Each year, more than 5 million people learn how to save a life by enrolling in American Red Cross preparedness courses. In April, the organization encourages residents in Warren County to join the ranks of these everyday heroes by taking a class now.
From the professional first-responder to the local pool's lifeguard to the trusted community babysitter, the Red Cross equips individuals across the country with lifesaving skills to act quickly in dire circumstances. Red Cross courses aim to teach people how to prevent and respond in life-threatening emergencies, whether at the workplace or in the home.
The following classes will be offered this month. The courses will be held at the local Red Cross office, located at 305 Market Street in Warren.
Thursday, April 11; 9 a.m. to noon.; Adult CPR/AED; $70
Thursday, April 11; 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.; Adult First Aid/CPR/AED; $90
In addition to Warren County residents, businesses, organizations and community groups can register for private instruction from the Red Cross. To register for a nearby individual class or private group instruction, call 1-800-RED-CROSS or visit RedCross.org.