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Basic Life Support Recertification

The Basic Life Support certification is offered through the American Heart Association (AHA). Per AHA guidelines providers are required to renew their certification every two (2) years. Classes are offered twice a month and is limited to 6 participants per class.

To re-certify: participants are required to watch a video (part 1), complete a written quiz and demonstrate proficiency by performing CPR on a mannequin (part 2). To register for a class call the Education Department at: 620-665-2057.

For new or expired certifications the participant is required to complete an online course through the AHA website (part 1) and attend an instructor led class and demonstrate proficiency by performing CPR on a mannequin (part 2). For more information and to register for the instructor led class (part 2) call the Education Department at: 620-665-2057. Education office hours: Monday-Friday, 7:30 am to 4:30 pm.