Certification Courses

AMERICAN HEALTH & SAFETY INSTITUTE

CPR COURSE
Participants will learn to recognize and respond to the signals of heart attack, cardiac arrest and stroke as well as other medical emergencies for adults, children and infants including obstructed airway (choking), allergic reactions and drowning.  Participants will earn a 2-year certification card.

ASHI’s CPR/AED course content conforms to the 2016 AHA Guidelines for CPR and ECC. ASHI programs have been reviewed by and satisfy the requirements of the Department of Labor, Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA), Department of Homeland Security and United States Coast Guard; and are endorsed and approved by state regulatory agencies including those licensing Emergency Medical Services, child care, education and public health.

No course is scheduled at this time.

CPR PRO

CPR Pro for the Professional Rescuer is BLS (Basic Life Support) for Healthcare Providers which covers all age groups and conforms to the 2010 AHA Guidelines for CPR and ECC, and other evidence-based treatment recommendations. If you are taking this class for work or school, please check with your employer/supervisor to be certain this is the class you need.

No course is scheduled at this time 

AMERICAN SAFETY & HEALTH INSTITUTE

FIRST AID

Instruction includes “Universal” procedures for the first aid provider in the community and the workplace including emergency response, physical assessment, and treatment for the suddenly ill or injured victim. Course includes information on body substance isolation, bleeding, shock, burns, sprains, fractures, splinting, asthma, diabetic concerns, seizures, severe allergic reactions, poisoning, insect bites and stings and heat- and cold-related emergencies. Participants will earn a 3-year certification card from ASHI. 

No course is scheduled at this time. 

AMERICAN RED CROSS

LIFEGUARD CERTIFICATION 

Learn how to save lives and prevent injuries around water with Red Cross Lifeguard Training. Participants will earn a 2-year certification card.

No course is scheduled at this time.

For more information please contact Megan at mbalach@blymca.org or 218-454-2562

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE AVAILABLE
BRAINERD FAMILY YMCA
602 Oak St.
Brainerd, MN 56401
218.829.4767

 

FACILITY HOURS

Mon-Fri     5:30am-9:45pm     

Sat           7:00am-4:00pm

Sun          11:00am-4:00pm