Emergency First Response Instructor Course

The Emergency First Response Instructor Course as part of your IDC is a hands on approach to CPR and Basic First Aid. Furthermore you also learn how to recognize and deal with incidents. The course also includes the Care for Children module. The program prepares Instructors to organize, market, promote and teach the Emergency First Response course. Both for Scuba divers as well as non divers. We run the program over a 1 day period during our PADI Instructor training.

Emergency First Response Instructor Course

Emergency First Response Instructor Course

Emergency First Response courses encompass:

  • CPR courses for adults, children and infants
  • First aid for adults, children and infants
  • Automated External Defibrillator (AED) training
  • The Emergency First Response Instructor
  • The Emergency First Response Care for Children Instructor

What will you learn ?

During the Emergency First Response Instructor course, you will build on your skill as an Emergency Responder. Furthermore you will 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), Care for Children, CPR & AED courses. (Most region-specific workplace courses 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.

Emergency First Response Instructor Course

Emergency First Response Instructor Course

The EFR instructor course covers specific goals and performance requirements for the Primary Care, Secondary Care, Care for Children and CPR & AED courses. Along with instruction on how to structure learning and the requirements of performance-based training. On top of that your role as the instructor in the learning environment is clarified. You also learn how to motivate students, evaluate student knowledge and present course content effectively. Furthermore you become proficient in developing students’ hands-on skills practice sessions. In addition you are also taught how to present an effective scenario-based learning experience. Moreover you’ll also receive information helpful in marketing your EFR business.

Materials

You will need the EFR instructor crew pack (if taking the PADI IDC – instructor development course, both crew packs can be purchased together)

Prerequisites

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

Remember the EFR instructor course is mandatory to take if you want to become a PADI instructor. In conclusion, we offer the course in conjunction with the instructor course (IDC).