American Heart Association BLS Instructor Course
Course Length: 8 hours (plus 8 hours teaching in classroom)
Certification: American Heart Association
Prerequisites for Instructor Candidates
Be at least 16 years of age
Have a current American Heart Association BLS Provider course completion card
Align with Safety Training Seminars on the AHA Instructor Network
After your training, you must co-teach a BLS/CPR & First-aid course at one of our locations.
Purchase the BLS Instructor Manual and the BLS Instructor Essentials Online Course
Instructor candidates must purchase and bring to class: BLS Instructor Manual & completed BLS Instructor Essentials.
BLS Instructor Manual
Online BLS Instructor Essentials Course
There are no refunds after your purchase. However, you can cancel & reschedule your course here: Reschedule now.
What happens after I become an instructor
- You can apply to work as an instructor with Safety Training Seminars in the SF Bay Area. Taking the BLS Instructor Course with Safety Training Seminars does not guarantee employment.
- You can transfer your alignment to another training center of your choosing. The American Heart Association can help you with this process and can be reached at 800-242-8721.
Click on a city below to register. Once a class fills up, it disappears from the calendar. We cannot register students over the phone, but you can call us if you have any questions.