The primary purpose of the ARC First Aid/CPR/AED program is to help participants recognize and respond appropriately to cardiac, breathing and first aid emergencies. The courses in this program teach participants 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 programs offers a choice of First Aid, CPR and AED courses to meet the various training needs of a diverse audience.
The primary purpose of the ARC Lifeguarding course is to provide entry-level lifeguard participants with the knowledge and skills to prevent, recognize and respond to aquatic emergencies and to provide professional-level care from breathing and cardiac emergencies, injuries and sudden illnesses until emergency medical services (EMS) personnel take over. This program offers a choice of Lifeguarding/First Aid/CPR/AED courses to meet the various training needs of a diverse audience. Must be 15 years old by the end of the course offering.
Wilderness and Remote First Aid
The primary purpose of the ARC Wilderness and Remote First Aid course is to provide individuals a foundation of first aid principles and skills to be able to respond to emergencies and give care in areas that do not heave immediate emergency medical services (EMS) response, such as wilderness and remote environments, including urban disasters, such as earthquakes and hurricanes. Must be at least 14 years of age to take this course.
*Must attend all dates and successfully pass all exams for certification for any and all American Red Cross courses*