The Advanced Instructor Course provides additional training for
instructors who wish to teach the advanced awards such
as National Lifeguard, Standard First Aid and Boat Operator
Accredited Training. The course covers: principles of planning;
teaching adults; methods of presentation; how to use audio-visual
aids; running a course including evaluation procedures and
guidelines for apprentices.
Prerequisite: Lifesaving Instructor
Evaluation & certification: Instructor
Trainers evaluate and certify Advanced Instructor candidates.
Candidate recognition: Certification card.
Course length: Approx. 5-6 hr.
classroom time for a stand-alone course. Advanced Instructor
courses are often combined with with an NLS or First Aid or BOAT
Costs: Course organizers charge a fee to
cover the costs of running the course.
Recertification: Advanced Instructor
certification is good for life and need not be recertified.