First Aid Instructor Recertification (Red Cross)
The First Aid and CPR Instructor Renewal Course is facilitated by experienced Canadian Red Cross Instructor trainers. To qualify for registration, the following criteria must be met:
- Candidates must have taught a minimum of 6 courses in the past three years. Two of the listed courses must have been taught per year: Standard First Aid, Emergency First Aid or Standard First Aid Recert;
- All Red Cross instructor updates must be completed prior to course registration. If you do not know what this means, please discuss this with your Red Cross regional representative;
- You must have a current Canadian Red Cross First Aid/CPR Instructor Certificate
Pre-course work will be required as well as presentation of proof of prerequisites.
2020 Recertification Update: all Red Cross instructors are required to take a 4-hour Recertification Hub containing Professional development – technology (Boulevard) and case-based learning. First Aid discipline instructors also take a 4 hour Core Discipline Specific course which focuses on clinical content. The below listings include both the required segments.