First Aid and CPR/AED Training

Certification courses are offered to students, faculty/staff, and community members and are conducted by American Red Cross certified instructors. Participants must be at least 15 years old.

For More Information:
Scott Sehmansl | sehmans@bgsu.edu

Register at the Student Recreation Center Welcome Desk (419.372.2000) or Perry Field House Welcome Desk (419.372.9900).

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Basic First Aid teaches participants the knowledge and skills necessary to give basic first aid care in an emergency situation and help sustain life and minimize the consequences of injury or sudden illness until medical help arrives. This certification is required for all Recreation and Wellness student employees and various other positions on campus. There are no prerequisites. This certification is valid for 2 years.

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Cost:
Recreation and Wellness Student Employee: $40
BGSU Student or SRC Member: $50
Non-Member: $55

Course Materials Required for First Aid

The CPR with AED for the Professional Rescuer teaches participants to respond to breathing and cardiac emergencies in adults, children, and infants; use an AED on an adult or child victim of cardiac arrest; and use personal protective equipment to stop bloodborne pathogens and other diseases from spreading. There are no prerequisites. This certification is valid for 2 years. Pocket mask is included.

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Cost: 

Recreation and Wellness Student Employee: $55
BGSU Student and SRC Member: $75
Non-Member: $80

Course Materials Required for CPR/AED

The CPR with AED challenge is a re-certification course that renews the CPR and AED for the Professional Rescuer certification for 2 years. Pocket mask is NOT included. Review is recommended prior to class attendance as challenge courses do not cover all material outlined in the manual. 

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Cost: 
Recreation and Wellness Student Employee: $30
BGSU Student and SRC Member: $40
Non-Member: $45

Course Materials Required for CPR/AED


Participants may register at the Student Recreation Center Welcome Desk (419.372.2000) or Perry Field House Welcome Desk (419.372.9900). Payment for all courses is required at the time of registration. Please provide current phone and e-mail information at the time of sign up.

Full Course First Aid/CPR participants are expected to obtain course materials prior to attending a course as print materials are not provided. Participants have the option of ordering handbooks online through the Red Cross.

Recreation and Wellness reserves the right to cancel any class that does not have at least 5 or more participants registered the day before a class is scheduled to take place. If a class is cancelled, participants are notified one day prior, assuming current contact information has been provided.

Patron requested refunds may be subject to a $25.00 administrative fee. Check payments returned for any reason are subject to a $30 service charge. 

Patrons or guests with disability are requested to indicate if special services, assistance, or appropriate modifications are needed to fully participate. Contact Accessibility Services at access@bgsu.edu or 419.372.8495 prior to the program or event