EFR Instructor

Background

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. The Instructor course provides you with the additional training necessary to teach the Emergency First Response Primary Care (CPR), Secondary Care (First Aid) and Care for Children courses (including 12 hour course for Early Years). Region-specific courses including HSE First Aid at Work programs require additional training.

Through a multi-media approach of independent study, classroom sessions and practical teaching assignments you learn to conduct Emergency First Response courses assignments, you learn to conductEmergency First Response courses.

The instructor course covers specific goals and performance requirements for the Primary Care, Secondary Care and Care for Children courses, along with instruction on how to structure learning, the requirements of performance-based training, and your role as the instructor in the learning environment. You also learn how to motivate students, evaluate student knowledge, present course content effectively, become proficient in developing students’ hands-on skills practice sessions, and are taught how to present an effective scenariobased learning experience.

You will receive practical hands on tips to make your courses more enjoyable, more successful and ultimately prepare you to answer the unexpected questions posed by students!

Prerequisites for Course

To enter the Emergency First Response Instructor course, you must be 18 years old and have completed adult child and infant CPR and first aid training in the past 24 months or a be a practicing medical adult, child and infant CPR and first aid training in the past 24 months or a be a practicing medical professional such as a physician, Emergency Medical Technician, Paramedic or Registered Nurse.

If you do not have the required levels of training then we can arrange them for you at First Aid Basics

Course Schedule

The EFR instructor program is 2 days and is classroom based. At First Aid Basics we run the program either over 2 consecutive days or 5 evenings (can be spread out to suit). If you have particular requirements we can schedule a course to suit.

Course Prices

(Includes Instructor Manual, Does not include Participant Manuals / DVDs or EFR Registration Fee)
Please contact us for pricing