CPR & First Aid

Build Confidence to Respond

Would you know what to do in a cardiac, breathing or first aid emergency? We can never predict when or where an emergency might occur, but CPR and First Aid certification is a simple step that can help protect you, your family and your community.

Class Details

Ages 16+
2-year certification

Programs Directory

Lifeguard Certification

Help reduce drowning risks and provide a safe space to swim. If you’re interested in working as a lifeguard for the YMCA, training may be available at no cost to you.

Financial Assistance Available

The Y is here for ALL. Our financial assistance program, supported in part through donations, provides access to membership and programs.

Frequently Asked Questions

Upon completion of each course, certification is valid for 2 years.

Yes! The YMCA is now providing special group rates to businesses for CPR + AED and First Aid training from The Health & Safety Institute, This blended learning approach uses online and in-person education making these life-saving skills more accessible than ever. Class size is limited to 10 people and can be held at your business or the Downtown YMCA. Contact us for more information.