Advanced Emergency Care Instructor

Duration: 8 hours

Designed for Advanced Emergency Care Instructor candidates with a focus on instructional techniques required to deliver the Canadian Red Cross’ professional responder courses such as Emergency Medical Responder, First Responder, and Advanced First Aid; these include delivering scenarios, teaching in varied environments, and organizing specialized courses. The course content accommodates a variety of Instructor candidates which encourages a rich learning environment built on instructional skills. It also allows Instructors to be able to teach other First Aid programs with minimal course work.
 
Duration
8 hours
 
Prerequisites
Proof of appropriate participant-level certification (either Emergency Medical Responder or Advanced First Aid); completion of Red Cross First Aid Instructor course, completed skills competency checklist for participant level, pre-course assignment, 19 years of age
 
Instructor
Red Cross Emergency Care Instructor Trainer
 
Completion 
100% attendance, skills demonstration, and 80% min. passing grade on written exam
 
Certification
3-year certification as Advanced Emergency Care Instructor
 
Recertification
7 hours
 
Post-course Requirements
Meets the requirement of the co-teach form as outlined by the Instructor Trainer at the appropriate certification
 
Course Content
  • Introducing a course
  • Specialized instructional techniques
  • Organizing courses
  • Specific course content
  • Skills and scenario practice teaching
  • Self-assessment
 Take-Home Materials
  • Emergency Care Instructor Manual
  • Emergency Care media presentation
  • Certification card and optional wall certificate
 Printable version – Advanced Emergency Care Instructor