Red Cross Certifications
Under Governor Brown’s guidelines to support the health and safety of our community during the COVID-19 pandemic, we are not able to hold Red Cross Certification classes. Check back here for updates on programming and join us on Facebook to stay connected to the NECC community.
Red Cross Babysitter’s Training
This course teaches you what you need to know and what every parent wants in a safe and responsible babysitter! This course can help students care for children and infants, be a good leader and role model, make good decisions and solve problems, handle emergencies (such as injuries, illnesses, and household accidents) and much more. Participants will need to bring a pencil and paper to class.
Red Cross Adult & Pediatric First Aid, CPR & AED: Blended Learning Class
This course will prepare you to recognize and care for a variety of first aid, breathing, and cardiac emergencies involving adults and meets OSHA/workplace requirements. This is a blended learning course including an online portion and an instructor-led classroom skill session. The online portion must be completed prior to attending the in-class portion and must be taken on a PC or tablet with a high speed Internet connection. Allow approximately 2 hours 5 minutes to complete the online portion. Upon successful completion of this course you will receive a digital certificate for Adult First Aid/CPR/AED valid for two years.
Red Cross Lifeguard Course – Blended Learning
Red Cross Lifeguard Blended Learning class prepares the candidate to prevent and respond to emergencies in, on and around the water. Upon successful completion of this class, candidates will hold certifications in First Aid, CPR for the Professional Rescuer, AED, and Lifeguarding. Textbooks, pocket mask, whistle, and hip pack will be provided.
Red Cross Lifeguard Review Course
Lifeguarding review classes are designed to help you update your skills while also extending your certification for another two years. To register, participants will be asked to show a printed copy of their valid (or within 30 days of expiring) ARC lifeguard card and the currently Red Cross Lifeguard manual either on their mobile device or as a textbook on the first day of class. Individuals who possess a Red Cross Shallow Water Lifeguarding certification will not be eligible to enroll. All class sessions are required, no exceptions and no make-ups will be offered.