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Only 32% of cardiac arrest victims receive CPR from a bystander.  Performing CPR immediately after a sudden cardiac arrest can double or triple a victim’s chance of survival.

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The Arcata Volunteer Firefighters Association (AVFA) offers cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR), automated external defibrillator (AED), and First-Aid classes for lay rescuers.  In these classes, students learn how to recognize the signs of a cardiac emergency, and how to sustain life with Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation until emergency medical help can arrive.  This is a skill anyone in the community can learn.

Basic classes offered ​are NOT suitable for those needing Professional Rescuer or Health Professional CPR.

Classes Available: 

ClassDescriptionCostSchedule
Care Plus CPRAdult, Child & Infant CPR/AED$50Fourth Thursday of each month
Basic Plus CPRAdult CPR/AED & First Aid$75Fourth Saturday of each month
Premium Plus CPRAdult, Child & Infant CPR/AED with First Aid$85Please contact the instructors at cpr@arcatafire.org for scheduling and registration
Healthcare Provider CPR (BLS)Adult, Child & Infant CPR/AED$60Please contact the instructors at cpr@arcatafire.org for scheduling and registration

Healthcare Provider CPR (BLS) classes are designed for individuals who need CPR training suitable for professional rescuers or medical professionals to re-certify.

Classes are held in the Classroom at the Arcata Downtown Station: 631 9th Street, Arcata, CA 95521.  Monthly classes may be canceled and/or rescheduled if the class size is not adequate for instruction or if COVID-19 regulations prohibit it.​ Additionally, AVFA may, upon request, be able to come to your place of business to instruct.

Additional class dates can be scheduled if you are registering a group.

Not sure what class to take?  Feel free to contact us at cpr@arcatafire.org to discuss your options.

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PAYMENT FOR CPR OR FIRST AID CLASSES IS MADE TO THE ARCATA VOLUNTEER FIREFIGHTERS ASSOCIATION VIA PAYPAL

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