The AHA requires Instructors to be aligned with an AHA Training Center for training, records maintenance, program oversight, support, and student card certification source.
Pre-requisite: Instructor candidate must hold a current BLS Provider certification card and demonstrate the ability to teach the programs offered by the AHA.
Process to become an AHA Instructor:
Becoming an American Heart Association instructor is easy after consulting with an American Heart Association Training Center to find out whether the Training Center (TC) is accepting new instructors and the TCF's (Training Center Faculty) preferred course delivery.
The steps are simple – get started today!
Once you become an Instructor, you will have access to the most current emergency cardiovascular care science, course updates, training resources and tools through the online AHA Instructor Network. You will also be able to post class dates and times to reach more students through our public website.
*Go Life Savers, LLC is a private for-profit organization that offers the curriculums of the American Heart Association. Go Life Savers, LLC only accepts high-quality instructors willing to abide by the guidelines of the AHA and the standards of our Training Center. We reserve the right to deny instructor certification to anyone who does not meet our quality standards. Our goal is to support instructor candidates through training to offer quality workplace and community programs that save lives.
You can request a Go Life Savers certification class based on your preferences. Just fill out the form and we will contact you regarding your request within 24 hours.