First Aid Instructor Trainers teach, evaluate and certify First
Aid Instructor candidates.
Prerequisites to certification: Certification
and experience as a First Aid Instructor and First Aid
Trainer course: Successful completion of the
Lifesaving Society's 16 hr. Trainer course. This checklist identifies the learning outcomes you
must achieve to be successful on the course.
Apprenticeship: Apprentice with an experienced
First Aid Instructor Trainer on a First Aid Instructor course, and
submission of your completed First Aid Instructor Trainer Training
Record with the certification fee to the Society's office.
Required reference material: Trainer
Manual, First Aid Instructor Award Guide,
Canadian First Aid Manual, First Aid Award Guide,
First Aid Instructor Trainer Training Record.
Costs: In addition to the required reference
materials, a certification fee is payable to the Lifesaving Society
and submitted with your Training Record. Organizers will charge a
fee to cover the cost of running the Trainer course.
Recertification: Only current Trainers
may teach and certify First Aid Instructors. Remain current by
recertifying within 24 months of the last certification date.
Recertification is through the Lifesaving Society professional