American Red Cross Classes

Huntersville Family Fitness & Aquatics is proud to offer Red Cross certified courses to the general public as well as our members.

Lifeguard Training

Learn the knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. The course content and activities prepare participants to recognize and respond quickly and effectively to emergencies and prevent drownings and injury.

June 12-15
8 am-2 pm
Mon-Thurs.

June 19-22
8 am-2 pm
Mon-Thurs.

Recertification
June 15
8 am-2 pm

Cost: $285 member | $315 non-member
Age: Minimum 15 years of age

Bring lunch and snacks. Stop by anytime to register.
Email Aaron Honeycutt at ahoneycutt@huntersville.org or call 704-222-3206 for more information.

Standard First Aid

Provides the citizen responder with the knowledge and skills necessary in an emergency to help sustain life and minimize the consequences of injury or sudden illness until advanced medical help arrives. Call for scheduling.

Workplace CPR

Prepares your staff with the knowledge and skills to prevent, recognize and provide basic care of injuries and sudden illnesses until advanced medical personnel arrive and take over.
Call 704-766-2222 or email Aaron Honeycutt at ahoneycutt@huntersville.org for upcoming class dates and times.


CPR/AED

Designed for individuals with a duty to respond to emergencies, this program combines discussions, video and hands-on training. Real-life rescue scenarios reinforce decision-making skills. Free quarterly refreshers. Course covers how to respondto breathing and cardiac emergencies in adults, children and infants until more advanced medical personnel take over. Topics include:
• Primary assessment
• 
Ventilations (including use of CPR breathing barriers and use of BVMs)
• Choking (including conscious and unconscious)
• CPR (incl. one- and two-rescuer)
• AED
• Optional training in use of epinephrine auto-injectors and asthma inhalers available

Lifeguard/First Aid Summary: If you are 15 or older and looking for a great summer job or challenging career that is in demand, the Red Cross Lifeguarding program is the place to start. Through videos, group discussion and hands-on practice, you will learn patron rescue and surveillance skills, first aid and CPR/AED.

Blood Borne Pathogens

Train and provide individuals with an understanding of how to prevent exposure incidents by following work practice controls, using engineering controls and personal protective equipment and supplies; and to recognize, report and follow up on employee exposures to infectious materials. Call for scheduling.


Administering Emergency Oxygen

Participants will receive the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care to a victim of a breathing emergency using breathing devices, including resuscitation masks, bag-valve-mask resuscitators (BVMs) and emergency oxygen. Call for scheduling.