Safety Education

Campus Recreation offers students, faculty & staff the opportunity to enroll in safety education classes. All courses are designed to meet OSHA regulations and are taught by certified instructors. Stop by the SLC Service Desk to register. All classes are held in the McLane Student Life Center.

You can find a list of the dates & times these classes are offered on our Events page.


This is a 2.5 hour course in which the student will learn techniques such as Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) and how to handle airway obstructions for choking situations. This program will also help the student to recognize and treat for someone who is suffering from a Heart Attack or Stroke, which are America's # 1 killers. Cost: $25

Courses Offered:

    Jan 12 - 2:30-5:00pm
    Jan 23 - 5:30-8:00pm
    Feb 6 - 5:30-8:00pm
    Feb 9 - 2:00-4:30pm
    Feb 15 - 5:30-8:00pm
    Feb 20 - 5:30-8:00pm
    Feb 28 - 3:00-5:30pm
    Mar 1 - 5:30-8:00pm
    Mar 20 - 5:30-8:00pm
    Apr 5 - 5:30-8:00pm
    Apr 10 - 5:30-8:00pm
    Apr 23 - 5:30-8:00pm

First Aid

This 4.5 hour course approved by American Environmental Health and Safety & American CPR Training, this program shows how to handle various impact injuries that may arise at home, work or play. This class provides the participant with knowledge and skills required to recognize and treat injuries such as major external and internal bleeding. Students will also learn first aid for wounds such as cuts, scrapes, bruises, infection, impaled object, amputation, eye injury, and nosebleed. Also covered is proper burn care for minor and major burns caused by heat, chemical, electrical and by the sun. Participants will also learn how to provide first aid for a bone, muscle or joint injury. Also included is when and how to properly splint or sling an injured body part. Following successful completion of the course, participants are issued Course Completion Card that is valid for two years. Cost: $35

Courses Offered:

    Jan 26 - 3:00pm-7:00pm
    Feb 10 - 10:00am-2:00pm
    Mar 13 - 5:00-9:00pm
    Apr 20 - 3:00pm-7:00pm
First Aid/CPR/AED Instructor

The purpose of this instructor course is to train instructor candidates to teach basic-level First Aid, CPR and AED courses. Following successful completion of the course requirements, participants will be certified as an instructor for a two year period. Cost: $150

Course Offered:

    Feb 23-24, 5:30-9:30pm AND
    Feb 25, 10:00am-2:00pm

Participants must attend both class days to complete the course.

Lifeguard Certification

This course teaches participants the knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. The course content and activities prepare participants to recognize and respond quickly and effectively to emergencies and prevent drownings and injuries. Following successful completion of the course, participants are issued a two year Red Cross Certification Card. Cost: $75

Course Offered:

    Mar 21-23 - 5:00pm-9:30pm AND
    Mar 24 - 10:00am-5:00pm

Participants must attend all class days to complete the course.