The Course

The Apply First Aid Instructor (Level 1)is equivalent to the EFR Instructor and includes First Aid and CPR training.

The skills taught in this course allow divers to apply for the SSI Stress & Rescue Diver course or equivalent.

The Apply First Aid Instructor course can be done in one long day, if all home study is done prior to join the course


  • Respond Right First Aid InstructorBe at least 18 years old.
  • Have an own set of Manikin, Oxygen delivery system and AED, or be at least able to rent it for the duration of the First Aid course;
  • Have a background as Lecturer, Emergency Management Personnel, Nurse, or Physician.
  • Have current First Aid, CPR and AED certifications from Respond Right Asia or equivalent.
  • Comply with all renewal procedures every two (2) years.
  • Maintain professional liability insurance (where applicable).
  • Be affiliated to and work through an active Respond Right Asia Training Centre or Respond Right Asia Training Resort

Certification and Active Status Requirements

  • Provide and maintain certification in the emergency administration of oxygen. This shall include knowledge of the medical principles involved and practical use of an emergency oxygen unit.
  • Deliver at least 1 academic lesson on a given topic with at least one 15 minute lesson being a pass at IE level (score of 46 points). At least 1 lesson evaluation form must be on file, including the passing lesson.
  • Pass a final exam with a pass mark of 80% for Instructor rating
  • Pass and have on file, the facilitation of an academic session or workshop from CPR
  • Pass a Professionalism Evaluation
  • Maintain Professional Liability Insurance (where applicable).


The Course includes all the elements required for completion: your own copy of the Respond Right Instructor Manual, high quality instruction from a highly qualified experienced Instructor Trainer, tea, coffee, water, light refreshments and free access to wifi internet connection.

  • ₱ 25,000.00
  • 1 very long day or better 1 and half days
  • 2 theory lessons
  • 18 years old
  • This course can be started any day
  • Respond Right Instructor Level 2