May 24 and June 8: Free pediatric first aid and CPR classes
Sign up for a free pediatric first aid and CPR class offered by the Argonne Fire Department. Know what to do in an emergency situation. Your actions could save a child’s life.
This hands-on course is designed to teach parents, relatives, child-care providers, babysitters and others the basic skills necessary to appropriately react during a pediatric emergency until professional help arrives.
Two sessions are offered:
- May 24, 2017, from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. in Building 241, D172
- June 8, 2017, from 9 a.m. to noon in Building 241, D173
Advanced sign up required
To sign-up for a class, send an email to CPR@anl.gov with the date of the class you wish to attend along with your name and badge number in the email. If you are signing up a family member, include their name and age along with your information, as their Argonne sponsor. Argonne sponsors are responsible for obtaining gate passes for their visitors.
Topics covered include
- Child CPR and choking
- Infant CPR and choking
- Pediatric first aid
Who can attend the class?
- Argonne and DOE employees, students, contractors and users
- Family members of Argonne and DOE employees age 12 and over
You’ll receive a certificate
Upon successful completion of the class, you will be certified in Pediatric First Aid and CPR. The certification is valid for two years. This American Heart Association course meets the regulatory requirements for child-care workers in all 50 U.S. states.
Class schedules and information about additional CPR courses are available on Inside Argonne.
Your wellbeing is Argonne’s top priority!