CPR Course

Adult & Pediatric CPR / AED / First Aid Course

Course Description

This American Red Cross course will help prepare you to act in the event of an emergency, no matter your walk of life! In this American Red Cross blended-learning course, you will learn how to provide care for persons in cardiac arrest, choking, and those in-need of first aid care. This course prepares you to act in emergencies involving adults, children, and infants. Be prepared to help; you never know when you may need it! Sign up for one of our upcoming courses!

The Adult and Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED course incorporates the latest science and evidence-based techniques and teaches students to recognize and care for a variety of first aid emergencies such as burns, cuts, scrapes, sudden illnesses, head, neck, back injuries, heat and cold emergencies and how to respond to breathing and cardiac emergencies to help persons of any age – adults (about 12 years and older) and pediatric (infants and children up to 12 years of age). Students who successfully complete this course will receive a certificate for Adult and Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED, which is valid for two years.

Course Details

This is a blended learning course which uses both online learning and in-person learning.  You will be expected to spend approximately 2.5 hours completing online coursework and attend the 2 hour in-person skills session. This course requires the online coursework be completed prior to the in-person skills session.


YWCA Members: $70 

Non-Members: $99

Register online by clicking here or call our aquatics department at 717-334-9171 ext. 129.

Please register & pay prior to the scheduled in-person skill session. Once registered, contact our CPR Instructor, Mark Rivera, via email at mrivera@ywcagettysburg.org to have your online coursework emailed to you.

Upcoming Blended Learning Class Dates & Times

Register at least 2 days prior to the in-person class session so you have enough time to complete the required online coursework.


Class 1PR

January 14, 5pm – 7pm

Class 1PR2

January 21, 5pm – 7pm


Class 2PR

February 4, 5pm – 7pm

Class 2PR2

February 18, 5pm – 7pm


Class 3CPR

March 4, 5pm – 7:15pm

Class 3CPR2

March 18, 5pm – 7:15pm


Class 4CPR

April 8, 5pm – 7:15pm

Class 4CPR2

April 22, 5pm – 7:15pm


Class 5CPR

May 6, 5pm – 7:15pm

Class 5CPR2

May 20, 5pm – 7:15pm

Steps to Successfully Passing the Course

  1. Register for the course online, with our front desk, or aquatics department.
  2. Email our Instructor, Mark Rivera, at mrivera@ywcagettysburg.org to receive your online coursework link.
  3. Complete all online coursework prior to the first in-person session.
  4. Attend the in-person skills session at the Gettysburg YWCA.

Cancellation, Refund, Failure & Behavioral Policies

Please click here to view our policies regarding cancellations, refunds, course failure and participant behavior.