CPR Training

American Red Cross Adult and Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED Certification

The Department of Campus Recreation offers the American Red Cross Adult and Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED certification. Our certification is open to USA students, faculty/staff, and the community. 


Free for USA faculty/staff

$35 for USA students and Student Recreation Center members

$65 for non-USA/non-members

Please note this is a basic course for the layperson. If you need a course for a Healthcare Provider or Advanced Life Support, please contact the university's Department of EMS Education/Center for Emergency Response Training.

This course has two parts: an online portion followed by an in-person skills session. The in-person skills session is approximately two hours. Below are the instructions on how to sign up for a course.

▼   STEP 1

Select from the following dates for your in-person skill session. Remember, the online portion of the course must be completed prior to attending the in-person skill session. Registration for each skill session closes 48 hours in advance.

Skill sessions take place in the USA Student Recreation Center classroom at 51 Stadium Blvd.

Spring 2020 dates

Sunday, January 26, 5:30-7:30 PM

Thursday, February 13, 11:00 AM-1:00 PM

Monday, March 2, 5:30-7:30 PM

Sunday, March 22, 5:30-7:30 PM

Thursday, April 9, 11:00 AM-1:00 PM

Monday, April 27, 5:30-7:30 PM

Click the Campus Recreation Portal button below and instructions to log in. Pricing will be adjusted after you login.


▼   STEP 2

Register for and complete the online portion of this course. If you are a USA student or employee, please use your USA JagMail address to create an account with the American Red Cross.

If you are having trouble accessing the online portion, copy and paste this link directly into your browser: http://redcrosslearning.com/course/6d002c60-cf7c-11e5-8450-0d0cff7f5cef

You may also need to try a different web browser (Safari, Firefox, Chrome, etc).

IMPORTANT! You must complete the online portion of this course prior to attending the classroom skills assessment. You must provide proof of completion to your instructor. This can be done in one of the following ways:

  • Print out your online course completion record from the course and show it to your instructor – it will read “Proceed to Skill Session”.
  • Show the email confirmation you received upon completing the online to your instructor (i.e. show on mobile phone or other device or via printed copy)
  • Login to your account and show the instructor the completion status that appeared above the “Launch Course” button after you completed the online portion
▼   STEP 3
Attend the classroom skills assessment on your selected day and time in the Student Recreation Center classroom. Please make sure you wear comfortable clothing because you will be practicing the skills you have learned in the online portion of this certification. The deadline to cancel your skills session with a full refund is 48 hours prior to the start. If you cancel fewer than 48 hours in advance, no-show, or are late to the skills session there are no refunds and there is a $10 fee to reschedule to another session. Participants must be on time; no late arrivals will be permitted.