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HEALTH & SAFETY INSTRUCTOR COURSES

 PURPOSE

Train candidates as instructors for the following courses:

  • Adult CPR
  • Infant and Child CPR
  • Community CPR
  • Basic First Aid
  • Community First Aid and Safety
  • CPR for the Professional Rescuer
  • Babysitting
  • 'Til Help Arrives.


 PREREQUISITES

  • Minimum age of 17 by the end of course.
  • Must possess Participant Level Certification in course relevant to instructor program.
  • Attend all scheduled sessions.
  • Possess an Instructor Candidate Training (ICT) -or- Fundamentals of Instructor Training (FIT) certificate issued in the last 12 months or a current Health and Safety Services instructor authorization.


 LEARNING OBJECTIVES

  • Use program materials effectively.
  • Plan and conduct effective courses.
  • Evaluate progress of participants for certification.
  • Prepare and submit accurate records and reports.


 REGISTRATION INFORMATION

  • Must make payment and pick up course materials at least 72 hours prior to the start of the first session.
  • Self study materials must be completed prior to start of first session.
  • Successfully complete precourse session, consisting of first aid and CPR skills and knowledge evaluation for the particular instructor program.


 PRE-COURSE SESSION

  • Requirement 1: Enrollees will be required to pass the participant level exam, with 80% or higher, in order to continue with instructor program.
  • Requirement 2: Enrollees will be required to successfully demonstrate all relevant participant level practical skills in order to continue with instructor program.
  • Failure to successfully complete either of the precourse requirements will equate to a grade of "Fail" for the instructor program.


 REFUND POLICY

No Refunds will be issued for a failing grade, either in the precourse session or final grade.


 COURSE FEES

$135.00 CPR/First Aid/AED Instructor Program
Fee reimbursement plans available, call for information.

$135.00 CPR for the Professional Rescuer Instructor Program
Fee reimbursement plans available, call for information.

$35.00 Babysitting Instructor Program


 CANCELLATION POLICY

The American Red Cross of Rhode Island cannot refund payments for any classes  unless we cancel the class. If you cannot make a class, you will be issued a credit for another class. This credit must be used within 90 days.

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