CPR Instructor Training

BLS & HEARTSAVER CPR INSTRUCTOR COURSES

According to the AHA, to receive an American Heart Instructor card, each instructor candidate must:
1. Be accepted by an AHA Training Center prior to enrolling in an Instructor Course and have a completed Instructor Candidate Application to file with that Training Center.
2. Have current AHA provider card in either Heartsaver or BLS CPR and be proficient in all the skills of those disciplines.
3. Successfully complete the discipline-specific Instructor Essentials Online course and print the certificate of completion (Each student must register on the AHA website and complete the Instructor Essentials Online Class for either the BLS Instructor Essentials or Heartsaver Instructor Essentials).
4. Successfully complete the discipline-specific classroom Instructor Course on-site at Paramount Training Services.
5. Successfully complete being monitored teaching the first course within six months of completing the
discipline-specific classroom Instructor Course (Paramount Training Services can require additional monitoring if needed).

For the BLS Instructor Course*:

For the Heartsaver Instructor Course*: