DOTHAN, Ala., July 2, 2012 - Each year, more than 5 million people learn how to save a life in American Red Cross training classes and people in the Wiregrass area can join the ranks of these everyday heroes by taking a class now.
The First Aid and CPR/AED course teaches people how to perform CPR and use an AED, what to do if someone is choking, and how to prevent and respond to other emergencies until advanced medical help arrives. Course participants also learn how to control bleeding as well as how to care for seizures and other sudden illnesses.
The Red Cross in Dothan is offering the following course:
Adult First Aid/CPR/AED
July 14 from 9 am – 2:30 pm
1004 Montezuma Avenue, Dothan, Alabama
Red Cross training courses meet OSHA guidelines, feature hands-on skills practice and include 2 year certifications, free digital materials and skill refreshers. Visit redcross.org/training or call 1-800-RED-CROSS for details and to register for a class.