Where to Find CPR Classes
Many organizations throughout Orange County offer classes. First, determine exactly which type of class you need to take, and then find a provider below. Always call first to verify class dates and times as these can change and the web site may not have been updated.
- CPR – Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
- AED – Automatic Electronic Defibrillator
- BLS – Basic Life Support
- AHA – American Heart Association
ACLS (Certification)- Advanced Cardiac Life Support. Designed for healthcare professionals who either direct or participate in the management of cardiopulmonary arrest and other cardiovascular emergencies, including personnel in emergency response, emergency medicine, intensive care, and critical care units.
BLS Healthcare Providers (Certification) - Designed for the healthcare professional, course includes adult and pediatric CPR, relief of foreign body airway obstruction, and AED use.
CPR for Family & Friends (No certification) – For all lay rescuers; also appropriate for school children. This course includes rescue skills in CPR, the chain of survival, relief of foreign body airway obstruction, signs of a heart attack, cardiac arrest, stroke, and choking. Also, pediatric emergent situations, signs of choking in infants and children, and prevention of the most common fatal injuries in children and infants.
First Aid (Certification) – This course includes skills to effectively assess and maintain life immediately following an emergency; First Aid, CPR, and use of AED.
Heartsaver CPR (Certification) – This course includes information on first aid for choking, guidelines for adult, child, and infant CPR, heart attack symptoms and recognition of a heart attack, stroke symptoms and recognition of a stroke.
PALS (Certification) - Pediatric Advanced Life Support. Designed for healthcare providers who respond to emergencies in infants and children, including personnel in emergency response, emergency medicine, intensive care and critical care units such as physicians, nurses, paramedics and others who need a PALS course completion card for job or other requirements.
The Physical Education, Exercise Studies, Health (Movement Science) Department offers 1-credit CPR classes. Refer to Movement Sciences for dates and times.
AMERICA'S LIFE SAVERS
Blooming Grove Volunteer Ambulance Corps Training Center
Offers AHA BLS Healthcare Provider, AHA CPR for Family & Friends, AHA BLS Heartsaver, AHA Heartsaver First Aid Course, AHA Heartsaver AED, AHA CPR in Schools, AHA CPR Instructor
7 North Street
Washingtonville, N.Y. 10992
American Heart Association CPR, First Aid, and BLS Classes
155 Ice Pond Road, Brewster, NY 10509
Goshen Fire Department tation 1
99 North Church Street
Offers CPR for the Professional Rescuer, AHA Healthcare Provider CPR, Community CPR and First Aid, Basic First Aid, Wilderness First Aid, and Child and Babysitting Safety Class
P.O. Box 471
Newburgh, NY 12551
Offers ACLS and PALS
MOXIE Programs, LLC
Offers First Aid, Heartsaver CPR, AED, and BLS for Health Care Providers
National Safety Awareness, LLC
Offers AHA BLS Healthcare Providers training and renewal.
PO Box 321
Fishkill, NY 12524
Orange County Risk Management
(county employees only)
Contact: Kim Markle
SUNY Orange Central Scheduling
115 South Street, Middletown, NY 10940
Orange Regional Medical Center
Community Health Education Center
110 Crystal Run Road
Middletown, NY 10941
Offers American Heart Association BLS.
Town of Newburgh Volunteer Ambulance Corps
Offers First Aid, CPR, and AED. Other training available upon request. Please call for schedule.