AHA Instructors

The AHA training center faculty are responsible for quality assurance and is the educational leadership of the training center. Faculty serve as an expert resource on ECC issues and protocols to the training center, its instructors and its staff. They also conduct instructor courses for the center and monitor instructors' teaching abilities.

The Northeast Iowa Community College AHA training center has more than 400 aligned instructors in Basic Life Support, Advanced Cardiac Life Support and Pediatric Advanced Life Support. These instructors train nearly 11,000 students in our region.

If you are interested in transferring your alignment to NICC, please contact the training center coordinator at 563.557.8271, ext. 327 or arensdorfp@nicc.edu


If you are interested in becoming an American Heart Association instructor or renewing your credentials, download the instructor information here.

Instructor Network

The AHA Instructor Network is a great resource with up-to-date information from the AHA.

Instructor Manuals