Interested in becoming a First Aid and CPR Instructor?

First Aid 4U offers quality Instructor Training and our experienced Instructor Trainers run leadership courses across Ontario.

Course Prerequisites:

  • Canadian Red Cross Standard First Aid and CPR level C/AED certificate
  • Successful completion of your Skills Check (mandatory scheduled date)
  • Successful completion of the 8 Hour Online Module (sent after completion of your skills check)
  • 18 years of age or older

To successfully complete the Instructor Course:

  • Attend a Skills Check Session before the course. All skills meet the Red Cross Standards. This is usually a 2-3 hour session.
  • Attend 100% of the course – all four days, 9am-5pm, often over two weekends.
  • Complete any pre-course assignments as required by your Instructor Trainer.
  • Successful completion of the course which involves practice teaching, course assignments and a final written test.
  • Demonstrate an ability to teach safe, fun and interactive courses.
  • Complete an online module as preparation for the teaching experience.
  • Successfully complete a co-teach (up to 3 attempts) in a Standard First Aid and CPR level C/AED course with a Teaching Experience Supervisor (lesson plan required).
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