The First Aid Instructor Course is a one-day program modules:

All First Aid Instructor-Candidates must have a current Heart and Stroke Foundation Standard First Aid card and The Core Training Program


The Instructor-Candidate will be introduced to HSF policies, procedures and administrative requirements for delivering HSF courses, including the specific First Aid module introduces the Instructor-candidate to the educational materials and syllabus.


The Basic Life Support instructor training module introduces the instructor-candidate to the educational materials and course outlines utilized in the delivery of Heart & Stroke BLS provider courses.


Course Description
The ACLS EP Instructor Course teaches Instructor-Candidates how to apply effective communication techniques, manage the classroom environment, and promote knowledge and skill transfer and retention.

ITLS is proud to introduce the ITLS Instructor Course, a Blended-Learning Approach

The BLS Instructor course is comprised of two separate one-day training modules, delivered by a Heart & Stroke Instructor Trainer

The PEARS Instructor course is currently under development. Heart & Stroke anticipates the release in mid 2018.

Designed to teach you how to teach people of all ages essential skills of patient care, including how to protect and support the life of a suddenly ill or injured person until emergency medical services arrive.

To maintain registration with the Heart and Stroke Foundation, a First Aid Instructor Renewal course is required every three years.

The Guideline Update is a course that all active, registered HSF instructors and Instructor-Candidates (BLS, First Aid, ACLS, and PALS) are required to attend when the Guidelines for CPR and Emergency Cardiovascular Care change