Certifications and Workshops

American Red Cross

Group Fitness

Red Cross Adult CPR/AED Certification Coming soon!
Red Cross Adult CPR/AED Review  
Red Cross CPR/AED for Professional Rescuers and Healthcare Providers Certification  
Red Cross CPR/AED for Professional Rescuers & Healthcare Providers Review  


Red Cross Adult CPR/AED Certification

  • Sept. 9, Oct. 20
  • 5:30 - 9 p.m.
  • $60 (includes copy of Adult Ready Reference Card and certification)
  • Rec Center, EG-18

Training combines lecture, interactive video demonstrations featuring emergency scenarios that are likely to occur in a variety of environments and hands-on training to teach participants lifesaving skills. Participants learn how to perform CPR and care for breathing and cardiac emergencies in adults and learn how to use an AED (automatic external defibrillator). Certifications are valid for 2 years.

Participants can download the Participants Manual at: http://www.redcross.org
Click on "take a class" and choose the correct class name for corresponding materials.

Register at the Rec Center front desk.  Class size is limited.

Red Cross Adult CPR/AED Review

  • Sept. 28, Oct. 13
  • 5:30 - 8:30 p.m.
  • $40 (includes certification only)
  • Rec Center, EG-18

An abbreviated Adult CPR/AED course that briefly reviews course information and allows practice of skills and knowledge before testing. Participants MUST bring their current certification card to class for verification. Participants without a current card will not be allowed to write the examination. Certification is valid for two years.

No materials are provided. Participants are encouraged to bring their own Adult Reference Ready Card.

Register at the Rec Center front desk. Class size is limited.

Red Cross CPR/AED for Professional Rescuers and Healthcare Providers Certification

  • Nov. 7
  • 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • $95 (includes copy of handbook, reusable breathing barrier and certification)
  • Rec Center, EG-18

Designed for individuals with a duty to respond to emergencies, this program combines discussions, video and hands-on training. Course covers how to respond to breathing and cardiac emergencies in adults, children and infants until more advanced medical personnel take over. Topics include: Primary assessment, Ventilations,Choking, CPR and use of an AED. Certifications are valid for 2 years.

A 30 minute lunch break is included in schedule.

Register at the Rec Center front desk. Class size is limited.

Red Cross CPR/AED for Professional Rescuers & Healthcare Providers Review

  • Oct. 6
  • 5:30 - 9:30 p.m.
  • $75 (includes certification only)
  • Rec Center, EG-18

An abbreviated CPR/AED for Professional Rescuers and Health Care Providers course that briefly reviews course information and allows practice of skills before testing. To be eligible to participate in a review course, participants must have successfully completed prior training. Participants MUST bring their current certification card to class for verification. Participants without a current card will not be allowed to write the examination. Certifications are valid for 2 years.

No materials are provided. Participants should bring their own Handbook and breathing barrier to class.

Register at the Rec Center front desk. Class size is limited.


Please Note:

  1. In order to participate in a fee-based Specialty Wellness Program, participants must register in advance. No registrations will be taken at the time of the program, or at the program location.
  2. Students, faculty, staff and Rec members MUST have a current University or Rec ID card to enter the Rec center. All others will be issued a card for facility entrance.
  3. Programs are filled on a first come, first served basis. Most programs have a minimum and maximum occupancy. Programs may fill quickly, so please register early. Some programs have a registration date cut off as well. No one will be allowed to register after the cut off date.
  4. No Day Passes or Week Passes are available for these programs.
  5. Parking on campus requires a permit or use of a metered spot.  Participants without a parking permit will be issued a pass valid during class time only.
  6. Individuals must register in person at the Rec Center Front Desk unless otherwise noted. Please call 777-PLAY for more information.

Last Updated: 7/30/15