Build upon your already-successful career with LIT’s newest level of instructor-training and lea-dership first aid program. Working closely with Red Cross as one of their chosen Training Part-ners for first aid in Vancouver, B.C., LIT
is now home to a Red Cross Instructor Development Centre, which provides advanced instructor leadership and training programs to qualify you to teach first aid courses in B.C.
The Leadership Program consists of five steps, including online, classroom and teaching expe-rience components. Upon completion, certification is valid for three years, with recertification options also available through LIT.
Become a leader in your field with LIT First Aid & Lifeguard Training - register or give us a call for more information on our First Aid Leadership program today.
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First Aid Instructor Skills Screen
The First Aid Instructor Skill Screen is the first step in achieving the First Aid Instructor certification. A successful completion is required before moving into other aspects of the FAI courses.
Please Note: This course is ALREADY built into ALL First Aid Instructor FULL Courses and ALL First Aid Instructor TRANSFER Courses.
Register IF: You are taking a FAI Teaching Experience Supervisor Course, or taking your FAI course at another facility.
Cost is $95 for candidates taking their FAI elsewhere. Cost is $35 if also registering for a Teaching Experience Supervisor Course.
First Aid Instructor Transfer
The First Aid Instructor Transfer provides candidates who have existing instructional knowledge with the knowledge and skills to teach core Red Cross First Aid & CPR courses: Emergency and Standard First Aid, CPR/AED, Marine Basic First Aid, Emergency and Standard Child Care First Aid. It includes how to teach and facilitate, individual and group assignments, practice teaching, injury prevention principles, inclusion, and progressive learning.
Course includes a required Skill Screen and access to the online program (to completed before Day 2 of the course), in addition to the 2 day Program Specific Instructor course.
First Aid Instructor Course
This First Aid Instructor course provides candidates with the knowledge and skills to teach core Red Cross First Aid & CPR courses: Emergency and Standard First Aid, CPR/AED, Marine Basic First Aid, Emergency and Standard Child Care First Aid. Includes how to teach and facilitate, individual and group assignments, practice teaching, injury prevention principles, inclusion, and progressive learning.
Course includes a required Skill Screen and access to the online program (to completed before Day 2 of the course), in addition to the 2 day Fundamentals of Instruction course and 2 day Program Specific Instructor course.
First Aid Teaching Experience Supervisor
The Teaching Experience Supervisor course allows RC FA Instructors to share their passion with the next generation of instructors. This course will take candidates through the skills needed to become a positive mentor to help new instructors receive their certification.
Completion of a skills screen must be completed prior to the course and must be done by a current Teaching Experience Supervisor or a First Aid Instructor Trainer. Skills Screen Classes can be viewed on our website under the First Aid Leadership tab.
Youth Leaders support the Red Cross Youth First Aid Program through the delivery of our Stay Safe! and Babysitting courses. With the required prerequisites, candidates enter into our comprehensive Youth Leader Development Program, designed to prepare them to support dynamic, learner-centred classroom environments.
No IN CLASS Component is required for this course.
Youth Leader candidates must complete a teaching experience with a certified Canadian Red Cross Youth Leader; the following exceptions apply: Red Cross (FA or WS) Instructors or Instructor Trainers, Educators (elementary or secondary level) are required to own the current participant materials (detailed below) and complete the ‘Fundamentals of Instruction for Youth Leaders’ online component.
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First Aid Instructor Recert
The First Aid Instructor Recert is an 8-hour re-certification for the Canadian Red Cross First Aid Instructor Development Program. It re-certifies Instructors to organize and deliver the First Aid & CPR courses. The Instructor Development Program trains Instructors to apply an individualized approach to instructing, which focuses on injury prevention, learning styles and a variety of instructional techniques that consider the abilities, ages and needs of each candidate.
This course is a mandatory requirement every 3 years for all Canadian Red Cross First Aid & CPR Instructors in order to maintain their instructor status.