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Greater Kane County Community Center

121 N. Second St., Suite “G”
St. Charles, IL 60174
630-443-8844 (Phone)
630-443-8875 (Fax)

KrettlerE@usa.redcross.org(E-mail)

 

 

American Red Cross Health and Safety Training

Contents:

1.     Course Registration & Payment Information

2.     Cancellation & Refund Policy

3.     Aquatics Courses

4.     Babysitter Training Courses

5.     CPR/AED & First Aid Classes

6.     Instructor Courses  *Scroll to the bottom for latest information.*

 

For more than a century, the American Red Cross has been saving lives with health and safety education programs. Red Cross training ranges from first aid, CPR/AED to swimming and life-guarding; from HIV/AIDS education to care giving programs like Babysitter’s Training.  American Red Cross programs help people live safer and healthier lives.

 

 

 1.  Course Registration & Payment Information

 

PLEASE NOTE:

·         Your registration is not complete, or confirmed, until payment is received in full.

 

·         Payment of fees does not guarantee that you will receive a certificate.  Course certification is dependent upon successful completion of a written & practical exam.

 

·         To register and pay for a class call the chapter office at 630-443-8844 and please have your credit card information available.

 

 

 2.  Cancellation & Refund Policy

The American Red Cross reserves the right to cancel courses due to insufficient registration. Registered participants will be notified of a cancellation by phone prior to the scheduled starting date of the class and may choose to reschedule or receive a refund.

 

Refunds are issued if class is cancelled by the Red Cross or if participant cancels with at least 24 hr. notice.

 

$20 cancellation fee with less than 24 hrs. notice or if you are a “no-show” for any regular classes.

 

$50 cancellation fee with less than 24 hrs. notice or if you are a “no-show” for any INSTRUCTOR or AQUATIC classes.

 

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All courses will be offered at the

Greater Kane County Community Center

Offices unless otherwise noted.

 

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 3.  AQUATICS COURSES

 

LIFEGUARD TRAINING

 

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Other area location to contact:

 

                 Aurora/Keeler Pool -  630- 966-4254 

 

                 Aurora/Heritage YMCA – 630-896-9782

 

                 Elgin/Taylor Y - 847-888-7410

 

                 Geneva/Delnor Health & Wellness Center 630-208-3933

 

                 St. Charles/Norris Center – 630-377-1405

 

                 Various Locations/CAATS - 630-879-1704

 

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LIFEGUARD INSTRUCTOR TRAINING ($210 - $225)

Must have taken Fundamentals of Instructor Training class, have the F.I.T. certificate,

pass pre-course testing & attend all sessions.

 

No classes scheduled at this time

 

 

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WATER SAFETY INSTRUCTOR - $200

Must have F.I.T. certificate, pass pre-course testing, and attend ALL sessions.

 

No classes scheduled at this time

 

 

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 4.  BABYSITTER TRAINING COURSES    FREE - No Fee

 

TO REGISTER    Please call the number indicated for each location.

ALL CLASS ARE  9:30 AM - 4:30 PM  UNLESS OTHERWISE NOTED

 

     

·         Batavia Public Library                             (630) 879-4775       10 South Batavia Ave. (Rt.31)

TBA

 

·         Campton Township Community Ctr  (630)  443-8844     5N082 Old LaFox Rd.  Wasco                                     

Saturday, March 6      9:00 am – 4:00 pm

 

·         Geneva Public Library                                 (630) 232-0780        127 James Street    

TBA

 

·         Kaneville Public Library                              (630) 557-2441        2S101Hartner Rd.    

TBA

 

·         Maple Park Public Library                          (815) 827-3362         302 Willow Street

TBA

 

·         St. Charles Public Library                          (630) 584-9390         1 South 6th Avenue                                                              

TBA

 

·         Town & Country Library - Elburn           (630) 365-2244          320 East North Street  

TBA

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 5.  CPR/AED & FIRST AID COURSES

 

Standard First Aid and CPR/AED-Adult  ($90)

 

CPR/AED - Provides individuals with the knowledge and skills necessary to recognize and provide basic care

for breathing and cardiac emergencies until advanced medical personnel take over. To

make participants familiar with the use of AEDs for victims of cardiac arrest and how to

safely operate the device.

 

First Aid - Gives individuals the knowledge & skills necessary to recognize & provide basic

care for injuries & sudden illness until advanced medical personnel

arrive & take over.

 

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Saturday, February 13     8:00 am - 3:30 pm

                                                 Saturday, March 20         8:00 am -  5:00 pm

 

 

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CPR/AED Adult ($60)

 

Provides individuals with the knowledge and skills necessary to recognize and provide basic care for breathing and cardiac emergencies until advanced medical personnel take over. To make participants familiar with the use of AEDs for victims of cardiac arrest and how to safely operate the device.

