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Red Cross Professional Responder Instructor Course

$549.99$799.99

Price is per person

All Red Cross Instructor Courses are offered in partnership with Medical First Response, a Red Cross Instructor Development Centre.

This course provides candidates with the knowledge and skills to teach Red Cross Professional Responder courses: First Responder (FR), Emergency Medical Responder (EMR), Marine Advanced First Aid (MAFA) & Advanced First Aid (AFA)

Fast Facts:

  • Cost: $799.99/person
  • Length: 37 hours + 9 hours online
  • Minimum: 4 participants
  • Prerequisites: Min. 18 years old; Complete Skills Evaluation
    You must hold the certificate of the highest level you wish to teach
    A) First Responder/Marine Advanced First Aid + CPR Level HCP (40 hrs)
    B) Emergency Medical Responder/Advanced First Aid + CPR Level HCP (80 hrs)

Professional Responder Instructor Course @ Right Reaction – December 2019

Red Cross Fundamentals of Instruction

  • (Your Own Time) – MUST complete 8 hr online component
    *Those who do not complete ONLINE component are not permitted to continue course*
  • (9a-6p) – Classroom (Fundamentals of Instruction)Current Red Cross First Aid Instructors can proceed right to Discipline Specific Componet

    Discipline Specific – Professional Responder
  • (9a-6p) – Classroom (Skills Day)
  • (9a–6p) – Classroom (Discipline-Specific)

Description

Price is per person.

All Red Cross Instructor Courses are offered in partnership with Medical First Response, a Red Cross Instructor Development Centre.

This course provides candidates with the knowledge and skills to teach Red Cross Professional Responder courses: First Responder (FR), Emergency Medical Responder (EMR), Marine Advanced First Aid (MAFA) & Advanced First Aid (AFA).

Includes how to teach and facilitate, individual and group assignments, practice teaching, injury prevention principles, inclusion, and progressive learning.

  • Professional Responder Instructor Course @ Right Reaction – December 2019Red Cross Fundamentals of Instruction
  • (Your Own Time) – MUST complete 8 hr online component
    *Those who do not complete ONLINE component are not permitted to continue course*
  • (9a-6p) – Classroom (Fundamentals of Instruction)Current Red Cross First Aid Instructors can proceed right to Discipline Specific Componet

    Discipline Specific – Professional Responder
  • (9a-6p) – Classroom (Skills Day)
  • (9a–6p) – Classroom (Discipline-Specific)

After Course Completion:

  • Online + Course Planning + Co-Teach

Online: (45 min)
Prep: Course/Lesson planning and course preparation time (hrs may vary)
Co-Teach: FR/MAFA (40 hrs)or EMR/AFA co-teach (80 hrs)
*complete with a certified Teaching Experience Supervisor

Red Cross First Aid Instructor Development Pathway

1. Evaluate Skills & Check Prerequisites CLASSROOM (7 hrs)

  • 18 years old
  • Valid Professional Responder certification (FR/EMR/AFA/MAFA)
  • Successfully complete skills evaluation

2A. Fundamentals of Instruction ONLINE (8 hrs*)

  • Complete online requirements on participant’s own time

2B. Fundamentals of Instruction CLASSROOM (15 hrs)

  • Complete classroom component on the application of fundamentals

3. Discipline-Specific Component CLASSROOM (15 hrs)

  • Complete discipline-specific (ex. First Aid, Wilderness, EMR) component focusing on the specific skills of that program.

4A. Teaching Experience ONLINE (45 min*)

  • Complete the teaching experience online module

4B. Teaching Experience CLASSROOM (40-80 hrs for Professional Responder)

  • With the support and supervision of a teaching experience supervisor, complete a co-teach of a full course of the discipline-specific program (ex. First Aid, Wilderness, EMR)

*completed on participants’ own time

Course Details:

  • 37-40 hours CLASSROOM component
  • 8-10 hours ONLINE component
  • 40-80 hours CO-TEACH component
  • Additional preparation & planning work on own time
  • 3-year certification as Professional Responder Instructor
  • Conducted by a certified Red Cross First Aid Instructor Trainer

Completion Requirements:

  • 100% attendance
  • Skills demonstration
  • Complete Practice Teaching Assignments
  • 80% min. passing grade on written exam

Post-course Requirements

  • Online Component
  • A 40-hour FR/MAFA OR 80-hour EMR/AFA Course co-teach is required to complete instructor certification – co-teach at the highest level you wish to teach
  • Meet the requirements of the co-teach form as outlined by the Instructor Trainer

Take-Home Materials:

  • First Aid Instructor Manual
  • First Aid Media Presentation
  • First Aid & CPR Manual
  • CPR/AED Manual
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