Teton County/Jackson Parks and Recreation is now offering American Red Cross CPR and First Aid Courses. The content within the First Aid/CPR/AED program reflects the most current scientific recommendations, and includes the knowledge and skills necessary for participants to safely identify and give appropriate care, regardless of the type of the emergency.
This program stresses the basic steps to follow in any emergency, beginning with the most important step - the decision to act - and helps participants confront their fears of getting involved and giving care.
The American Red Cross program explains the emergency medical services (EMS) system, emphasizes the need for rapid medical assistance in and emergency and provides instruction on appropraite care for a variety of injuries and sudden illnesses that first responders may encounter in their workplaces, communities and homes.
Upon successful completion of the course, student will receive an American Red Cross Certification valid for two years. All classes will be held at the 4H Extension Building at the southwest corner of Miller Park. We ask that all participants arrive on time.
The doors will be locked 5 minutes after class begins. No one will be allowed in after the doors are locked and refunds for being late will not be given. If you are interested in registering for any of the following courses, please contact the Recreation Center Front Desk at 307-739-9025.
More classes may be scheduled based upon the demand. Please call Chuck Parquet at 307-732-5760 if you are interested in a course but cannot make one of the classes offered.