Learn how to teach an EFR Course
During the Emergency First Response Instructor course, you will build on your skill as an Emergency Responder and focus on developing your instructional abilities to teach these skills to others.
Through a multi-media approach of independent study, classroom sessions and practical teaching assignments, you learn to conduct Emergency First Response courses.
- Have completed an EFR Primary and Secondary Care course (or qualifying training) within the past 24 months.
- be at least 18 years old
The instructor course covers
- Specific goals and performance requirements for the Primary Care, Secondary Care and Care for Children courses
- Instruction on how to structure learning, the requirements of performance-based training, and your role as the instructor in the learning environment.
- How to motivate students
- Evaluate student knowledge
- Present course content effectively
- Become proficient in developing students’ hands-on skills practice sessions
- How to present an effective scenario-based learning experience.
The Instructor course provides you with the additional training necessary to teach:
- Emergency First Response Primary Care (CPR)
- Secondary Care (First Aid)
- Care for Children courses
You are required to have the following materials:
- Student manuals for Primary Secondary Care, Care for Children, and CPR/AED
- Instructor guides for Primary Secondary Care, Care for Children, and CPR/AED
- Student exams for Primary Secondary Care and Care for Children