This course allows anyone, from all walks of life to become an Emergency First Responder Instructor (ERFI). If you wish to make a difference when it matters and step forward in an emergency, this is the course for you.
Who should take this course?
If you are looking to become a PADI Professional and wish to complete an Instructor Development Course (IDC), the EFRI course is mandatory prior to, or during the IDC.
PADI Divemasters, who have completed the basic EFR course may also enroll in the EFRI course as well.
The EFRI course is not only available for scuba divers, PADI members or Instructors, it is also open to the general public, providing you have a basic certification, or completed a sanctioned course in CPR and basic first aid within the last 24 months.
What will you learn?
The course will remediate and practice the necessary skills, that you require to confidently teach an Emergency First Response Course to a lay person. It will cover both primary and secondary care of patients, including the use of an Automated External Defibrillator (AED).
What learning materials do I require?
EFRI Crew Pack
Participant must be 18 years of age, or older
Completed a sanctioned course in adult CPR and First Aid within the last 24 months
Practical medical professionals do not need to have a provider level course within the last 24 months
Instructors from another organization with current CPR and First Aid credentials may take the EFRI Instructor crossover program