Youth Leader

Course Information:


Youth Leaders support the Red Cross Youth First Aid training program through the delivery of our Stay Safe! course and Red Cross Babysitting courses. With the required prerequisites, candidates enter into our comprehensive Youth Leader Development Program, designed to prepare them to support dynamic, learner-centered classroom environments.  


Course is completed online with a practicum required upon completion.


Candidates will be required to complete the following steps (all included in the courses):


Step 1 – Skills Evaluation and Pre-Requisite Verification


Step 2 – Fundamentals of Instruction ONLINE Component (Approximately 8-10 hours of self learning)


Step 3 – Teaching Experience IN CLASS Component (Varies by candidate – Max of 3 Attempts)


Step 4 – Certification

Course Length:

Self Directed Learning – Approximately 10 hours

Teaching Experience – Varies

  • A Current Standard First Aid Certification
  • 18 Years of Age


Certification is valid for 3 years

Course Content:

Course Fee is $150 + GST

Course Dates