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American Red Cross Offers Community Health & Safety Classes

Wednesday, April 2, 2014   (0 Comments)
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Mid-Michigan Chapter

1800 E. Grand River Ave.

Lansing, MI 48912

www.redcross.org


Contact: Alison Bono

Telephone: 517-702-3349

Email: alison.bono@redcross.org

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American Red Cross Offers Community Health & Safety Classes

Learn How to Prepare for Disasters and Emergencies

LANSING, MI, April 1, 2014— Each year, nearly 5 million people learn how to prepare themselves, their households and their businesses for emergencies. The American Red Cross in Clinton, Eaton, and Ingham Counties is offering the following courses where people can join the ranks of those ready and prepared to save a life!  Listed below are our course offerings for May.

The First Aid and CPR/AED courses teach people how to perform CPR and use an AED (automated external defibrillator), what to do if someone is choking, and how to prevent and respond to other emergencies until advanced medical help arrives. Course participants also learn how to control bleeding as well as how to care for seizures and other sudden illnesses.

All classes are held at our Mid-Michigan Chapter, located at 1800 E. Grand River Avenue, in Lansing.

MAY CLASSES:

Adult CPR/AED ($70)
Blended option (Student completes web-based self-study prior to attending classroom session):
When:  5/18/2014, Sunday 10:00-11:25am (1.5hrs)

            5/23/2014, Friday 9:00-10:25am (1.5hrs)

Classroom options:

When:  5/3/2014, Saturday 9:00am-12:00pm (3hrs)

            5/30/2014, Friday 9:00am-12:00pm (3hrs)

Adult and Pediatric CPR/AED ($90)
Blended option (Student completes web-based self-study prior to attending classroom session):
When:  5/18/2014, Sunday 10:00am-11:45pm (1.8hrs)

            5/23/2014, Friday 9:00-10:45am (1.8hrs)

Adult First Aid/CPR/AED ($90)
Blended option (Student completes web-based self-study prior to attending classroom session):
When:  5/18/2014, Sunday 10:00-11:25am (1.5hrs)

            5/23/2014, Friday 9:00-10:25am (1.5hrs)
Classroom options:

When:  5/3/2014, Saturday 9:00am-3:00pm (6hrs)
            5/30/2014, Friday 9:00am-3:00pm (6hrs)

Adult and Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED ($110)
Blended options (Student completes web-based self-study prior to attending classroom session):
When:  5/18/2014, Sunday 10:00am-11:45pm (1.8hrs)

            5/23/2014, Friday 9:00-10:45am (1.8hrs)

Classroom options:
When:  5/3/2014, Saturday 9:00am-3:30pm (6.5hrs)

            5/30/2014, Friday 9:00am-3:30pm (6.5hrs)

CPR/AED for Professional Rescuers and Health Care Providers ($110)
Blended option (Student completes web-based self-study prior to attending classroom session):
When:  5/11/2014, Sunday 10:00am-12:30pm (2.5hrs)

Classroom option:
When:  5/16/2014, Friday 9:00am-3:30pm (6.5hrs)

CPR/AED for Professional Rescuers and Health Care Providers with First Aid ($150)
When:  5/16/2014, Friday 9:00am-5:30pm (1day)

First Aid ($70)
Blended options (Student completes web-based self-study prior to attending classroom session):
When:  5/18/2014, Sunday 10:00-10:35am (0.6hrs)

            5/23/2014, Friday 9:00-9:35am (0.6hrs)

Red Cross training courses meet OSHA guidelines, feature hands-on skills practice and include 2 year certifications, free digital materials and skill refreshers. Visit redcross.org/take-a-class or call 1-800-RED-CROSS for details and to register for a class.

 

About the American Red Cross:

The American Red Cross shelters, feeds and provides emotional support to victims of disasters; supplies nearly half of the nation's blood; teaches lifesaving skills; provides international humanitarian aid; and supports military members and their families. The Red Cross is a charitable organization — not a government agency — and depends on volunteers and the generosity of the American public to perform its mission. For more information, please visit www.redcross.org or join our blog at http://blog.redcross.org

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