Ministry of Manpower as an Accredited Training Provider (ATP) for the Occupational First Aid and Occupational First Aid Refresher Courses

2006

Became the first non-hospital affiliated training centre to be accredited by National Resuscitation Council to conduct the Basic Cardiac Life Support Course and Automated External Defibrillator Course

2007

Became the first American Heart Association (AHA) International Training Centre (ITC) in Singapore and Malaysia approved to conduct Basic Life Support, Advanced Cardiac Life Support Course and Heartsaver Courses.
 

Appointed as the training provider for Singapore Police Force for Heartsaver CPR and Automated External Defibrillator Provider Course

2008

First appearance and feature on Mediacorp Suria on the S.M.L. Sihat show, a health show hosted by Aaron Aziz

Partnered with ABB Marine to conduct Heartsaver CPR AED for HV10 Course Participants

2009

Collaboration with Adventist Home for the Elderly to launch the first public access defibrillator at the void deck of the HDB estate and train CPR+AED volunteer providers

Became the first non-healthcare establishment and 2nd training centre to be accredited by the National Resuscitation Council for the CPR+AED Instructor Course

Published the My True Hero: Real First Aid for the Real World book, the first fully illustrated first aid book published locally

Released the very first ever CPR iPhone application in Singapore - the My True Hero First Aid Device - an app which provides realtime coaching during a cardiac arrest situation

Premiere launch of signature program - My True Hero: Emergency Crisis Management 101 – the first ever program of its kind to help participants learn how to deal with intense emergency situations effectively

The first non-healthcare establishment appointed to conduct the Heartsaver First Aid Course for the entire Singapore Police Force ​

2010

Collaborated with SimplyHer Magazine to conduct the first ever first aid workshop for SimplyHer readers.

Set the first record in the Singapore Book of Records for the “Most number of people performing CPR at the same time”.

Collaborated with the Adventist Home for the Elderly to launch the second public access defibrillator in Toa Payoh East estate.

Featured on Primetime Morning Singapore on Channel News Asia to share and demonstrate basic first aid measures

2011

First international collaboration with Tropicana Medical Centre in Kuala Lumpur, conducting a Public Forum themed “Cardiac Emergencies”

Launched the Workplace First Aid Ready Award that recognises workplaces’ commitment to ensuring a “first aid ready” environment.

Became the first non-healthcare establishment and 3rd training centre to be accredited by the National Resuscitation Council Singapore to conduct the Basic Cardiac Life Support Instructor Course.

Introduced the Advanced Speed Learning System training methodology into all courses

Launched the Intravenous Therapy Course using guidelines provided directly by the Infusion Nurses Society

Hosted and ran the very first Workplace Safety and Health Seminar at the DBS Auditorium.

Accredited by the Ministry of Manpower as a bizSAFE Service Provider for the bizSAFE Level 2 Risk Management Course

2012

Became the first non-healthcare establishment and 3rd training centre to be accredited by the National Resuscitation Council Singapore to conduct Advanced Cardiac Life Support Course

Approved by the Maritime Port Authority (MPA) to conduct Onboard Ship First Aid and Medical Courses for Seafarers (STCW 95)

SFATCMedSkills brand launched to specialise in training for healthcare professionals 

Research and development of the One Heart Manikin leading to the production of the first ever prototype

2013

Forged strategic partnership with First Ambulance Service, the largest ambulance service provider in Klang Valley 

 

Launched International First Aid Training Centre office in KL conducting AHA Courses and DOSH Occupational First Aid Course.

 

Began process for patent applications for One Heart Manikin

Conducted training in Dubai, UAE

2014

Became the first official International Trauma Life Support Training (ITLS) Centre in Singapore and Malaysia authorised to conduct ITLS basic and advanced courses. 

Became the first non-healthcare establishment to be accredited by the National Resuscitation Council Singapore to conduct Life Support Course For Nurses

Conducted training in South Korea

2015

Launched "SFATC eLearn Online" brand and proceeded to develop the first run of blended and eLearning programs

Launched First Enterprise System - a completely built from scratch, customised ERP system to completely streamline work processes efficiently

Pioneer batch of centres approved by the National First Aid Council for the Standard First Aid with AED program for Singapore Sports Council Coaches

Began the development of new content for eLearning first aid 

First patent for One Heart Manikin in Japan approved

2016

Completed the development of eLearning theory content for all first aid courses

Incorporated PowerVote paperless theory assessment system to be used with all classes

Began expansion of training into other areas such Vietnam, Myanmar, Indonesia 

2017

Patent for One Heart Manikin approved in Singapore

Began the development of our paperless attendance and testing ERP system

2018

Successfully migrated all courses from National Resuscitation Council to the new Singapore Resuscitation and First Aid Council 

Incorporated the use of paperless attendance and testing ERP system with all classes

First "first aid" training institution in Singapore to launch a range of first aid eLearning and blended courses  

Obtained ISO 29990:2010 certification as a learning service provider

2019

Forged alliance with CREDO Limited, South Korea for CPR Band, a real time CPR feedback device to be used for training and real-time CPR

Acquisition of large number of CPR manikins to be used for skill reporting in all CPR courses aligned with SRFAC latest requirements

2020

Launch of COVID-19 Basic Course and COVID-19 Ready Certification Program covering personal protection as well as business continuity, achieving over 15,000 participants in less than 2 months

Production of the COVID-19 Ready Certification Program into 5 different languages namely English, Mandarin, Malay, Tamil and Hindi

Development and launch of 4 original, signature eLearning courses which include the Management of First Aid Expandable Logistics (First Aid Kit Certification Course)

Launch of ZeroBarrierLearning.com, a revolutionary eLearning platform with thousands of users since August 2020

Launched the One Heart Manikin Kit - a patented eco-friendly manikin designed for self-learning CPR+AED skills and a tool to maintain and refresh CPR+AED skills

CPR AED Training with A/Prof Fatimah Lateef and Sheikh Alauddin Silat Federation Singapore
AIG H5N1 Bird Flu Pandemic Drill and Exercise SgFirstAid
SgFirstAid with President Mdm Halimah Yacoob Press Conference
My True Hero Seminar participants in action Singapore First Aid Training Centre
One Heart Mass CPR 2010 SgFirstAid
Dr Vivien Balakrishnan with SgFirstAid Singapore First Aid Training Centre CPR AED Expo
First Ambulance Service collaboration with Singapore First Aid Training Centre
First non-hospital Advanced Cardiac Life Support Course ACLS Course Provider in Singapore SgFirstAid
OKTO History Hunters Andrew Lua Caroline Cheong at Singapore First Aid Training Centre Neil Road
Korean based med-tech corp CREDO collaboration with Singapore First Aid Training Centre
Singapore First Aid Training Centre Mission 2020 SgFirstAid Team