SIRIUSMEDx is currently recruiting instructors to teach all levels of wilderness first aid. Opportunities exist for teaching assignments at locations across Canada and in regions of the Arctic.
Sirius instructors are professional educators who have advanced training and extensive experience teaching and leading groups in the outdoor environment. Our instructors live and work in all parts of Canada and have a broad range of specialized wilderness first aid expertise. Through ongoing education, instructors regularly upgrade their professional knowledge and skills, enabling them to remain leaders in their field.
Sirius instructors possess the following:
The Sirius instructor training is an intensive 8-day residential program that takes place once a year in the Laurentians, north of Montreal, generally in the spring.
We look for candidates who fit the Sirius profile and qualifications (see above) and who have solid skills and extensive experience in the following three areas:
Pre-requisite for the instructor training: Wilderness First Responder certification from Sirius Wilderness Medicine.
All applicants to the instructor training program undergo an extensive interview process with the Sirius team in the fall preceding the instructor training.
Once you have been accepted into the training program, we require you to:
To be considered for our instructor training program, please email your application to
Marie Annick Bédard
Director of Training
Please include the following information in your application:
If you are fluent in French, please answer questions 1, 2 and 3 in English and questions 4 and 5 in French.