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

    Spring 2019 CPR/AED Courses:
    Jan 25 - 5:00-7:30pm
    Jan 28 - 9:00am-1:00pm
    Feb 2 - 9:00-11:30am
    Feb 4 - 5:00-7:30pm
    Feb 16 - 9:00-11:30am
    Feb 21 - 5:00-7:30pm
    Mar 1 - 5:00-7:30pm
    Mar 5 - 5:00-7:30pm
    Mar 19 - 5:00-7:30pm
    Mar 23 - 9:00-11:30am
    Mar 30 - 9:00-11:30am
    Apr 5 - 5:00-7:30pm
    Apr 8 - 5:00-7:30pm
    Apr 13 - 5:00-7:30pm
    Apr 23 - 5:00-7:30pm
    Apr 29 - 5:00-7:30pm

Swim Lessons

Whether you are a beginner just learning to swim or looking for additional support for your swim workout, our instructors are here to provide the instruction you need. Swim lessons are offered in one-hour time blocks for Baylor students, faculty, staff and dependents. Saturday sessions are open for Baylor faculty/staff dependents. Class size limited to 4 participants.
Cost: $10

    Spring 2019 Swim Lessons:
    Feb 2 - 9:30-11:30am (2 sessions)
    Feb 5 - 8:00-9:00pm
    Feb 8 - 5:00-7:00pm (2 sessions)
    Feb 9 - 9:30-11:30am (2 sessions)
    Feb 16 - 9:30-11:30am (2 sessions)
    Feb 19 - 8:00-9:00pm
    Feb 22 - 5:00-7:00pm (2 sessions)
    Feb 23 - 9:30-11:30am (2 sessions)

    Mar 2 - 9:30-11:30am (2 sessions)
    Mar 5 - 8:00-9:00pm
    Mar 8-17 - Spring Break Mar 19 - 8:00-9:00pm
    Mar 22 - 5:00-7:00pm (2 sessions)
    Mar 23 - 9:30-11:30am (2 sessions)
    Mar 30 - 9:30-11:30am (2 sessions)

    Apr 2 - 8:00-9:00pm
    Apr 5 - 5:00-7:00pm
    Apr 6 - 9:30-11:30am (2 sessions)
    Apr 13 - 9:30-11:30am (2 sessions)
    Apr 16 - 8:00-9:00pm
    Apr 26 - 5:00-7:00pm (2 sessions)
    Apr 27 - 9:30-11:30am (2 sessions)
    Apr 30 - 8:00-9:00pm

First Aid

This 3.5 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

Spring 2019 Courses Offered:

    Jan 26 - 9:00am-1:00pm
    Feb 9 - 9:00am-1:00pm
    Feb 23 - 9:00am-1:00pm
    Mar 2 - 9:00am-1:00pm
    Mar 25 - 5:00pm-9:00pm
    Apr 6 - 9:00am-1:00pm
    Apr 16 - 5:00pm-9:00pm
    Apr 27 - 9:00am-1:00pm

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:TBA

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:TBA