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Brainerd YMCA offers American Health & Safety Institute CPR course

The Brainerd Family YMCA will offer an American Health and Safety Institute (AHSI) CPR course for the community and the workplace from 6:15-9:15 p.m. Tuesday, April 16, at the YMCA.

Participants will learn to recognize and respond to the signals of heart attack, cardiac arrest and stroke as well as other medical emergencies for adults, children and infants including obstructed airway (choking), allergic reactions and drowning. 

Participants will earn a two-year certification card. 

Dianna Jenkins, a certified instructor with AHSI, will teach the class.

Cost is $47 for YMCA members and $52 for community members. Class sizes are limited. Classes must be paid for at time of registration.

Online registration is available at For more information, contact Jane at the YMCA at 218-829-4767.

Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
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