Time: Begins January 23rd, 6:30–8:30 PM, weekly for 5 weeks
Place: Forest Road Park building on 1/23 only; La Grande Park building for the remainder of the classes
Learn the basics of CPR, First Aid, and Fire Safety! Using guidelines provided by the American Safety & Health Institute, students who successfully complete the class receive 2-year certification cards and manuals for CPR and Basic First aid. They will also receive a certificate of completion for fire safety.
Learn how to deliver basic First Aid for emergencies such as bleeding, injury management, shock management, chest pain, allergic reaction, diabetics, and difficulty breathing. Learn CPR for all ages including the use of AED’s and what to do for someone who is choking. Students will also learn what to do if there is a fire, how to set up an emergency plan including exits and where to meet, if you are trapped, what to do, and how and when to use a fire extinguisher.
10 students maximum.
Class provides CPR/AED and First Aid books and information on fire safety.
Class includes hands skills.
About the Instructor: Melissa Padulsky, owner of Little Hearts Big World, LLC, has been an EMT in New Jersey for 14 years. She currently is a volunteer EMT with both Fanwood and Scotch Plains Rescue Squads and has worked as a paid EMT in Clark, Linden, and Elizabeth. She has been a CPR and EMT instructor for the last 10 years, and has taught at corporate training, major public gas and electric facilities, day care centers, private agencies, and EMS agencies. She has instructor certifications from NJ State EMT, American Heart Association, National Safety Council, ECSI and American Safety and Health Institute.
Little Hearts Big World, LLC. prides itself on running quality courses, with lots of hands-on practice and realistic scenarios. Its goal is to make sure students understand why they are doing something and are confident in the skills they learn during class.
For more information call 908-322-2242, email firstname.lastname@example.org or go to www.littleheartsbigworld.com
Registration: You can now register and pay online! To do so, go to Community Pass and follow the instructions on how to register online. If you prefer to fill out a paper form and pay by check, you can download a registration form. For more information, call Fanwood Recreation, 908 370-7092.