Wilderness & Remote First Aid Instructor

Duration: 8 hours

Designed for Wilderness & Remote First Aid Instructor candidates with a focus on instructional techniques required to deliver the Canadian Red Cross’ Wilderness & Remote First Aid course; 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 (Wilderness & Remote 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 Wilderness & Remote First Aid Instructor Trainer or Emergency Care Instructor Trainer
 
Completion
100% attendance, skills demonstration, and 80% min. passing grade on written exam
 
Certification
3-year certification as Wilderness & Remote First Aid 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
> Preparing to respond
> Introducing a course
> Specialized instructional techniques
> Organizing courses
> Specific course content
> Skills and scenario practice teaching
> Self-assessment
 
Take-Home Materials
Wilderness & Remote First Aid Instructor Supplement
Wilderness & Remote First Aid media presentation
Certification card and optional wall certificate
 
Printable version – Wilderness & Remote First Aid Instructor