First Aid Instructor Course

Red Cross First Aid Instructor Course

This course provides candidates with the knowledge and skills to teach core Red Cross First Aid & CPR courses: Emergency and Standard First Aid, CPR/AED, Marine Basic First Aid, Emergency and Standard Child Care First Aid.

Includes how to teach and facilitate, individual and group assignments, practice teaching, injury prevention principles, inclusion, and progressive learning.

Fast Facts

Cost: $699.99/person
Length: 32 hours + 4 hours (skills review)
Minimum: 5 participants
Prerequisites: Standard First Aid with CPR Level HCP; Min. 18 years old
*A 16 hour Standard First Aid Course co-teach is required to complete instructor certification after completing the First Aid Instructor Course

Course Content:
PART 1

Information for the First Aid Instructor
How people learn
Instructional techniques
Organizing courses
PART 2

Specific Course Content
First Aid Course - Standard & Emergency
CPR/AED Course
Child Care Course - Standard & Emergency
Marine Basic First Aid Course
Knowledge Evaluation

Course Details:
32 hours + 4 hour skills session
3-year certification as First Aid Instructor
Conducted by a certified Red Cross First Aid Instructor Trainer

Completion Requirements:
100% attendance
Skills demonstration
Complete Practice Teaching Assignments
80% min. passing grade on written exam
Post-course Requirements
*A 16 hour Standard First Aid Course co-teach is required to complete instructor certification after completing the First Aid Instructor Course
Meet the requirements of the co-teach form as outlined by the Instructor Trainer

Take-Home Materials

First Aid Instructor Manual
First Aid Media Presentation
First Aid & CPR Manual
CPR/AED Manual

BABYSITTING & PEOPLESAVERS INSTRUCTOR MANUALS

Instructor Manual





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