Basic Life Support CPR Instructor

The BLS Instructor Essentials Course is designed for Individuals who work/and or has a background in the Clinical Setting and wish to instruct the BLS CPR program. This registration is for Tuition Only! The BLS Instructor Candidate Must Purchase their Online BLS Essentials Course and Instructor Materials.


Have a Current BLS Provider Certification.
Be at least 18 years old
Experience working in the Healthcare Environment.
Be prepared to complete and pass the BLS Skills check-off
Be prepared to complete and pass the BLS Instructor Written Exam.

**** Those who do not successfully pass the BLS Skills & Written will not be allowed to continue and must reschedule for the next BLS Instructor Course. Come to class prepared to do this!

If you also plan on teaching Heartsaver level courses ( Community level CPR/AED and or 1st Aid ) you must also acquire the Heartsaver Instructor Manual along with the appropriate Heartsaver Course DVD before teaching those programs. Not Required to attend BLS Instructor Course.


IMPORTANT: Prior to taking this course, candidates must have a current course completion card in BLS.

Following successful completion of the BLS Instructor Essentials Course ( both Online and classroom portions, The candidate also must:

  • Be monitored by a Training Center Faculty member, teaching their first course within 6 months of the Instructor Essentials Course completion date.