CPR and First Aid Training

Safety Education

Would you know how to react in an emergency?

Are you aware that you are more likely to perform life-saving first aid on a family member than a stranger? Prepare yourself for the unexpected by becoming certified in one of our safety education classes taught by certified American Red Cross Instructors.

Wellness @ ASU prides itself in providing certification opportunities with the American Red Cross.

Completion of these certifications can bring students and staff professional opportunities, develop leadership skills, and the confidence to act as a leader in an emergency situation. 

 

CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer/Healthcare Provider with first aid

This American Red Cross course provides certification in 

  • Standard First Aid
  • Responding to breathing emergencies
  • Use of a bag-valve mask resuscitator (BVM)
  • Adult, Infant, and Child CPR
  • Two- Person CPR
  • Automated External Defibrillation(AED)

The course combines discussions and videos with hands-on skills training to that allows participants to actively learn and practice skills.  This course is based on real-life rescue scenarios and lessons that reinforce decision-making skills to help first responders be confident in acting in the event of an emergency. This certification is valid for 2 years.

Cost:

  • Students: $65
  • Non-student Members: $75
  • Non-members: $85

Summer 2018 Class Schedule:

Date(s)Day(s)Time(s)Location(s)
June 30thSaturday9 a.m. – 5 p.m.West
July 14thSaturday9 a.m. – 5 p.m.Tempe
July 21stSaturday9 a.m. – 5 p.m.Polytechnic
July 28thSaturday9 a.m. – 5 p.m.West
August 4thSaturday9 a.m. – 5 p.mWest/Polytechnic

Fall 2018 Class Schedule:

Date(s)Day(s)Time(s)Location(s)
August 11thSaturday9 a.m. – 5 p.m.West
August 25thSaturday9 a.m. – 5 p.m.West
September 9Sunday9 a.m. – 5 p.m.Tempe & Poly
September 15thSaturday9 a.m. – 5 p.m.Downtown
September 16thSunday9 a.m. – 5 p.m.West
October 6thSaturday9 a.m. – 5 p.m.Tempe
October 13thSaturday9 a.m. – 5 p.m.Polytechnic
October 21stSunday9 a.m. – 5 p.m.West
November 11thSunday9 a.m. – 5 p.m.Downtown
November 17thSaturday9 a.m. – 5 p.mTempe
November 18thSunday9 a.m. - 5 p.m.West

 

CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer/Healthcare Provider with first aid Review

Is your CPR certification about to expire? If you need to update your certification, this course is for you. This course provides recertification in CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer and First Aid by the American Red Cross. In order to be eligible to take this course you must present your current certification at the beginning of the class. Certifications that have expired within 30 days from the last day of the course are still valid for recertification. 

This course offers recertification in American Red Cross

  • Standard First Aid
  • Responding to breathing emergencies
  • Adult, Infant, and Child CPR
  • Two- Person CPR
  • Automated External Defibrillation(AED)
  • Two year certification

Cost:

  • Students: $45
  • Non-student Members: $55
  • Non-members: $65

Summer 2018 Class Schedule:

Date(s)Day(s)Time(s)Location(s)
July 8th Sunday9 a.m. - 3 p.m.Tempe
July 21stSaturday9 a.m. - 3 p.m.Downtown
July 28thSaturday9 a.m. - 3 p.m.Polytechnic

Fall 2018 Class Schedule:

Date(s)Day(s)Time(s)Location(s)
August 18thSaturday9 a.m. - 1 p.m.West
August 26thSunday9 a.m. - 1 p.m.Polytechnic
September 21stFriday12 p.m. - 4 p.m.Downtown
October 7thSunday12 p.m. - 4 p.m.Tempe
October 20thSaturday9 a.m. - 1 p.m.Polytechnic
October 28thSunday9 a.m. - 1 p.m.Polytechnic & West
November 17thSaturday9 a.m. - 1 p.m.West

Adult CPR/AED and First Aid (Lay Responder)

Adult CPR/AED and First Aid will teach you how to recognize and respond to adult victims in various emergency situations. This certification is valid for two years. 

This American Red Cross course offers certification in:

  • Standard First Aid
  • Adult CPR/ Automated External Defibrillator(AED)
  • Recognizing and caring for breathing emergencies.
  • Please note: this class does not include infant or child CPR

Cost:

  • ASU students, faculty and staff: $30

This program is only offered for current ASU students, faculty and staff.

Summer 2018 Class Schedule:

Date(s)Day(s)Time(s)Location(s)
July   6th Friday9 a.m. – 1 p.m.Tempe
July   7th Saturday9 a.m. – 1 p.mPoly

Fall 2018 Class Schedule:

Date(s)Day(s)Time(s)Location(s)
September 7thFriday9 a.m. – 1 p.m.Tempe
October 5thFriday9 a.m. – 1 p.m.Tempe
November 2ndFriday9 a.m. – 1 p.mTempe

Wilderness First Aid

This course teaches First Aid principles and skills so individuals can respond to emergencies and give care in areas that do not have immediate medical care. These areas include the wilderness and remote environments.

Current Adult CPR/AED or higher certification and basic swim skills are required prerequisites for this course.

Fall 2018 Class Schedule:

Date(s)Day(s)Time(s)Location(s)
October 20th & 21stFriday9 a.m. – 5 p.m.Polytechnic


Cost:

  • Students: $75
  • Non-student Members: $85
  • Non-members: $95

Registration Information

  • At the administration desk at any of the Sun Devil Fitness Complexes
  • Over the phone at 480-727-7802
  • Online at fitnessonline.asu.edu

Questions/Contact Info

For more information on Safety Education Programs and Services, contact Justin Kern at 480-965-8924 or e-mail at jkern@asu.edu

Interested in a private class for your department or organization please fill out the form at the following link. https://fitness.asu.edu/content/cpr-inquiry