CPR and First Aid
About CPR/AED/First Aid Courses
The Fitness, Wellness, and Recreation Department offers a variety of American Red Cross CPR and First Aid courses to best meet your needs, whether it be for employment requirements, personal knowledge, or to fulfill certain degree requirements/prerequisites. In addition to basic First Aid, Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) for Adults, Children, and Infants, and Automated External Defibrillator (AED) training for Adults and Children, are offered.
Upcoming Class Schedule
All full classes are now blended learning courses, which means you must complete 3.5–4 hours of online training before the in-class session. Once you register for the class, you will receive an email with instructions on how to access the online material. You can choose the online content for Adult Only CPR/AED/First Aid or Adult and Pediatric CPR/AED/First Aid.
Classes are held in the Health, Wellness, and Athletic Center (HWAC 206).
In-person course date options:
|1||Wednesday, January 18||4:00–6:30 p.m.||HWAC 206|
|2||Thursday, February 9||4:00–6:30 p.m.||HWAC 206|
|3||Wednesday, March 15||4:00–6:30 p.m.||HWAC 206|
|4||Wednesday, April 12||4:00–6:30 p.m.||HWAC 206|
|1||Friday, February 10||2:30–4:30 p.m.||HWAC 206|
|2||Thursday, February 23||4:00–6:00 p.m.||HWAC 206|
CPR and First Aid Course Descriptions
All American Red Cross courses are designed to help participants identify and eliminate potentially hazardous conditions in their environment, recognize emergencies, and make appropriate decisions for first aid care.
All American Red Cross CPR/AED and First Aid courses completion certificates are valid for 2 years. Westminster currently offers the following courses:
- Adult CPR/AED/First Aid
- Adult and Pediatric CPR/AED/First Aid
Requirements for successful course completion and certification:
- Completing the online training before the class date.
- Attending and participating in all activities, skill sessions, and skill scenarios.
- Correctly demonstrating all required skills.
Review and Challenge Courses