This course will prepare individuals to teach Basic Life Support using American Heart Association Guidelines. When you follow this course, you can teach students BLS and/or Heartsaver courses including First Aid. Do you want to teach Heartsaver courses only, please call 509-638-8828 to register so that we can get you the correct AHA Instructor Essentials Online Course.
The Pre-requisites for BLS Instructors are (BLS Instructors can teach both BLS and Heartsaver Courses):
  • You must hold a current AHA BLS Provider card.
  • By successfully completing the AHA BLS Essentials Online course. (This is a required material during the registration of this course).
  • Obtain a copy of the current 2015 BLS Instructor Manual. (This can be added to your shopping cart during the registration of this course). If  teaching both Heartsaver and BLS, you  need both instructor manuals.
The Pre-requisites for Heartsaver Only Instructors are (Heartsaver Instructors cannot teach BLS):
  • You must hold a current AHA Heartsaver First Aid, CPR and AED Provider card.
  • The student must successfully complete the AHA Heartsaver Essentials Online course. (You must call our office to register so we can make this change in your cart).
  • Obtain a copy of the current 2015 Heartsaver Instructor Manual (this can be added to your shopping cart during the registration of this course).
 
The Instructor Certification is valid for 2 years. There is an additional Training Center Alignment Fee of $40 and an instructor card fee of $10. Your Fee is paid in advance of monitoring you teaching your first class. All of your instructor paperwork is complete and submitted to the ctc.inhs.org website.