                                                                    

                                                                     

                                   Thursday, January 7                                         5:30 pm -10:00 pm

 

                                   Tuesday, January 19                                        5:30 pm - 10:00 pm

 

                                   Thursday, February 4                                       5:30 pm - 10:00 pm

 

                                   Tuesday, February 23                                      5:30 pm - 10:00 pm

 

                                   Thursday, March 4                                           5:30 pm - 10:00 pm

 

                                   Saturday, March 20                                         12:30 pm - 5:00 pm

 

                                   Tuesday, March 23                                          5:30 pm - 10:00 pm

 

                 * Held at Campton Township Community Center 5N082 Old LaFox Road

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CPR/AED  -  Adult, Infant & Child ($80)

 

Trains individuals to overcome any reluctance to act in emergency situations and to recognize

and care for life-threatening respiratory or cardiac emergencies in adults, infants or children.

 

                                Saturday, January 23                                        8:00 am - 3:30 pm

 

                                Saturday, February 20                                       8:00 am - 3:30 pm

 

                                Saturday, March 13                                           8:00 am - 3:30 pm

 

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CPR/AED    -    Infant & Child  ($70)

Trains individuals to overcome any reluctance to act in emergency situations and to recognize

and care for life-threatening respiratory or cardiac emergencies in infants or children.

                                            

                                   Tuesday, January 5                                     5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

 

                                   Thursday, February 11                                5:00 pm – 10:00 pm

 

                                   Tuesday, March 9                                        5:00 pm – 10:00 pm

 

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CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer ($95)

& Health Care Provider

Health Care Provider course for Nurses, EMT’s, Lifeguards

 

Each class is 2 days & you must attend both days

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                         Wed. & Thurs., January 13 and 14             (both evenings)       6:00 - 10:00 pm

 

                         Tues. & Wed.,  February 16 and 17            (both evenings)     6:00 – 10:00 pm

 

                         Wed. &  Thurs., March 17 and 18               (both evenings)       6:00 – 10:00 pm

 

 

 

                                   NOTE: Special arrangements can be made for groups of 6 or more.

 

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Standard First Aid ($55)

Gives individuals the knowledge & skills necessary to recognize & provide basic care

for injuries & sudden illness until advanced medical personnel arrive & take over                           

                                   

 

                                                                  

                                    Tuesday, January 12                                    6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

                  

                                    Thursday, January 21                                   6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

 

                                     Tuesday, February 2                                   6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

 

                                    Thursday, February 25                                 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

 

                                    Tuesday, March 2                                         6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

 

                                    Saturday, March 20                                      8:00 am – 12:00 pm

 

                                    Thursday, March 25                                     6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

 

                              * Held at Campton Township Community Center 5N082 Old LaFox Road

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                 CHALLENGE:                                       ($45)

 

Lay Responder First Aid/CPR/AED or

CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer

 

No classroom training included.  Participants will be given

a written and practical skills test only.

 

                                     Wednesday, January 20                               6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

                                     Wednesday, February 24                             6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

                                     Wednesday, March 31                                  6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

 

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First Aid for Dogs and Cats ($42)

Teaches emergency care procedures for cats & dogs and

provides tips for keeping your pet happy & healthy.

                                                           

TBA

  

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 6.  INSTRUCTOR COURSES

 

Special Note:     This course is a pre-requisite for all instructor classes

 

Fundamentals of Instructor Training (FIT) ($42)

 

Monday, January 25                       6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

 

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Instructor Pre-Course Skills Assessment   ($22)

For Lay Responder First Aid & CPR/AED Instructor Candidates  

(Strongly Recommended)

 

Wednesday, January 27                              6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

 

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Lay Responder First Aid & CPR/AED        ($240)

Instructor Training

Must:

1.     Attend all sessions,

2.     Have (FIT) Fundamentals of Instructor Training certificate, (see next section below)

3.     Pass the pre-course testing, and

4.     Be proficient at First Aid, Adult, Infant & Child CPR and AED.

Pre-course Testing

 

                                Session # 1:        Thursday, January 28                        6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

 

Instructor Training & Practice Teaching 

 

                                Session # 2:         Monday, February 8                       6:00 pm –  10:00 pm

                                Session # 3:         Tuesday, February 9                      6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

                                Session # 4:        Wednesday, February 10               6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

 

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Babysitter Instructor Training ($240)

Trains instructor candidates to teach the Babysitter Training course.

(Must have FIT certificate)

 

MUST attend all 3 sessions

 

None scheduled at this time.

 

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Water Safety Instructor Update       ($65)

 

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Bloodborne Pathogens                     ($17)

 

Trains and provides individuals with an understanding of the intent of the blood borne pathogens

regulation issued by OSHA; how disease transmission occurs; serious communicable diseases;

precautions to prevent disease transmission; and what to do if an exposure occurs.

 

Scheduled as needed - call Emily at the office 630-443-8844

 

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Pet First Aid Instructor Training    ($100)

MUST have Pet First Aid & FIT certificates and must attend both sessions.

 

None scheduled at this time.

 

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