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About CERTIFICATIONS

  • Winter Break Hours Begin Friday, Dec. 14

    On 12/14, the Rec Center will change to Winter Break hours. Check the website for an updated list of hours & closures.
  • Indoor Track & Weight Room Turf Closed Dec.10-13

    Indoor track to be re-striped; Weight Room turf to be painted with yard lines and fitness ladder. Our apologies for any inconvenience.
  • Finals Survival Week Starts Thursday

    Check out all the free activities and events happening Dec. 6-13 to help you de-stress during finals.
  • New blog post @ The Weekly Well-Cat

    Check out the latest commentary from Rec Director Troy Vaughn.
  • Outdoor Rec closed for Winter Break. Reopens Jan. 8, 2019.

    Contact crec-outdoorrecreation@email.arizona.edu for all past due rentals or general inquiries.

What are Certifications?

Through the American Red Cross, Campus Recreation offers certification courses in CPR/AED, First Aid, Lifeguarding, Instructor Certifications and more. Our Aquatics staff are here to help you become knowledgeable, prepared, and ready for any emergency that may come your way.

CPR/AED

This hands-on skills training prepares students to respond to breathing and cardiac emergencies. It also teaches the skills and knowledge needed to provide care for victims of sudden cardiac arrest through the safe use of an automated external defibrillator (AED).

First Aid

The purpose of this course is to help participants identify and eliminate potentially hazardous conditions in their environment, recognize emergencies and make appropriate decisions for first aid care.  It teaches skills that participants need to know in order to provide immediate care of a suddenly ill or injured person until more advanced medical care arrives.

Lifeguarding

Through videos, group discussion and hands-on practice, you’ll learn teamwork, rescue and surveillance skills, First Aid and CPR/AED and other skills you need to work as a professional lifeguard.  Prerequisites: Must be at least 15 years old and pass certain swimming requirements.

 
FOR MORE INFORMATION

Jaclyn Pryor — Aquatics Specialist
Phone: (520) 621-0473   Email: CREC-Aquatics@email.arizona.edu
Campus Recreation Center - Room 116/112

TO REGISTER FOR certification CLASSES, CLICK HERE