first aid at work instructor training
learn to be a first aid at work instructor, includes aed and paediatric

First Aid Instructor Training, learn to teach first aid with ITG

If you would like to deliver first aid at work courses and already hold a recognised teaching qualification, this first aid at work instructor training course is designed for you.

The course will help you to increase your first aid knowledge and confidence by focusing on first aid as a subject, your friendly and professional tutors will teach you how to deliver and demonstrate first aid subjects in an effective and engaging way, that will ensure that the students you teach, will leave your courses ready to deal with any emergency that may arise. If you would like to speak to one of our friendly advisors, call us now on 01206 805380

Course Information

Course Duration: 4 Days Classroom with online video based e-learning

Course Location: Colchester, Essex

Course Price: £495 + VAT

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  • TQUK Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work (RQF)
  • ITG First Aid at Work Instructor
  • ITG Paediatric First Aid Instructor
  • ITG AED Instructor
  • Eight months access to online instructor preparation course
  • Comprehensive ITG Instructor Manual


  • Level 3 Award in Education and Training or higher teaching qualification
  • Delegates must be aged 18 or over


Endorsed Qualification

The ITG First Aid at Work Instructor course is endorsed by Training Qualifications UK an Ofqual Regulated Awarding Organisation and upon successful completion you will receive an endorsed certificate.

More about your instructor course

The course is delivered over 5 days, the first day is completed online, at a time convenient for you. This covers the theory for the Level 3 Award in First aid at Work and provides six hours of video based training, where many of the skills are demonstrated, you complete quizzes on the subjects that you have covered. This can be completed in one sitting or if you prefer you stop and start the training to fit in with your other commitments. You can review the course content and videos as many times as you like and will have access to the course for up to eight months, even after you have passed the course.

Please be aware that the online modules for the course must be completed before you attend the classroom session.

When you arrive at the classroom you will be able to practice the skills you have learned online, the tutor will complete the rest of the modules for the first aid at work course and will teach you how to demonstrate the skills that you will be teaching your students. Towards the end of the training, you will prepare a session plan and deliver a presentation based on a first aid subject and partake in other assessing and teaching sessions.

To ensure that you can deliver a range of courses, you will also gain Paediatric First Aid Instructor and AED Instructor, AED use is now part of the Emergency First Aid at Work and First Aid at Work curriculum and is now becoming more popular as a stand-alone course due to the higher number of AEDs that are now used in a number of businesses. The Paediatric and AED modules are covered in your online training and will also be part of your classroom training.

ITG have taught thousands of individuals to teach first aid over the past 11 years. Our training system has been created to make sure that you have the skills and qualifications you need to provide first aid training to your customers, employees or co-workers. If you choose us, you are choosing to train with a professional organisation and professional trainers who have years of experience in delivering first aid trainer qualifications.

Becoming a first aid instructor is just the start. It is important that you keep up to date with regulations, CPD and updates. If you would like to work with an organisation that provide you with all of the training materials, forms, updates and regulations we highly recommend that you consider registering with ProTrainings. There are a number of choices for you to register to deliver first aid courses, none will offer you the comprehensive support and materials that you get when you are a ProTrainings instructor.

Starting your own business or freelance

If you are considering starting your own first aid business, ProTrainings have a website where you can list your courses free of charge. Customers can contact you through the site and book online, all payments are made directly to you and there are no fees. You can also register for day-rate work for other ProTrainings instructors, with ProTrainings you get so much more than certificates.

Delivering Courses in-house

If you are an employer and would like your training to be in-house, ProTrainings offer full support and an online training portal, this will keep a record of all employee training that is completed through ProTrainings, you can check progress and all of your employees can choose to receive weekly video updates, to keep skills fresh and a reminder when their training needs to be renewed.

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Would you like ongoing, support, materials and to advertise your courses for free?

When you deliver first aid, you must be sure that the training you provide meets all of the requirements under the HSE and Skills for Health Council, it is now the responsibility of the employer to meet the due diligence requirements when selecting a first aid training provider. In many cases they look for a qualification that is monitored by either an Awarding Organisation or Trade Organisation.

If you register with ProTrainings, they provide the Internal Quality Assurance and unlike all others they also provide you with all of the training materials you need to deliver a wide range of courses.

If you are starting a first aid business, you can list your courses on the ProTrainings websites and there is the day rate option, where you can earn an income from delivering course on behalf of ProTrainings or for other ProTrainings centres.

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training equipment for first aid instructors

Find out more about the first aid equipment you will need to teach.

We can also help you to choose the equipment you will need to deliver your training, during your course you will be using a range of manikins and other first aid supplies, this will help you to select the brand and make of manikin you would like to use to deliver your own courses.

We now offer a range of instructor kits for you to choose from, set yourself up with all of the equipment you need to deliver first aid courses, there are kits to suit every budget and finance options are available, if you would like to spread the cost.

ITG Supplies are an approved reseller for all of the main brands of manikins available, including Laerdal, Practiman, Simulaids, Prestan and Brayden. AED Trainers and Live units available include, HeartSine, Zoll, HeartStart, Cardiac Science, Lifepak and Ipad AED. Many accessories and consumables are available in the kits or as individual purchases.

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