The Red Cross Youth Leader Instructor is designed for anyone interested in becoming an Instructor for the Red Cross Babysitting and Stay Safe Programs.
Step 1: Prerequisites
Minimum age of 18 y/o (or 16-17 y/o with adult support)
• Completion of the online component (Fundamentals of Instruction for Youth Leaders)
Step 3: Teaching Experience
Completion of a Teaching Experience (unless meet exceptions listed below)
Successfully complete the classroom Teaching Experience within one year of
completing Step 2 Fundamentals of Instruction
Adhere to the Canadian Red Cross Standards of Behaviour
Youth Leader candidates must complete a teaching experience with a Teaching
Experience Supervisor; the following exceptions apply:
Step 4: Certification
Valid for three years
Youth Leaders are required to maintain current Standard First Aid with CPR C
Candidates are not required to purchase materials from original certification course
unless the program has been revised.