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First Aid IT

First Aid Instructor Trainers teach, evaluate and certify Standard First Aid Instructor candidates. First Aid ITs are experienced and knowledgeable Standard First Aid Instructors and Standard First Aid Examiners.

Prerequisites: Certification and experience as a Standard First Aid Instructor and Standard First Aid Examiner.

First Aid IT candidates should have significant experience teaching and examining the Society's Workplace Standard First Aid award before applying for First Aid IT status.

IT clinic: Attend a generic Instructor Trainer clinic of approximately 10-14 hr. classroom and water instruction.

Apprentice: Apprentice with an experienced First Aid Instructor Trainer on at least 1 Standard First Aid Instructor course. After completion of apprenticeship, submit your completed First Aid IT Training Record with the appointment fee to the Society's office.

Required reference material: Instructor Notes, Notes for Instructor Trainers, Canadian First Aid Manual, First Aid Award Guide, First Aid IT Training Record.

Costs: In addition to the required reference materials, an appointment fee is payable to the Lifesaving Society and submitted with your Training Record. Organizers will charge a fee to cover the cost of running the Instructor Trainer clinic.

Recertification: Instructor Trainers remain current by recertifying within 24 months of the last certification date. Recertification is through the Lifesaving Society professional development credit system.