Red Cross First Aid Instructor Course


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Due to the wide variety of certifications and recertifications available in this discipline, this course is not available on a regularly scheduled basis.

First Aid & CPR Instructor Development Pathway

Below is the pathway to becoming a certified First Aid & CPR Instructor. You must successfully complete each step before advancing to the next step.

1. Evaluate Skills and Check Prerequisites
Confirm prerequisites are met: you must be 18 years or older, have a valid participant certificate for the program you wish to teach, and successfully complete a skills evaluation.

2. Fundamentals of Instruction
Complete the Fundamentals of Instruction online component (8 hrs*), and a classroom component (14 hrs 30 min) focused on the application of fundamentals.

3. Discipline-Specific Classroom Component
Attend the First Aid & CPR discipline-specific classroom component (14 hrs 30 min), which focuses on the specific skills of that program.

4. Teaching Experience
Complete the Teaching Experience online module (30-45 min*) and a classroom component with the support of a Teaching Experience Supervisor.


An electronic certification will be issued upon completion. Certified Instructors can teach Emergency First Aid, Standard First Aid, Marine Basic First Aid, Emergency Child Care First Aid, Standard Child Care First Aid and CPR courses.

Certification is valid for three years.


Canadian Red Cross Certified Course


4 days


$950.00 + GST