LIFEGUARD/CPR/FIRST AID TRAINING

LIFEGUARD TRAINING

This course provides participants with the knowledge and skills to prevent, recognize and respond to water emergencies and to provide care for breathing and cardiac emergencies, injuries and sudden illnesses until emergency medical services (EMS) personnel take over.

UPCOMING COURSES:

Recertification Courses: Contact the Southeast YMCA branch in Pittsford NY at 585-385-4665 for upcoming classes.

Complete Course:

REGISTRATION NOW OPEN:

COURSE DATES: OCT. 8-10, 2016 9:00am-4:00pm**
LOCATION: SOUTHEAST YMCA, 111 E. Jefferson Road, Pittsford NY

OPEN TO EVERYONE–Y MEMBERSHIP NOT REQUIRED

*The online portion will be done throughout the training, as weekly homework.
**The online portion needs to be done prior to the first day of class.

TO REGISTER: To register for upcoming courses, visit the Southeast YMCA in Pittsford NY or click here.

PARTICIPANT RATINGS 1-4 SCALEPARTICIPANT COMMENTS
Instructor was well prepared: 4.0“The instructor was well prepared.”
Learned valuable skills to be better prepared: 4.0“The in-water practice scenarios gave me real-life examples.”
Satisfaction with the training: 4.0“I feel prepared to respond to an emergency.”
Would recommend to others: 4.0“It was a great training program!”

CPR TRAINING

Both Layperson CPR and CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer courses (by the American Safety & Health Institute–ASHI) are being held Wednesday evenings 6:00-7:00pm at the Southeast YMCA. Open to everyone–Y membership not required.

TO REGISTER: To register, visit the Southeast YMCA and complete a registration form. Once registered, you will be emailed a link to complete the online portion prior to your first in-class date. For more information, click here.

BASIC FIRST AID TRAINING

This course provides participants with basic first aid skills necessary to assist an individual in need of medical care. Students will be certified by the American Safety & Health Institute (ASHI). A written exam is required to complete the course. Courses are being held Wednesday evenings 7:00-8:00pm.  Open to everyone–Y membership not required.

TO REGISTER: To register for Basic First Aid Training, visit the Southeast YMCA and complete a registration form. Once registered, you will be emailed a link to complete the online portion prior to your first in-class date.

For more info, contact

Megan Foster
Email

Babysitters Training

This course gives youth 11 to 15 years old the knowledge and confidence to care for infants and school-age children. Combining video, activities, hands-on skills training, and discussion for a complete learning experience. Babysitters Training teach youth how to:

  • Respoind to emergencies and illness with first aid, rescue breathing, and other appropriate care
  • Make decisions under pressure
  • Communicate with parents to learn household rules
  • Recognize safety and hygiene issues
  • Manage young children
  • Feed, diaper and care for infants
  • Start their babysitting business

Cost for Y Members and Program Members: $65
TO REGISTER: Visit the Northwest YMCA Member Service Desk

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