Breath for Life Inc

“First Aid & CPR Training in Edmonton and Area”


Youth Leader (Babysitting) Instructor

Red Cross Youth Leader (Babysitting) Instructor Course

The Red Cross, Youth Leader Instructor Course prepares the candidate to teach Stay Safe and Babysitting courses: please review the topics for this course. To be successful, you must complete the following criteria:

  1. Confirm Pre-requisites: The candidate must confirm that they are 18 years of age and are certified in Standard First Aid/Level C CPR.
  2. Fundamentals of Instruction: This step involves the completion of an online module. This self-study module is self-paced and will take about 5-7 hours to complete. Once assigned you have up to 10 days to complete.
  3. Teaching Experience: After completing Step 2, you may proceed to the Teaching Experience. You may be exempt from doing this step if: you are a Current Red Cross (First Aid or Water Safety) Instructor, or an Educator (Elementary or Secondary Level – Bachelor of Education Degree). Please note: Breath for Life will not be offering this step during covid. If required you have up to a year to complete.

Certification: Following the successful completion of the Teaching Experience Course you will receive your certificate which is valid for three years.

Coronavirus Position Statement

Instructor Course Details Include

  • Duration: 5-7 Hours (online) + Teaching Experience 7 Hours (1 day) if applicable
  • Cost: $ 175.00 + GST (includes Teaching Experience – not offered during covid); $125 + GST (without Teaching Experience)
  • Please note that the above cost of $175+ gst includes the initial Teaching Experience.                                                                                                                                                                                                If additional Teaching Experiences are required an applicable $50+gst fee will apply up to a maximum of 3 total attempts.
  • Please Register/Pay here

Breath for Life Does not Cancel scheduled courses and Parking is Free at each of its four locations. For information you may visit the office at 4443 – 99 Street or email

Accepted Payment Methods

Payment option cash