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American Red Cross Lifeguard Training

Certification Training | Adults | Programs & Activities | Valley of the Sun YMCA

Emergency Training This course provides entry-level lifeguard participants with the knowledge and skills to prevent, recognize and respond to aquatics emergencies and to provide care for breathing and cardiac emergencies, injuries and sudden illnesses until emergency medical services (EMS) personnel take over.   For registration or more information, please contact your local branch.… Read More

YMCA Lifeguard Crossover

Lifeguard Training | Adults | Teens | Certification & Training | Programs & Activities | Valley of the Sun YMCA

Have you ever considered becoming a lifeguard? If so, there’s never been a better time to take one of the many life guarding certification classes offered at the YMCA. That’s because becoming a lifeguard can not only open the door to new job opportunities, but it provides essential safety education that’s focused on preventing accidents… Read More

YMCA Lifeguard Training

Lifeguard Training | Adults | Teens | Certification & Training | Programs & Activities | Valley of the Sun YMCA

Prevent, Recognize and Respond! This course provides entry-level lifeguard participants with the knowledge and skills to prevent, recognize and respond to aquatics emergencies and to provide care for breathing and cardiac emergencies, injuries and sudden illnesses until emergency medical services (EMS) personnel take over. For registration or more information, please contact your local branch.… Read More

S.E.I Certification

Scuba | SEI Certification | Adults | Teens | Certification & Training | Programs & Activities | Valley of the Sun YMCA

Providing knowledge and skill-based courses Scuba Educators International (S.E.I), an organization made up of professional and certified scuba instructors, and the YMCA have partnered to offer a comprehensive Scuba Diving certification. This course is taught by highly trained, professional divers at your local YMCA location. For registration or more information, please contact your local branch.… Read More

CPR/AED PRO

CPR/AED PRO | Adults | Teens | Certification & Training | Programs & Activities | Valley of the Sun YMCA

What You Know Could Save a Life! Cardiopulmonary resuscitation also known as CPR is a lifesaving technique useful in many emergences, including heart attack or near drowning, which someone’s breathing or heartbeat has stopped. This class is designed to teach the proper techniques used in CPR to adults, teens, and youth. Participates will receive training… Read More

Oxygen Administration

Oxygen Administration | Adults | Teens | Certification & Training | Programs & Activities | Valley of the Sun YMCA

Emergency Oxygen Training Our Emergency Oxygen Administration training program helps participates learn how to provide first aid care and emergency oxygen for suddenly ill or injured patients. For registration or more information, please contact your local branch.… Read More

First Aid Administration

First Aid | Adults | Teens | Certification & Training | Programs & Activities | Valley of the Sun YMCA

What You Know Could Save a Life! Our First Aid Administration training program provides workplace and community training in first aid emergency skills. This course is designed to help participates develop the necessary skills and knowledge to properly respond to a medical emergency. Participates will become familiar with a variety of settings including soft tissue… Read More

CPR/AED

CPR/AED | Adults | Teens | Certification & Training | Programs & Activities | Valley of the Sun YMCA

What You Know Could Save a Life! Cardiopulmonary resuscitation also known as CPR is a lifesaving technique useful in many emergences, including heart attack or near drowning, which someone’s breathing or heartbeat has stopped. This class is designed to teach the proper techniques used in CPR to adults, teens, and youth. Participates will receive training… Read More

Blood Borne Pathogens

Illness Prevention | Adults | Teens | Certification & Training | Programs & Activities | Valley of the Sun YMCA

Learn, Protect, Prevent! This will help you learn about blood borne pathogens; what they are and how they are transmitted. We also discuss how to protect yourself and others from exposure to blood borne pathogens. For registration or more information, please contact your local branch.… Read More