a) Certification in First Aid Response or evidence of PHECC practitioner registration.
b) Valid CFR instructor certification and this must be maintained 2. Duration: The First Aid Response Instructor (Responder Instructor) Standard is set out in full in the Teaching Faculty Framework. The Responder Instructor Standard includes tuition in instructional methods and a period of supervised teaching practice. The instructional methods component is no less than 2 days/12 hours. The period of supervised teaching practice is not specified and may be extended until the specific learning outcomes are achieved. The typical pathway is to assist on the first course, part teach the second and deliver a third independently while being monitored.
Ratio: The ratio of instructor trainers to student instructors is 1:6 for practical skill sessions.
Assessment: Evaluation of First Aid Response instructor skills will be undertaken by an instructor trainer using standard evaluation forms. Assessment must take place as the student instructor progresses through the period of supervised teaching practice.
Remediation will be in-line with EMTS Training Solutions own assessment policy and procedures.
Certification: Persons who successfully complete the 2-day First Aid Response Instructor courseplus the additional supervised teaching practice and evaluation will be certified as a First Aid Response instructor. Award of joint PHECC/recognised institution First Aid Response Instructor cards/certificates by the recognised institution is mandatory.