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Brainerd YMCA offers CPR, first aid classes
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The Brainerd Family YMCA offers an American Health and Safety Institute CPR class for the community and the work place and an American Safety and Health Institute Basic First Aid class at the YMCA.


The CPR class will meet from 6-9 p.m. Monday, Aug. 18. 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. 

The Basic First Aid course will be from 6-9 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 22.

Participants will receive certifications upon completion. Cost is $47 for YMCA members and $52 for community members for each class.

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.