First Aid Instructor Transfer

Course Length: 16 hours
Pre-course Requirements:
Please see below. Also signed and completed skills checklist and successfully complete the self-study package.

Rocky Point Outdoor Education

Course Description: Our first aid instructor transfer 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.


First Aid with CPR Level HCP; complete skills checklist prior to course with a First Aid Instructor; min. 18 years old

The following individuals are eligible for a transfer course: a) current First Aid or CPR Instructors with another recognized organization; b) current Red Cross Swimming & Water Safety Instructors with Standard First Aid and CPR Level HCP; c) former Red Cross First Aid Instructors(certification expired between 2 and 7 years); d) teachers with an Education degree and current Standard First Aid and CPR Level HCP.

Completion Requirements

100% attendance, skills demonstration, complete practice teaching, and 80% min. passing grade on written exam

Post-course Requirements

Meets the requirement of the co-teach form as outlined by the Instructor Trainer


3-year certification as Red Cross First Aid Instructor

Course Content

PART 1 – Information for the First Aid Instructor

  • How people learn
  • Instructional techniques
  • Organizing courses

PART 2 – Specific Course Content

  • First Aid, CPR, AED, Child Care, Marine Basic, and knowledge evaluation

Course Materials

First Aid & CPR Instructor Manual
First Aid media presentation
First Aid & CPR Manual, and CPR/AED Manual

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