The Chronicle of the Horse
MagazineNewsHorse SportsHorse CareCOTH StoreVoicesThe Chronicle UntackedDirectoriesMarketplaceDates & Results
 
Results 1 to 3 of 3
  1. #1
    Join Date
    May. 22, 2003
    Posts
    9,625

    Default CPR and First Aid Certification required for NAHRA instructor certification

    I looked through the paperwork I have regarding NAHRA instructor certification, but I don't see this anywhere... Do you need to have the American Red Cross CPR and First Aid certification?

    I only ask because when I went to look up renewing my ARC CPR and FA certifications online, I noticed that there are various other places that offer "certification" in CPR and First Aid. Does NAHRA require the ARC certification? I'll probably go through them anyway, since that's what I had before. I just was curious if that was the only certification they accepted or if they accepted certificates from other places, too.

    Thanks.



  2. #2
    Join Date
    Mar. 30, 2007
    Location
    Hollowed out volcano in the South Pacific.
    Posts
    11,216

    Default

    You have to have certification from some credible source but it cannot be online. It MUST be done via in-person education. The credible sources are organizations like The American Heart Association, The American Red Cross, etc. Most folks get The Red Cross certifications because they offer workplace training and their individual training is easy to get access to.



  3. #3
    Join Date
    May. 22, 2003
    Posts
    9,625

    Default

    That makes sense, thanks! I didn't even know they had online only CPR certification. The practical part is the most important!



Similar Threads

  1. Instructor Certification
    By MKirby559 in forum Around The Farm
    Replies: 9
    Last Post: Feb. 20, 2012, 12:54 AM
  2. Instructor certification?
    By Equus in forum Dressage
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: May. 21, 2011, 01:37 PM
  3. USDF Instructor Certification Program
    By Passage2 in forum Dressage
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: Jan. 11, 2011, 11:45 AM
  4. Benefits from USEA Instructor Certification
    By nc_eventer in forum Eventing
    Replies: 50
    Last Post: Feb. 15, 2010, 01:08 AM
  5. Instructor certification testing fees
    By Reddfox in forum Dressage
    Replies: 20
    Last Post: Dec. 15, 2009, 06:55 PM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
randomness