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Red Cross Classes

Adult/Child CPR/AED


Standard First Aid

The courses in this program teach the knowledge and skills needed to give immediate care to an injured or ill person and to decide whether advanced medical care is needed. This program offers a choice of first aid, CPR and AED courses to meet the various training needs of diverse audience.

Time: 3 hours each section  

Certification: 2 years American Red Cross

CPR for Professional Rescuers/Health Care Providers

The purpose of the American Red Cross CPR/AED for Professional Rescuers and Health Care Providers program is to train professional-level rescuers to respond to breathing and cardiac emergencies in adults, children and infants until more advanced medical personal take over.

Time: 6 hours                     

Certification: 2 years American Red Cross

Babysitter's Training Course

This training will help participants to develop leadership skills, learn to start a babysitting business, keep themselves and others safe, help children behave, learn about basic child care, and basic first aid.

Time: 7 hours

Responding to Emergencies

The course teaches skills that participants need to know to give immediate care to a suddenly injured or ill person until more advanced medical personnel arrive and take over.

Time: 20 hours                    

Certification: 2 years American Red Cross

Prerequisites: Valid CPR-Adult or CPR/AED-Adult Certificate

Lifeguarding 15+

Through videos, group discussion and hands-on practice, you'll learn teamwork, rescue and surveillance skills, First Aid and CPR/AED and other skills you need to work as a professional lifeguard. 

Time: 30 hours (Combination homework/study and class time at the Y)

Workplace CPR/First Aid

Interested in us coming to you? We travel! To host a CPR training or First Aid training at your workplace, please call 607-324-5520 or email: fdemarr@hornellymca.com