Upcoming American Red Cross Classes
Campus Recreation offers American Red Cross CPR/AED/First Aid Certification classes. CPR/AED and First Aid certifications carry a two-year certification with the American Red Cross.
Please Note: This class is intended for the lay responder and is not for the healthcare provider!
CPR/AED/First Aid for the Lay Responder
Training will combine lecture and interactive video demonstrations featuring emergency scenarios that are likely to occur in a variety of environments, as well as hands-on training to teach participants lifesaving skills.
CPR Adult: Participants will learn how to perform CPR and care for breathing and cardiac emergencies in adults.
CPR Child & Infant: Participants will learn how to prevent, recognize, and respond to cardiac breathing emergencies in infants and children under the age of 12.
AED: Participants will learn how and when to use an automatic external defibrillator.
First Aid: Participants will learn how to recognize and care for a variety of first aid emergencies such as burns, cuts and scrapes, sudden illnesses, head, neck, and back injuries, and heat and cold emergencies.
American Red Cross Fact Sheets
Upcoming Classes & Registration Information
- Saturday, October 5, 2013, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
- Friday, November 22, 2013, 3 p.m. - 9 p.m.
- Sunday, February 9, 2014, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.
- Saturday, March 29, 2014, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Registration Fees: $85/person. Each class is limited to 10 people! Note: All classes will be held inside the UMass Lowell Campus Recreation Center Meeting Room, 100 Pawtucket St., Lowell, MA 01854.
Register On-line , at the Campus Recreation Center Welcome Desk, or download the "Learn To" Programs Registration Form (pdf) and return the completed form with payment to:
UMass Lowell Campus Recreation
100 Pawtucket St.
Lowell, MA 01854
(make all checks payable to UMass Lowell Campus Recreation)
Note: No refunds will be given once classes start.
If you have any questions about the certification classes offered by Campus Recreation, please contact Justin Lawler at 978-934-2332 or Justin_Lawler@uml.edu.