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Student Announcements

Jan 15 2014
Organization: NMU Rec Sports
Contact: Katrina Theut (ktheut@nmu.edu)

American Red Cross CPR

Adult and Child, First Aid/ CPR/ AED
The American Red Cross First Aid/ CPR/ AED program helps participants recognize and respond appropriately to cardiac, breathing and first aid emergencies. The courses in this program teach skills that participants need to know to give immediate care to a suddenly injured or ill person until more advanced medical personnel arrive and take over.

This course meets guidelines and requirements for NMU teaching certification, child care center workers, and for anyone interested in learning about First Aid/ CPR/ AED use.

Prerequisites
None

Certification Requirements
- Attend and participate in all course sessions
- Demonstrate competency in all required skills listed on the skills checklist
- Participate in all skills sessions
- Pass each section of the written exam with a score of 80% or better

Certification Issued & Validity Period
All First Aid/ CPR/ AED certifications are valid for two years from date of course completion.

Cost
$65 for Rec Members
$75 for Non-Members