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AED Trainer Assessors are responsible for the delivery of RLSS UK AED qualifications throughout the UK and overseas.

What does it involve?

RLSS UK are currently offering existing RLSS UK Pool Lifeguard Trainer Assessors, RLSS UK First Aid Trainer Assessors, RLSS UK National Vocational Beach Lifeguard Trainer Assessors a simple and cost effective pathway to upscale in order to deliver RLSS UK AED qualifications.

Attendance at a one day course, facilitated by one of our National Trainer Assessors will equip you with everything that you need to run RLSS UK AED courses. Course prices vary depending on location. To find your nearest course, please visit www.rlsscourses.org.uk or email mail@iql.org.uk for further details.

Qualifying as a RLSS UK AED Trainer Assessor allows you to deliver the 4 hour standalone AED course as well as the bolt on AED module for the National Pool Lifeguard Qualification, Emergency First Aid at Work and First Aid at Work courses.

Pre Requisites

Those wishing to become a RLSS UK First Aid Trainer Assessor must:

  • Be one of the following: a current RLSS UK Pool Lifeguard Trainer Assessor, First Aid Trainer Assessor, National Vocational Beach Lifeguard Trainer Assessor.
  • Hold one of the following: a current RLSS UK National Pool Lifeguard Qualification, RLSS UK National Beach Lifeguard Qualification, First Aid at Work Certificate or Life Support 3.
  • Hold current RLSS UK Membership

All RLSS UK AED qualifications must be delivered at an IQL UK Approved Training Centre (ATC) or via an IQL UK Approved Training Provider (ATP).  If you currently work at an ATC or ATP you can start to deliver RLSS UK First Aid qualifications immediately by liaising with your ATC or ATP Co-ordinator.

If you are an independent trainer wishing to deliver RLSS UK AED qualifications, you can apply to become an ATP. The ATP scheme allows you to deliver qualifications at any location. For new ATPs delivering RLSS UK AED, the first year’s subscription fee is free. Thereafter a £230 fee, which is renewable annually, will be required to maintain ATP status.

ATPs receive access to IQL UK’s online software portal to assist with the delivery, assessment and recording of IQL UK managed qualifications. In addition you will be assigned a dedicated Customer Engagement Manager. Your Customer Engagement Manager will be your primary contact at IQL UK and support you with the delivery of IQL UK qualifications. You Customer Engagement Manager will also conduct an External Quality Assurance visit with you every 12-18 months to ensure compliance with IQL UK and Ofqual regulatory requirements.  If you wish to become an ATC or ATP, please email mail@iql.org.uk for an application pack.