CPR Instructor

First Aid and CPR Intructor Training Manual

Provides candidates with the knowledge and skills to teach the Red Cross CPR courses. Includes how to teach and facilitate, individual and group assignments, practice teaching, inclusion, and progressive learning. Register now.

Duration: 20 hours

Instructor
VO2 First Aid Instructor Trainer

Prerequisite
Red Cross CPR-HCP; complete skills checklist form prior to course with a CRC Instructor; minimum 18 years old.The following individuals can opt for a transfer course instead: a) current First Aid or CPR Instructors with another recognized organization; b) current Red Cross Swimming & Water Safety Instructors with Standard First Aid and CPR Level HCP; c) teachers with an Education Degree and current Standard First Aid and CPR Level HCP. The transfer is a 14.5-hour course or self-study and 6-hour course.

Completion Requirements
100% attendance, skills demonstration, complete practice teaching, and 80% min. passing grade on written exam

Post-Certification
3-year certification as Red Cross CPR Instructor

Recertification
8 hours; adheres to local legislation

Course Content
PART 1 – Information for the First Aid Instructor

  • How people learn
  • Instructional techniques
  • Organizing courses

Course Content
PART 2 – Specific Course Content

  • FCPR, AED, and knowledge evaluation

Required Materials

  • First Aid & CPR Instructor Manual
  • First Aid media presentation
  • Certification card and optional wall certificate