Red Cross Certification Courses

LIFEGUARD CERTIFICATION COURSE
Provides entry-level participants with the knowledge and skills to prevent, recognize and respond to aquatic emergencies and to provide care for breathing and cardiac emergencies, injuries and sudden illnesses until EMS personnel take over. Must be 15 years old or older to participate.
(10 participants max)

  • WHEN: Friday, April 5th 6:00 PM-7:30 PM (Pre-Test)
    PRE-TEST: All PARTICIPANTS MUST PASS TO PARTICIPATE IN COURSE.
    Swim 300 yards (12 laps) continuously on front, tread water for 2 minutes using legs only, and complete a timed event within 1 minute 40 seconds (surface dive to retrieve a 10lb object).
    Saturday, April 6th 11 AM-5 PM
    Saturday, April 13th 11 AM-5 PM
    Saturday, April 20th 11 AM-5 PM
    Saturday, April 27th 11 AM-5 PM
    Saturday, May 4th 11 AM-5 PM
    Saturday, May 11th 11 AM-5 PM
    *MUST ATTEND ALL CLASSES
  • Full Members $275
    Program Members $300
    Non-Members $350
    (Must be 15 years old to participate)
  • Location: New Britain YMCA, 50 High Street, New Britain
  • Contact: Ashley Jordan at 860.229.3787 or ajordan@nbbymca.org

CPR AND FIRST AID CERTIFICATION OR RE-CERTIFICATION
For CPR and First Aid classes for yourself or your workplace please contact Megan Stegner at 203 235 6386 or mstegner@meridenymca.org


AMERICAN RED CROSS BABYSITTING CLASS
Learn leadership skills, how to diaper and feed infants, how to handle choking emergencies, rescue breathing, basic first aid and lots more. Bring a pen, note book and a bag lunch. Includes Babysitter’s Training Handbook, DVD & Emergency Reference Guide. (For ages 11 - 15 years old.)

Choose from the following options to complete your class.

  • March 30, 2019 • 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. 
    New Britain YMCA, 50 High Street
  • April 27, 2019 • 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
    Berlin YMCA Program Center, 362 Main Street
  • May 18, 2019  9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
    Meriden YMCA, 110 West Main Street
  • June 22, 2019  9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
    New Britain YMCA, 50 High Street
  • Full Member Fee: $39
  • Program or Non Member Fee: $69

For more information contact Carrie Marquardt at 203-235-6386 ext. 18 or send an email to cmarquardt@meridenymca.org.

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