Certifications

Certifications and Workshops

American Red Cross

Group Fitness

Adult CPR/AED Certification Pink Gloves Boxing
Adult CPR/AED Re-certification  
CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer Certification  
CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer Review  
First Aid Certification  
Lifeguard Recertification  

American Red Cross

American Red Cross full certification courses, as well as refresher courses, are offered at the East Gym every semester.  Register for any course at the front desk of the East Gym or online (after logging in, navigate to Programs and then Wellness). Class sizes are limited.

Adult CPR/AED Certification

  • TBD
  • 5:30 – 9:30 p.m.
  • $70 (includes Adult Ready Reference Card and certificate)
  • EG-18

The Adult CPR/AED course incorporates the latest science and teaches you how to respond to breathing and cardiac emergencies for victims about 12 years and older. Students who successfully complete this course will receive a certificate for Adult CPR/AED valid for two years.

Adult CPR/AED Re-certification

  • TBD
  • 5:30 – 8:30 p.m.
  • $55 (includes certificate)
  • EG-18

CPR recertification courses allow you to refresh your memory, renew your skills and stay up-to-date on the latest techniques. Designed for those whose credentials are still valid but near expiration, the abbreviated CPR recertification courses take less time than standard CPR classes, and allow you to maintain certification for an additional two years. 

Participants MUST bring their current certification card to class for verification. Participants without a current card will not be allowed to write the examination.

Please note: no materials are provided. Participants should bring their own handbook and breathing barrier to class.

CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer Certification

  • TBD
  • 10 a.m.  – 5 p.m.
  • $110 (includes handbook, mask and certificate)
  • EG-18

This course is designed for the rescuer who has a duty to respond to emergies or anyone with the desire for advanced CPR knowledge. This program combines discussions, video and hands-on training. Course content includes recognizing and responding to breathing and cardiac emergencies in adults, children and infants, two-rescuer CPR, ventilations, airway obstruction, and use of an AED. Certifications are valid for two years.

A 30-minute lunch break is included in the schedule.

CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer Review

  • TBD
  • 5:30 – 9:30 p.m.
  • $90
  • EG-18

CPR recertification courses allow you to refresh your memory, renew your skills and stay up-to-date on the latest techniques. Designed for those whose credentials are still valid but near expiration, the CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer Review takes less time than the standard CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer Certification class, and allows you to maintain certification for an additional two years. 

Participants MUST bring their current certification card to class for verification. Participants without a current card will not be allowed to write the examination.

Please note: no materials are provided. Participants should bring their own handbook and breathing barrier to class.

First Aid Certification

  • TBD
  • 5:30 – 9 p.m.
  • $70 (includes Adult Ready Reference Card and certificate)
  • EG-18

The First Aid course will prepare you to recognize and care for a variety of first aid, breathing and cardiac emergencies involving adults, children and infants. Red Cross first aid certification courses are OSHA compliant. Certifications are valid for two years.

Lifeguard Recertification

  • TBD
  • 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • $125 (includes Adult Ready Reference Card and certificate)
  • East Gym Pool

All participants must have and bring CPR/AED, lifeguard, and first aid cars as well as a breathing mask to class.

Group Fitness

Campus Recreation offers opportunities to get certified in different fitness formats and earn continuing education credit every semester. We have hosted Barre Above®, Les Mills BODYPUMP, R.I.P.P.E.D.® and  Yoga Foundations in previous semesters. 

Please contact group fitness coordinator Patti Dowd at pdowd@binghamton.edu with any questions about hosting fitness workshops or taking certifications.

Pink Gloves Boxing (1.6 ACE, 13 AFAA)

  • Thursday, August 20 and Friday, August 21
  • 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Thursday; 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. Friday 
  • $169 (plus equipment)
  • East Gym
  • Register

Training Camps are a grueling, challenging, and fun experience where attendees learn:

  • Proper boxing form and technique
  • How to hold boxing mitts
  • Advanced punch combinations (this is a ton of fun!)
  • How to successfully run a Pink Gloves Boxing program and PGB Certification

Please contact Jenna Moore at jennamoore@binghamton.edu with any questions about Pink Gloves Boxing.