American Red Cross Classes

 

First Aid & CPR Certification

September 21

This class is for students 11 years and older who want or need first aid, CPR and AED training. The class will cover how to recognize and care for injuries or sudden illness until emergency services arrive. Also covered in the session will be handling emergency situations, breathing and cardiac emergencies, adult, child & infant CPR, basic precautions for preventing disease transmission, identifying and caring for life-threatening bleeding, sudden illness, and injuries. How to use an AED for victims of sudden cardiac arrest will also be covered. The certification is valid for 2 years. Materials are provided during class and can be printed free of charge at www.redcross.org.

Class Capacity: 10 students 
Time: 8 am - 3 pm (includes a one-hour lunch break)
Instructor: Shelly Laborde 
Location: Parks & Rec Classroom
Fee: $65 per student

 

Babysitting Bootcamp

August 1 & 2

This two-day class for 11-15 year olds includes all of the skills and information covered in the American Red Cross Babysitting Class, plus CPR and First Aid. This fun and interactive training includes lively discussions and real life problem-solving skills, how to handle emergencies or illnesses, basic care-giving skills, how to choose safe and age-appropriate toys and games, and how to handle bedtime and discipline issues effectively.

Time: 9am - 3pm both days (please bring a sack lunch)
Location: Parks & Rec Classroom
Cost: $100 per participant