First Aid/CPR/AED Certifications
The Adult and Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED blended course incorporates the latest science, teaching students to recognize and care for a variety of first aid emergencies such as burns, cuts, scrapes, sudden illnesses, head, neck, back injuries, heat and cold emergencies. The blended course features award-winning simulation learning – an interactive experience where you will respond to real-world emergencies in a virtual setting – which will prepare you for the instructor-led classroom skill session.
You will learn how to respond to breathing and cardiac emergencies to help victims of any age - adults (about 12 years and older) and pediatric (infants and children up to 12 years of age).
Students who successfully complete this course will receive a certificate for Adult and Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED valid for two years.
Cost for classes through August 25:
VCU Students: $40.00
Rec Sports Members: $70.00
Non-members, including VCU Faculty/Staff and community $90.00
Cost for classes September 8 through the fall semester:
Classes are held at Cary Street Gym in the Wet Classroom (lower lever by the Aquatic Center).
2018 ARC FA/CPR/AED Class Schedule
|Saturday||July 21||9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.|
|Saturday||August 11||9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.|
|Saturday||August 18||9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.|
|Saturday||August 25||9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.|
|Saturday||September 8||9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.|
|Wednesday||September 12||5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.|
|Saturday||September 22||9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m|
|Saturday||October 13||9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m|
|Wednesday||October 17||5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.|
|Saturday||October 27||9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m|
|Saturday||November 3||9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m|
|Wednesday||November 7||5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.|
|Saturday||November 17||9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m|
|Saturday||December 1||9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m|
|Wednesday||December 5||5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m|
Individuals needing Lifeguard certification or to recertify Lifeguard Training, CPR/AED or First Aid for Lifeguards click here.