PALS Instructor Course- Application- Not Available

Course Information

Course Code


Instruction Method

Please see prerequisites for application process and required document submission.


$50 application fee


Application PALS Instructor Course - Upcoming PALS Instructor Course date: Not available at this time


Dr Marcos Silva, MD, FRCPC (Medical Director)

Intended For

Healthcare professionals responding to pediatric cardiopulmonary emergencies and working in pediatric critical care environments; such as physicians, nurses, respiratory technologists and paramedics. This course is designed for those who have pediatric work experience.

This course is available for on site delivery. Please email for information.

Text Book

PALS Instructor Manual, PALS Provider Manual (2015) , ECC Handbook (2015), PALS DVD (2015), CORE Training Program and Evaluating Skills Performance DVDs


The Michener Institute, 222 St Patrick Street, Toronto, ONT - unless indicated otherwise

Certificate Program

Following successful completion of the course, you must successfully 'team teach' a PALS Provider Course supervised by a PALS Instructor Trainer in order to obtain official Instructor status. You are responsible for registration and all associated fees with Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario.


Application Procedure:

1. Register for application assessment ($50 non refundable).
2. Submit the required documents.
3. You will be notified by email if your application has been accepted.
4. Instructions will be provided for payment of the PALS Instructor Course  fee.

Documents to be submitted:

1. Current resume with cover letter outlining teaching experience.
2. Copy of credentials (physicians,registered nurses,paramedics and registered respiratory therapists).
3. Copy of current PALS provider card  issued within previous 24 months.
4. Copy of current BLS (level HCP/C) card issued within previous 12 months.
5. Submit the above documentation to or fax 416-596-1207 attention Primary and Critical Care.

Successful candidates will be contacted with instructions to pay PALS Instructor Course fee . Payment is due within 1 week of notification.

Registration instructions:

  1. Select button “View Available Sections and Registration”
  2. This page contains 3 boxes. Click on the “Sign In” box
  3. If you have a Self service account, sign in here. If you do not, then create an account.
  4. Select your course/section by clicking the “Add” button which will send the course to your cart.
  5. To move on to payment, click the blue “Register” button.
  6. Once payment has been processed, registration is complete.

COVID Vaccine Requirement:

Proof of full vaccination (2 doses) for all learners is required for all onsite attendance at Michener.
Fully online courses do not require proof of vaccination.

Instructions to upload proof of COVID vaccination to Self Service