LCCC Offers Spring 2016 First Aid Training  

published Tuesday, March 1, 2016

Lehigh Carbon Community College (LCCC) and the American Health and Safety Institute (ASHI) will offer first aid classes designed for both adults and children, as well as in specialty cases. All classes are held at its main campus in Schnecksville.

Pediatric First Aid is ideal for babysitters, daycare providers, school staff, scout leaders, coaches or others who serve youth. Class is held Wednesday and Thursday, March 16 and 17, from 6-9 p.m. Cost is $120.

Learn how to properly apply first aid to save lives, recognize the signs and symptoms of injuries and sudden illness and deal with bleeding, shock, burns, fractures and much more. Basic First Aid is offered on May 18 from 6-9 p.m. for a cost of $70.

Students 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 a one-time class scheduled for Wednesday, March 9, from 6-9 p.m. Tuition is $70.

Wilderness First Aid offers training in patient assessment, tissue injuries, splinting and other topics used to save lives and limb in remote, possibly life-threatening situations. Class will be held Mondays, April 4-25, from 6-10 p.m. for a cost of $275.

For noncredit course and registration information, please call 610-799-1197, email ncregistrar@mymail.lccc.edu.