Heartsaver AED Course to Be Offered

by Jennifer Taggart, Public Relations Writer

Cedarville University will be offering the American Heart Association’s Heartsaver AED course on Saturday, Feb. 21 from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. in the Callan Athletic Center. This course is designed for people with little or no medical training who desire to receive certification to meet job, regulatory or other requirements.

The class includes training in how to provide adult and child CPR and how to administer an AED. The cost is $50 and online registration ends Feb. 16. To register, visit cedarville.edu/continuinged.

“Any person who takes this course will be prepared to keep someone alive until the professionals come,” said Linda Chrystal, program coordinator for continuing education.

This course is offered for individuals ages 12 and above. Students who complete the course will receive an American Heart Association Heartsaver AED completion card that is valid for two years.

Located in southwest Ohio, Cedarville University is an accredited, Christ-centered, Baptist institution with an enrollment of 3,620 undergraduate, graduate and online students in more than 100 areas of study. Founded in 1887, Cedarville is recognized nationally for its authentic Christian community, rigorous academic programs, strong graduation and retention rates, accredited professional and health science offerings and leading student satisfaction ratings.