BLS Instructor Course

We are accepting new BLS Instructors!

Basic Life Support training reinforces healthcare professionals’ understanding of the importance of early CPR and defibrillation, basic steps of performing CPR, relieving choking, and use of an AED.

How to become a BLS Instructor?


BLS Instructor

Currently hold an AHA BLS Provider Certification

Complete the BLS Instructor Essentials Course at


BLS Instructor

Register & Complete the BLS Instructor Essentials Classroom Course


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Candidates must set-up their own BLS Instructor-Led Course and complete an Instructor Monitoring within 30 days after the Instructor Essentials classroom course.


  • $450

Renewal Fee

  • $150

2-Year Instructor Certification

BLS Instructor Candidate Prerequisites

  • 21 Years of Age, Training Center requirement effective March 2019
  • Hold a current American Heart Association BLS Certification
  • Complete the BLS Instructor Essentials Course Online
  • Be knowledgeable and skillful in Basic Life Support
  • Distinguished self-learner
  • Great technology capabilities
  • Purchase BLS Instructor Package
  • Watch entire BLS Provider DVD 2-3 times, before reporting to Instructor course.

BLS Instructor Course Materials (additional purchase)

  • BLS Instructor Essentials Course
  • BLS Instructor Package

Courses Offered Monthly

Louisville, KY

Louisville, KY

Cincinnati, OH

Cincinnati, OH

Indianapolis, IN

Indianapolis, IN

Courses Nashville

Nashville, TN

BLS Instructor Restrictions

  • Instructors able to set their own course schedule Alignment with KY Health Safety required.
  • Establish their own course fees
  • Required to issue their own certifications.
  • Must follow AHA and KY Health Safety administration requests.

Teaching District

  • United States of America, alignment with KY Health Safety required.

BLS Instructors Qualified to Instruct:

  • BLS Courses
  • Heartsaver Courses
  • Bloodborne Pathogens
  • Family & Friends CPR

American Heart Association Instructor Distributors

World Point