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Fall 2018 Offerings
ClassDatesTime(s)          Cost         
American Red Cross Adult
and Pediatric CPR/AED/First
(One-day course)
Sept. 105:30-9:30 pmNDSU-students: $45
Members: $55
Non-members: $65
Sept. 24
Oct. 15
Nov. 5
Nov. 26
American Red Cross CPR for the Professional Rescuer and Health Care Provider (CPRO) (One-day course)Sept. 158:30 am-3:30 pmNDSU-students: $60
Members: $80
Non-members: $100
Lifeguard Full Course
(Three-day Course)

Nov. 9 -
Nov. 11

Friday: 5-10 pm
Saturday: 8 am-8 pm
Sunday: 11 am-8 pm
NDSU-students: $160
Members: $200
Lifeguard Review Course

Oct. 138:30 am-4 pmNDSU-students: $80
Members: $100

Registration is now open here!

A variety of Safety Education courses are offered each semester at the Wellness Center with the addition of aquatics. 

  • Capacity: 12 people
  • Registration closes one day prior to class date.


Class Descriptions

American Red Cross Adult and Pediatric CPR/AED/First Aid: The Adult and Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED course incorporates the latest science and teaches people to recognize and care for a variety of first aid emergencies. Emergencies include burns, cuts, sudden illnesses, head/neck & back injuries, and heat/cold emergencies. It also teaches people how to respond to breathing and cardiac emergencies to help victims of any age. Individuals who successfully complete this course will receive a certificate for Adult and Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED valid for two years. (Open to all.)

American Red Cross CPR for the Professional Rescuer and Health Care Provider (CPRO): The purpose of the American Red Cross CPR for the Professional Rescuer and Health Care Provider course is to train professional-level rescuers to respond to breathing and cardiac emergencies in adults, children and infants until more advanced medical personnel take over. This course has been updated to meet the ECC 2010 guidelines in 2017.

American Red Cross Lifeguard Full Course: The purpose of this American Red Cross Lifeguarding course is to provide entry-level lifeguard participants with the knowledge and skills to prevent, recognize and respond to aquatics emergencies. Participants will also be able to provide care for breathing/cardiac emergencies, injuries and sudden illnesses until emergency medical services (EMS) personnel take over. *Participants must complete these prerequisites.

American Red Cross Lifeguard Recertification: The purpose of this course is renewing certification of currently certified American Red Cross Lifeguards. *Participants must complete these prerequisites.

Water Safety Instructors: This American Red Cross course is designed to train swim lesson instructors. Participants must be 15 years of age by the last day of class and be able to complete level 4 exit skills (American Red Cross Learn-To-Swim Level 4). Pre-test of level 4 skills will be done the first night of class. Participants need to bring a one piece suit or swim trunks and goggles. *On the Monday before the weekend class, an e-mail link will be sent to each participant for the prerequisite work.


Ryan MacMaster
Assistant Director of Operations and Aquatics 

Student Focused. Land Grant. Research University.

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North Dakota State University
Phone: +1 (701) 231-5200 / Fax: (701) 231-5205
Campus address: Wallman Wellness Center 100
Physical/delivery address: 18th Street and Centennial Blvd., Fargo, ND 58102
Mailing address: NDSU Dept. 3450 / PO Box 6050 / Fargo, ND 58108-6050
Page manager: NDSU Wellness Center

Last Updated: Wednesday, August 01, 2018 10:40:50 AM
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