What are the eligibility requirements to become an NRP Instructor?

1. NRP instructor candidates must be physicians, registered nurses/nurse practitioners, respiratory care practitioners, or physician assistants with experience in the hospital care of newborns in the delivery room.

2. The NRP instructor candidate must have current maternal-child educational or clinical responsibility within a hospital setting.

3. It is recommended that NRP instructors and instructor candidates have ongoing delivery room experience.

4. NRP Instructor candidates are required to have a current provider card.

(March 2017)