First Aid Instructor/Trainer training (Qualification based)
The First Aid and AED Instructor Course is a must for anyone looking to teach the full range of First Aid Courses.
If you are wanting to teach first aid training and qualifications, Comply UK First Aid Instructors Course is what you are looking for. This course will give you the required prerequisites to be able to go and register to teach first aid with any awarding body. The course will also give those without an approved training and assessing qualification a valid qualification, the Level 3 Award in Education and Training.
As well as all this our First Aid Instructors Course aims to give you the confidence to deliver fun and interactive sessions, so that learners take in what you are teaching them and become safe, prompt, effective and confident first aiders.
What do I Get from the Course?
This five-day course uses the Level 3 Award in Education and Training syllabus as the starting point, but using First Aid as the method of delivery. This means that the course will update and refresh any prior knowledge you have on teaching and assessing and for those that require it you will undertake the assessments to gain this qualification as all first aid and AED trainers must hold valid training AND assessing qualifications.
Throughout the five days you will be required to devise and deliver micro teach sessions in various areas of first aid. These will all be monitored by our assessors and feedback from these sessions will be given to you as part of your portfolio.
The course will also refresh your first aid at work qualifications, at the end of the course you will have covered the Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work. On top of this we will cover the missing topic areas to enable you to teach Paediatric First Aid and AED.
What will be covered on the First Aid and AED Instructors Course?
Using first aid and AED as the mode of delivery, the following topic areas will be covered.
Foundations of Education and Training
Identifying Learners Needs
Designing Inclusive Learning
How will I be assessed during the First Aid and AED Instructors Course?
The course is continually assessed for your first aid knowledge. You will undergo the First Aid at Work Assessments and be shown how to carry these out when you deliver the course.
As well as this if you are sitting the Level 3 Award in Education and Training you will produce .of a portfolio of evidence including specific assignments, delivery of a micro teach session, lasting between 20 and 30 minutes
What is the length of the First Aid and AED Instructors Course?
The duration of the First Aid and AED instructors Course is 5 days. The course would be run 09:00 – 17:00. There will be homework set on each evening.