The Red Cross Professional Responder Courses include the:

These courses are designed for candidates who wish to deliver Canadian Red Cross Professional Responder courses which include:

  • Basic Life Support (BLS)
  • First Responder (FR)
  • Advanced First Aid (AFA)
  • Emergency Medical Responder (EMR)
  • Oxygen Therapy (OT)
  • Marine Advanced First Aid (MAFA) and
  • Airway Management (AM)

How to Start the Program

Below is the path to becoming a certified Instructor to teach Professional Responder courses.

  • You must successfully complete each step before advancing to the next step.
  • Candidates must hold a current Red Cross participant level certification in the discipline they wish to teach.
  • Candidates will attend the Professional Responder discipline-specific classroom component and will complete their teaching experience classroom component on the course level they wish to teach.

To learn more about the course click HERE.