YMCA of Greater Louisville

Southwest Family YMCA

2800 Fordhaven Road, Louisville, KY 40214 502 933 9622 Se habla español: 502 813 7950
  • Monday — Thursday 5:00AM - 10:00PM
  • Friday 5:00AM - 9:00PM
  • Saturday — Sunday 7:00AM - 7:00PM

CPR/FIRST AID

This class is designed to provide the skills necessary to effectively assess and maintain life during the critical moments immediately following an emergency. Areas covered include sudden illness, body wounds, burns and heat-and-cold-related emergencies.

Students are taught how to:

  • Perform CPR for infants, children and adults
  • One-person and two-person rescuers
  • how and when to use an Automated External Defibrillator (AED)
  • Use of a barrier device during rescue breathing
  • How to relieve a foreign body airway obstruction
  • Cardiac Chain of Survival

 

WHICH CLASS SHOULD I TAKE?

The American Heart Association’s core Heartsaver classroom courses, for those with little or no medical training, include Heartsaver First Aid, Heartsaver CPR AED and Heartsaver First Aid CPR AED.

The Healthcare Provider CPR/AED course is designed for healthcare professionals and other personnel who need to know how to perform CPR and other basic cardiovascular life support skills in a wide variety of in- and out- of hospital settings.

UPCOMING 2019 SESSIONS:

Heartsaver/American Heart Association CPR
November 19, 2018; 6 pm-10 pm
January 5, 2019, 9 am-1 pm
February 18, 2019, 6 pm-10 pm
April 28, 2019, 1 pm-5 pm
May 20, 2019, 6 pm-10 pm
July 13, 2019, 9 am-1 pm
August 29, 2019, 6 pm-10 pm
October 6, 2019, 1 pm-5 pm
November 18, 2019, 6 pm-10 pm
BLS CPR
December 17, 2018; 6 pm-10 pm
February 10, 2019, 1 pm-5 pm
March 18, 2019, 6 pm-10 pm
May 11, 2019, 9 am-1 pm
June 17, 2019, 6 pm-10 pm
August 4, 2019, 1 pm-5 pm
September 23, 2019, 6 pm-10 pm
November 9, 2019, 9 am-1 pm
December 16, 2019, 6 pm-10 pm
First Aid
December 2, 2018; 1 pm-5 pm
January 21, 2019, 6 pm-10 pm
March 9, 2019, 9 am-1 pm
April 15, 2019, 6 pm-10 pm
June 2, 2019, 1 pm-5 pm
July 29, 2019, 6 pm-10 pm
September 7, 2019, 9 am-1 pm
October 21, 2019, 9 am-1 pm
December 1, 2019, 6 pm-10 pm

 

RATES

Rates are per CPR-only or First Aid-only session.

Facility Members: $45
Program Members: $55


QUESTIONS

For more information, please contact the Southwest Family YMCA at 502.933.9622.

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