If you would like to teach first aid and don't hold a relevant teaching qualification or first aid aid at work certificate then this course is the best course option for you. This is also ideal if you hold an exemption or first aid at work certificate but would like to gain more in-depth first aid knowledge and learn more about teaching and demonstrating first aid.
If you choose this option you will complete the level 3 award in education and training online through our virtual learning environment, where you will receive guidance and feedback from your designated online tutor. There are 48 guided learning hours for the Award in Education and Training.
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You will receive a First Aid at Work Instructor certificate that is endorsed by Training Qualifications UK an Ofqual approved Awarding Organisation. Before you book, have a look and see what previous customers think of our training by clicking here.
Where it is possible we offer virtual, online and distance courses. Some courses do require face to face training and we offer blended training options to help reduce the time you need to spend in the classroom helping to reduce time away from home or work.
Please call us on 01206 805380 to talk to us about becoming a first aid instructor, if you prefer to ask questions online we also have our Chat and online course enquiry form
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Please note that to book the Blended Course you book the First aid at Work Instructor Module and tick the option to add the Award in Education and Training Online
The ITG First Aid Instructor courses are endorsed by Training Qualifications UK an Ofqual Regulated Awarding Organisation and upon successful completion you will receive endorsed certificates.
- TQUK Level 3 Award in Education and Training (RQF)
- TQUK Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work (RQF)
- Endorsed -ITG First Aid at Work Instructor
- Endorsed -ITG Paediatric First Aid Instructor
- Endorsed -ITG AED Instructor
- Eight months access to online instructor preparation course
- Comprehensive ITG Instructor Manual
- Basic Maths, English and IT Skills
- Delegates must be aged 18 or over
You will also complete 6 hours of theory relating to the first aid at work qualification, this is video based training which covers most of the theory and demonstrates many of the first aid techniques.
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.
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.
We hold an open course at our training centre in Colchester, Essex, every month and also provide on-site training for groups of 6-12 people. If you are a business who would like to take the training in-house, please call us for a group quote. For more information about where we hold the first aid instructor or trainer course please click here
ITG have taught thousands of individuals to teach first aid over the past 12 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.
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.
If you are an employer and want to train an employee to deliver first aid training, 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.
To stay within the regulations, you will need to make sure that you always hold a current, valid first aid at work certificate unless you have an exemption, if you are a UK registered Nurse, Paramedic or Doctor you can only continue to teach while you have a current registration. If you retire or no longer keep up your registration, you will need to hold a current, valid first aid at work certificate. If you want to find out more about delivering first aid courses that meet all of the regulations please click here
When you have finished your training there is equipment you will need to start delivering your courses, everyone who registers with ProTrainings will be offered a discount on Practi-Man CPR Manikins. Start up kits are also available to see the kits that are available please click here to see the first aid in structor kits available.