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CPR/First Aid/AED Classes

These classes are for CSB/SJU students.  If CSB/SJU employees are interested, contact Marcia Mahlum mmahlum@csbsju.edu. If the class doesn't fill with students, employees can be added to a class.  

Non-CSB/SJU students or employees, please contact the local Red Cross or American Heart Association Chapters for course offerings.  Websites are available below.

Many non-healthcare employers accept either certification level (Heartsaver or BLS).  Check with employer on their requirements before registering to verify which certification you need.
 

CLASS DESCRIPTIONS:

American Heart Association Heartsaver certification - in class - for those who have never been certified before, or for those whose certifications have expired.  You will learn CPR, First Aid and how to use an AED in this course for adults, children and infants.  This is a 5-hour course.  Cost $45/person.  2 year certification.

AHA Basic Life Support Provider - in class - designed to teach healthcare professionals how to perform high-quality CPR/AED individually or as part of a team for adults, children and infants.  You will learn bag-mask techniques, rescue breathing and choking for adults, children and infants as well.  Whether going into the healthcare profession or not, you can take this class.  This is a 5-hour course.  Cost $45/person.  2-year certification.

AHA Skill Challenge - for those CURRENTLY certified and confident in their skills.  This can be done for Heartsaver or Basic Life Support.  You can come in, go through 2-3 scenerios and demonstrate skills/responses accordingly.  This is a pass/fail to become recertified.  Failure to perform skills properly will mean that you would have to challenge again on another date or complete the course.  Cost $15/person.  Contact Marcia Mahlum to set up a time and date.  2 year certification.

AHA online blended learning options - AHA offers a blended learning option for both Hertsaver and Basic Life Support for first time certification as well as recertification.  Go to www.heart.org to find the class you need and complete the classroom portion online.  CSB has instructors that can do your skills test for either the Heartsaver or Basic Life Support certifications.  There is also a written test to complete for Basic Life Support.  Contact Marcia Mahlum for details.

American Red Cross Lifeguard Re-certification Course - for those who have a current or are in a grace period with their Red Cross Lifeguard certification. You will also receive Lifeguard/CPR/First aid/AED re-certification good for 2 years from the American Red Cross. This is a 12-hour course. Cost is $85/person. For more detailed class information, click here.

American Red Cross Lifeguard Certification Course - for those who are new to lifeguarding and need to complete the entire certification course, or for those who have let their certification lapse and need to retake the entire class.  You will also receive Lifeguard/CPR/First Aid/AED certification with your lifeguard certification good for 2 years from teh American Red Cross.  This is a 25-hour course.  Cost is $110/person. For more detailed class information, click here.

SPRING 2017 CLASS OFFERINGS:
CLASS 1: 
Basic Life Support Provider (class for those not currently certified)
Monday, Feb 20 & Tuesday, Feb 21 (must attend both dates)
6-8:30pm
CSB, Murray 003
Cost:  $45/person
Instructor:  Erin Ross

CLASS 2: 
Basic Life Support Provider (class for those not currently certified)
Monday, March 20 & Tuesday, March 21 (must attend both dates)
6-8:30pm
CSB, Murray 003
Cost:  $45/person
Instructor:  Erin Ross

CLASS 3:
Basic Life Support Provider (class for those not currently certified)
Sunday, April 2
9am-2pm
CSB, Murray 003
Cost:  $45/person
Instructor:  Marcia Mahlum

PAYMENT & REGISTRATION:

YOU MUST PRE-REGISTER IN ORDER TO TAKE A CLASS.
EMAIL mmahlum@csbsju.edu and indicate which class you would like to take.
Payment with exact cash or check, payable to CSB.  Payment is due at minimum 3 days before start of class to hold your spot. 
Drop off at the CSB Campus Recreation Desk.

QUESTIONS
:
Marcia Mahlum
Campus Recreation/Club Sports Director
HCC 12B
320-363-5992
mmahlum@csbsju.edu

CHAPTER WEBSITES:
http://www.redcross.org/
http://www.heart.org/HEARTORG/