Canadian Red Cross Instructor - First Aid, CPR, and/or EMR Programs

Columbia Medical Training - Lower Mainland, BC (il y a 30+ jours)

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Job Summary

Reporting to the Manager (Training), our Canadian Red Cross Instructors are responsible for delivering First Aid, CPR, First Responder and/or Emergency Medical Responder courses for Columbia Medical Training and Heartsafe EMS, both of which are approved Canadian Red Cross Training Partners.

Key Responsibilities and Duties

  • Utilizing a variety of instructional methods to deliver content in a manner consistent with Canadian Red Cross Program Standards
  • Providing students with targeted feedback on their performance in simulations
  • Grading written assignments
  • Conducting practical examinations

Skills and Qualifications

  • Must hold a current Canadian Red Cross Instructor certificate for either the First Aid & CPR discipline and/or the Emergency Medical Responder Instructor discipline
  • Excellent organizational skills, detail oriented
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills, including the ability to provide clear and effective constructive feedback to students
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently with minimal supervision
  • Demonstrated interpersonal skills
  • Ability to exercise discretion in preparing confidential student information
  • Instructor certification from related programs (Heart & Stroke, St. Johns Ambulance, Worksafe OFA, etc.) is an asset

Working Relationships

  • Administrative Assistants (Langley & Victoria)
  • Manager, Training

Compensation and Benefits

This is a casual, contractor (non-employee) position. We offer a flat daily rate based on the current Red Cross instructor certification you hold and are qualified to instruct. You will carry the same daily rate no matter what level you are actually instructing that day (ie. EMR qualified instructors make their EMR rate, even when instructing Standard First Aid):

  • First Aid & CPR Instructor – $225.00/day
  • First Responder Instructor – $250/day
  • Emergency Medical Responder Instructor – $275.00/day

We also cover any expenses incurred, including additional travel time if working off site. Travel time, partial days or special projects requiring an hourly rate will be compensated at:

  • First Aid & CPR Instructor – $28.13/hr
  • First Responder Instructor – $31.25/hr
  • Emergency Medical Responder Instructor – $34.38/hr

Working schedules will vary each month based on our needs and your submitted availability. We currently have a need for instructors who want to work only a few days a month, as well as those looking for hours closer to full-time work.

About Us

Heartsafe EMS and Columbia Medical Training are sister companies with office locations in Victoria and Langley, BC. We are able to deliver courses across BC thanks to our unique business model which leverages our position as one of the largest private providers of first aid, CPR and pre-hospital care training in the province to provide student-centered training at competitive rates.


  • Flexible working hours
  • On-site parking
  • Education reimbursement

Job Types: Contract, Casual

Salary: $225.00 to $275.00 /day


  • Canadian Red Cross Instructor (Required)