First Aid Instructor (Full Course)

Course Info
Candidates will learn the theory behind successful delivery of a first
aid program, including teaching methods, learner types, age characteristics and delivery methods. Injury prevention principles, inclusion and progressive learning will also be introduced. Peer teaching sessions will be included in the course to prepare candidates for the Teaching Experience portion of the course, which will be completed after first aid instructor certification.

Certified Instructors will be able to teach Emergency First Aid, Standard First Aid, Marine Basic First Aid, Emergency Child Care First Aid, Standard Child Care First Aid and CPR courses.

Candidates will be required to complete the following steps (all included in the courses):

Step 1 – Skills Evaluation and Pre-Requisite Verification

Step 2 – Fundamentals of Instruction

A – Fundamentals of Instruction ONLINE Component (Approximately 8-10 hours of self learning)

B – Fundamentals of Instruction CLASSROOM Component

Step 3 – Discipline Specific CLASSROOM Component

Step 4 – Teaching Experience

A – Teaching Experience ONLINE Component (Approximately 1 hour of self learning)

B – Teaching Experience IN CLASS Component (Varies by candidate – Max of 3 Attempts)

Step 5 – Certification

Course Duration
  • Classroom Components – 40 hours
  • Self Directed Learning – Approximately 10 hours

  • Teaching Experience – Varies, minimum 2-days (8 hours each day)



  • English



  • Must hold a valid Red Cross Standard First Aid certificate

  • Must be 18 years of age



  • 3 Years


Course Price

  • $950.00 + GST


Course Dates


Venue :

Event Venue Date Description
Red Cross First Aid Instructor (Full Course) – (Saturday, September 07, 2024 – Sunday, September 29, 2024) – Surrey Surrey Campus (8433 132 Street, Unit 208, Surrey, BC V3W 4N8)
  • September 7, 2024 9:00 am


Red Cross First Aid Instructor (Full Course) – (Saturday, October 05, 2024 – Sunday, October 27, 2024) – Abbotsford Abbotsford Campus (31838 South Fraser Way, Unit 202, Abbotsford, BC V2T 1V3)
  • October 5, 2024 9:00 am