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Adult & Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED Training

YWCA Pekin is a proud provider of American Red Cross       

First Aid/CPR/AED training.

​The primary purpose of the American Red Cross First Aid/CPR/AED program is to help participants recognize and respond appropriately to cardiac, breathing, and first aid emergencies. This course teaches the participant the knowledge and skills needed to give immediate care to an injured or ill person and to decided whether advance medical care is needed.


The certification, which includes Adult and Pediatric First Aid, CPR, and AED training, is valid for two years upon completion and is accepted nationwide. 


We offer both a blended learning course, which includes an online portion and an instructor-led classroom skill session OR a fully instructor-led classroom session.

COURSE NAME: Adult and Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED



· Must be 15 years old on or before the scheduled session of your course.


  • Blended Learning: Online Time: 2 hours Classroom Time: 2 hours

  • Instructor Led: Classroom Time: 4 hours

  • Must complete the online portion of the class prior to the day of the onsite course.

  • After registration and payment received, an email with additional information will be sent to your email.



  • Attend and participate in class session.

  • Complete all eLearning units.

  • Demonstrate competency in all required skills, activities, and final rescue scenarios.

  • Pass First Aid, CPR, and AED final written exam with a minimum grade of 80%.


You are encouraged to register as early as possible so you have ample time to complete the online course content. Registration less than 5 days from the course will require approval from the Director of Aquatics & Fitness. 

Participants should bring the following items to each course session:

1.    Print-outs of course completion status reports (to prove videos/tests were completed online)

2.    A notebook and a pen/pencil

Contact Kyla Fountain at (309) 347-2104 or


First Aid/CPR/AED Classes

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