Learning to Care Classes

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The Aquatic Program offers a variety of certifications to its members.

To sign-up you must come in and pay for the class in Cash or check during the business weeks prior to your class.

All classes are only open to UH Hilo students and members of the Student Life Center.

American Red Cross Classes - Spring 2016

Spring 2016 American Red Cross Classes!

First Aid/CPR/AED class

This is a one day CPR class- It is valid for 2 years and includes Adult, Child and Infant certifications CPR/First Aid/AED certifications.  Cost 40 Dollars. This is a great class to take to gain needed background knowledge and potential lifesaving skills.

  • January 30th
  • February 20th
  • April 16th

CPR/AED for Professional Rescuers and Healthcare Providers with First Aid

This is a class that is intended for students who are accepted and/or work in the Healthcare field. This class includes topics for Adult, Child and Infant skills, professional topics including Two Person CPR and use of a Bag-Valve Mask (BVM). This is a one day class offered only for UH Hilo Students and SLC members. Cost is 50 Dollars

  • January 31st
  • February 21st
  • April 17th

Lifeguard Certification

This class includes the full 2 year American Red Cross Lifeguard Certification with First Aid/CPR for the Lifeguard. All certifications are for 2 years from certification date.

There is a swim test to enter this class that will be done on day one of class. Please try the swim test before signing up for the class. Information on the swim test can be found at the red cross website. You MUST pass the swim test before signing up for the class. Please see the Lifeguards at the pool to take the test.

There are three opportunities to become certified offered this semester. Each Class is three days long; Students must attend all three days of the same class set and complete skills to earn certification. Cost 135 Dollars.

  • Option one for full certification class- March 4th, 5th, and 6th  
  • Option two for full certification class - April 22nd, 23rd, and 24th