RED CROSS

RED CROSS

RED CROSS

A CLASS FOR EVERY SAFETY NEED

The Upper Valley Aquatic Center offers a full spectrum of American Red Cross courses for individuals and organizations who need group training. We have seasonal training for all of your safety needs. CPR/AED/FIRST AID, Lifeguard Certification, Re-certification. Our resident Red Cross Director can even come to your camp, school, business, or center to certify your staff.

A minimum of four participants are required to run any listed program. Notification of a class cancellation will be given no less than 24 hours in advance of a class with insufficient numbers.

CLICK HERE FOR REGISTRATION FORM**Registration REQUIRED one week in advance of class date for all blended learning classes.

Ways to register

  1. By phone: 802-296-2850 x 0
  2. In person at the Welcome Desk: Bring Registration form to the UVAC Welcome Desk, or mail it to us using the address below with payment to secure your spot.
  3. By mail:
    Upper Valley Aquatic Center
    Attention: Nate McCann
    PO Box 1198
    White River Junction, VT 05001

Need more info?
802-296-2850 ex 207
Contact Nate [email protected]             

COMING SOON!

  • Remote Wilderness First Aid

CURRENTLY OFFERED COURSES

LIFEGUARD CERTIFICATION

Learn essential lifeguard skills including CPR/AED/First Aid, with the most up-to-date protocols and be ready for a job as a Lifeguard. Prerequisites: Complete the 7-hour online course that is sent out one week prior to the start of the course (online materials can be sent out earlier than one week upon request), ability to swim 300 yards, tread water with no hands for 2 minutes, and complete a timed drill diving for a weighted brick. Must be 15+.
Fee is $340 – Pick one weekend.
**This is a blended learning class and requires access to a computer to enroll**

  • July 22-July 24 Monday-Wednesday 9am-6pm
    Instructor: Nate McCann
  • July 26 – July 28
    Friday: 5–9pm, Saturday: 8am–6pm, Sunday: 8am–6pm
    Instructor: Nate McCann
  • August 12-August 14 Monday-Wednesday 9am-6pm
    Instructor: Nate McCann

Classroom portion of training will be held over a three day period.

LIFEGUARD RE-CERTIFICATION

Refresh your lifeguard skills with the most up-to-date protocols. Prerequisites: ability to swim 300 yards, tread water with no hands for 2 minutes, and complete a timed drill diving for a weighted brick.
Fee is $195 – Pick one Friday/Saturday session

  • August 15 – 16
    Thursday and Friday 8–5pm
    Instructor: Nate McCann

CPR/AED/ FIRST AID CERTIFICATION/ RE-CERTIFICATION ADULT AND PEDIATRIC

This course is designed for regular people who want to learn how to save lives in an emergency. This course is also made for those looking to be re-certified to have the latest protocols on how to save a life. Prerequisite: Complete the 2.5 hour online course that is sent out one week prior to the start of the course (online materials can be sent out earlier than one week upon request).
Fee is $110 – Pick one Thursday
**This is a blended learning class and requires access to a computer to enroll**

  • Thursday, July 25 @ 5pm-8pm
    Instructor: Nate McCann
  • Wednesday, August 21  @ 12pm-3pm
    Instructor: Nate McCann

BASIC LIFE SUPPORT

This course is designed to train professionals to respond to cardiac and breathing emergencies for adult, child, and infant victims.
Prerequisites: Complete the 3-hour online course that is sent out one week prior to the start of the course (online materials can be sent out earlier than one week upon request).
Fee is $65 – Pick one Sunday.
**This is a blended learning class and requires access to a computer to enroll**

  • Sunday, August 11 @ 2pm-6pm    Instructor: Nate McCann
  •  Sunday, August 18 @ 2pm-6pm   Instructor: Nate McCann

CLICK HERE FOR REGISTRATION FORM

REFUND POLICY

A non-refundable payment reserves your spot in the course with the following exceptions:

  1. If UVAC or the Red Cross cancels the program (including for weather) we will issue a FULL refund
  2. If the enrolled student does not pass the swim test, they will be given a six-month grace period to take another course, but no money will be refunded
  3. If the student cancels with LESS THAN A TWO WEEK notice, only a 50% refund will be issued or the student may choose a full credit for the next class
  4. If the enrolled student does not pass the course upon completion of all sessions they will be given a six-month grace period to take another course, but no money will be refunded