American Red Cross Trainings

The council offers are variety of first aid training courses throughout the year.

First Aid/CPR/AED: Would you know what to do in a cardiac, breathing or first aid emergency? The right answer could help you save a life. With an emphasis on hands-on learning, our First Aid/CPR/AED courses give you the skills to save a life. First Aid, CPR (cardiopulmonary resuscitation) and AED (automated external defibrillator) training is universally recognized for its effectiveness. It can help ensure that everyone from the Scout working on a First Aid merit badge to a Scouter leading a unit on a high-adventure trek is fully prepared. Find the next available courses below.

Wilderness First Aid (WFA) is the assessment of and treatment given to an ill or injured person in a remote environment where definitive care by a physician and/or rapid transport is not readily available. During the 16-hour course, participants will learn how to assess, treat, and (when possible) contain emergencies within the scope of their training. Current certification in an adult CPR course and completion of AED training are prerequisites. Participants must be at least 14 years old or a registered Venturer. This is a 2 day course, participants must attend both days. Register for the next available course below.

CPR Instructor Course Training meets OSHA Guidelines for First Aid Programs and combines lecture, interactive video demonstrations featuring emergency scenarios that are likely to occur in a variety of environments and hands-on training to teach participants lifesaving skills.

  • First Aid: Participants learn to recognize and care for a variety of first aid emergencies, such as burns, cuts and scrapes, sudden illnesses, head, neck and back injuries, and heat and cold emergencies.

  • CPR Adult: Participants learn how to perform CPR and care for breathing and cardiac emergencies in adults

  • CPR Child and Infant: Participants learn how to prevent, recognize and respond to cardiac and breathing emergencies in infants and children under 12

  • AED: Participants learn how to use automatic external defibrillators

Length of class will vary dependent on selection of topics. 2 year certification; classroom   option ** Additional Injury control topics available for workplaces. Register for the course below.

The American Red Cross (ARC) and Emergency Care & Safety Institute (ECSI) First Aid, CPR, AED and WFA courses meet the BSA training requirements.

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  • CPR/First Aid/AED Instructor Course                                                                                      October 16 and 23, 2021; 2 day course. $95.  Oct 16 at Ogden Service Center (8am - 5pm).Oct 23 at the Orem Service Center. (8am-5pm)  Must attend both days, Must have current Basic First Aid/CPR/ AED card. Register Now

  • Basic First Aid/CPR/AED
    February 5, 2022 at Cache Valley Service Center (8am - 1pm). $35.
    Hands-on class, online portion to be completed prior to class. Register Now

  • Basic First Aid/CPR/AED
    March 18, 2022 at Ogden Service Center (5pm - 9pm). $35.
    Hands-on class, online portion to be completed prior to class. Register Now

  • Wilderness First Aid
    March 19 & 26, 2022 at Ogden Service Center (8am - 5pm). $30 youth/ $50 adults.
    Hands-on class, online portion to be completed prior to class. Must attend both days Register Now

  • Basic First Aid/CPR/AED
    April 9, 2022 at Orem Service Center (8am - 1pm). $35.
    Hands-on class, online portion to be completed prior to class. Register Now

  • Wilderness First Aid
    April 30 & May 7, 2022 at Orem Service Center (April 30; 8am - 5pm); Camp Tracy (May 7; 8am - 5pm). $30 youth/ $50 adults.
    Hands-on class, online portion to be completed prior to class. Must attend both days Register Now

  • Basic First Aid/CPR/AED
    May 14, 2022 at Ogden Service Center (8am - 1pm). $35.
    Hands-on class, online portion to be completed prior to class. Register Now

  • Basic First Aid/CPR/AED
    May 14, 2022 at Wyoming location TBA (8am - 1pm). $35.
    Hands-on class, online portion to be completed prior to class. Register Now

  • Basic First Aid/CPR/AED
    September 17, 2022 at Ogden Service Center (8am - 1pm). $35.
    Hands-on class, online portion to be completed prior to class. Register Now

  • Wilderness First Aid
    October 29 & November 5, 2022 at Camp Tracy (October 29; 8am - 5pm); Orem Service Center (November 5; 8am - 5pm). $30 youth/ $50 adults.
    Hands-on class, online portion to be completed prior to class. Must attend both days. Register Now