LCCC Offers First Aid Training for Spring 2021

published Wednesday, March 17, 2021
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                             CONTACT:  Linda Baker, Executive Director of College Relations
                                                                                610-799-1584                    
                                                                                Lbaker4@lccc.edu
 
 
LCCC Offers First Aid Training
 
Schnecksville, Pa., March 17, 2021 – Lehigh Carbon Community College (LCCC) will offer a variety of first aid classes at the main campus in Schnecksville, Pa.
 
People wanting to learn how to recognize the signs and symptoms of injury and sickness in dogs and cats, treatments for common ailments, and solutions for handling emergencies can take Basic First Aid- Dogs and Cats, a one-time class scheduled for Tuesday, April 6, from 6 to 9 p.m. Fee is $84.
 
AHSI Pediatric First Aid is ideal for daycare providers, school staff, scout leaders, coaches or others who work with youth. It includes CPR, AED and First Aid specifically for children.  Class will be held Tuesday and Wednesday, May 11 and 12, from 6 to 9 p.m. Fee is $136.
 
Babysitters wanting to know more about what to do if something happens to a child they are caring for will learn babysitting as a business, safety/injury prevention, leadership, play time, basic caregiving skills and basic first aid. The Babysitting First Aid class is held on Saturday, May 22, from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Fee is $136.
 
Wilderness First Aid offers training in patient assessment, tissue injuries, splinting and other topics used to save lives and limbs in remote, possibly life-threatening situations. Classes will be set up upon request by emailing pdonohue@lccc.edu. Class fee is $325.
 
Please make note that smaller classes and live remote options may be available due to the guidelines put in place for COVID-19, and participants will be contacted via email or phone.
 
For noncredit course and registration information, please call 610-799-1574. To register, call 610-799-1197, email ncregistrar@mymail.lccc.edu.