Step 1: Prerequisites
18 years old
Proof of current CRC Instructor level certification (discipline specific), or anyone 18
years and older (or 16-17 years old with on-site adult support) who holds a Youth
A completed skills evaluation form is required for all candidates, except Youth Leaders
Youth Leaders must hold current SFA CPR C certification and do not require a skills
• Candidates have 60 days once their skills evaluation is complete to begin the classroom component of Step 2.
- Online Approximately 2-4 hours
- Blended Approximately 2-4 hours online, and 7 hours in-class
- Successfully complete the Fundamentals of Instruction – Teaching Experience Supervisor online component.
Successfully complete the Fundamentals of Instruction – Teaching Experience Supervisor online component.
Candidates have 30 days after completing the Fundamentals of Instruction – Online to start the classroom component.
Adhere to the Canadian Red Cross Standards of Behaviour and the Group Charter.
Attend and participate in 100% of the course—this includes active, directed
contributions at all scheduled sessions.
Step 3: Certification
Valid as long as a CRC Instructor certification is current.
Candidates are not required to purchase materials from original certification course
unless the program has been revised.