CPR Training Center

    Allegan General Hospital is an American Heart Association Authorized Provider of CPR and ECC Courses*.

Heartsaver® First Aid CPR/AED

This course covers adult/child/infant one-rescuer CPR, AED, adult/child/infant foreign body airway obstruction (choking) and how to manage illness and injuries. Fee: $68.00.

This course meets State of Michigan First Aid and CPR requirements for daycare providers and teachers. 

Saturday, August 5, 2017:  8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers

This course covers adult/child/infant CPR including two-rescuer scenarios and the use of bag mask, foreign-body airway obstruction (choking), and automated external defibrillation (AED). Fee:  $64.00.
*This is the new 2015 Basic Life Support class. Per American Heart Association guidelines there will not be renewal classes until 2018.

Friday, July 21, 2017:  8:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Babysitting Class

What you need to know and what every parent wants in a safe and responsible babysitter! Designed for 12 to 15 year olds, our Babysitting Class covers: 
  • Infant and child CPR
  • Infant and child 1st aid
  • Child development 
  • Dealing with challenging situations 
  • Keep the children you baby-sit and yourself safe
  • Nutrition
  • Entertaining children 
  • The business of babysitting
Fee: $30**

Thursday, July 27, 2017:  9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.  (FULL)
Wednesday, August 25, 2017:  9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Youth Summer Safety Series

The Youth Summer Safety Series is designed for teens ages 14 - 17 years old. Topics covered will include:
  • Otsego Fire Department will show youth how to put out a fire safely using a fire extinguisher.
  • American Red Cross will share how to build a home fire preparedness plan.
  • AGH surgical team will demonstrate how to prepare for a surgery. Youth will gown up and scrub into a mock case.
  • AGH Radiology will overview CAT scan and MRI safety. 
  • Youth will take a field trip to the 911 Center and Emergency Operation Center.
  • Youth will receive a Disaster Preparedness backpack.
  • Allegan County Sheriff’s Department will teach personal safety including self-defense techniques and situational awareness.
  • Youth will learn personal safety including self defense techniques, situational awareness, and cyber safety.
  • AGH Emergency Department will teach youth how to prioritize patients and care for major bleeding.
  • Youth will learn the vital role volunteers and community support play in healthcare.
  • All participants will receive an adult and child CPR certification and a completion certificate.

Breakfast, lunch and snacks are provided. Space is limited.  Students must attend all consecutive sessions. Participants must pay for your class at the time of registration to reserve your seat. Please Note: Parents or guardian must accompany their child to the first 15 minutes of class on the first day to complete necessary paperwork.

Monday, August 21 - Friday, August 25, 2017:  8:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

*The American Heart Association strongly promotes knowledge and proficiency in BLS, ACLS, and PALS and has developed instructional materials for this purpose. Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the American Heart Association. Any fees charged for such a course, except a portion of fees needed for AHA course materials, do not represent income to the Association.

**Thank you to the Allegan General Hospital Foundation for providing a $25 scholarship to each student that takes this class. Their kind donation has brought the cost of this class from $55 per student to $30 per student.

Contact Information:

CPR Training Center
(269) 686-4085