The course is for existing First Aid instructors who wish to become a Basic Life Support Instructor. The process to become a Red Cross basic life support instructor is as follows:
- Prerequisites are a current and valid Basic Life Support certification, Airway Management and Oxygen Therapy certification, and have completed a successful skills assessment.
The process requires you to:
- Complete the basic life support specific instructor’s program – 16 hours
- Complete a Teaching Experience of 50% of a BLS course with an experienced instructor.
The cost to become an instructor is $495/person and includes the skills assessment, all materials, the instructors course and teaching experience. Payment can be made by e-transfer or credit card at the time of registration.