Learn CPR for infants, children
WEST BURLINGTON — Great River Health Systems is offering an infant and child CPR class from 6:30 to 9 p.m. on Tuesday, June 4.
The goal of this class is to ensure adequate instruction and practice so participants can calmly and effectively react when a baby or young child requires emergency care for breathing or choking problems.
This free class is open to parents, grandparents, older siblings and baby-sitters. Registration is required.
The class includes demonstration and practice of what to do for a choking infant and child, discussion of feelings family members have about performing CPR on their own children, preparing your home for an emergency and step-by-step demonstration and practice of CPR on “Resusci-baby” and “Resusci-child”
To register for a class or to get more information, call Great River Corporate Education at 319-768-4070 or toll-free at 866-297-9516, between 7 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. You also may register online at www.GreatRiverMedical.org/events.