Health and Safety Classes - First Aid, AED and CPR training

  • Take a Class American Red Cross. We offer classes both in-person and online in cpr, cpr first aid and aquatics.

CPR, Health and Safety

The Southeast Louisiana Chapter offers classes at four Red Cross locations or anywhere off-site in the 13-parish area. We are the most trusted training provider of health and safety training in the New Orleans area that meets OSHA guidelines and many other professional and regulatory standards. Each year, an average of more than 9 million people gain the skills they need to prepare for and respond to emergencies through American Red Cross training.

Our offerings:


American Red Cross teaches people of all ages and abilities how to swim and how to be safe in and around the water. Our courses combine the best in swim instruction with a strong emphasis on drowning prevention and water safety. Find local aquatics classes here

CPR, AED, First Aid, Wilderness First Aid

CPR, First Aid, AED, Pediatric CPR, CPR/First Aid for Professionals, Pet First Aid, Wilderness First Aid. Students must be able to perform all skills and pass written tests. Find New Orleans First Aid, AED and CPR certification and training courses here

Caregiving and Babysitting

Gain the skills to turn your interest in caring for others into a satisfying job, as a babysitter or adult caregiver. Find local caregiving or babysitting courses here

Group Training

The American Red Cross offers businesses and organizations a variety of training programs in CPR/AED, first aid, emergency response, and bloodborne pathogens training. The Red Cross translates scientific and medical research into training that can provide everyday people with the skills that may help them save a life. Classes are scheduled seven days a week and may be held at your facility or the nearest Red Cross location. A certified instructor brings training materials to certify those who meet the course objectives. The training is provided at reasonable rates; we welcome the opportunity to discuss your needs.

Call 1-800 RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767) and one of our training solution specialists will help you determine the best training option for you.

Train the Trainer Programs

Build your own training team. Join us as an Authorized Provider and we will certify your staff members as an American Red Cross instructor. Instructors may provide first aid, CPR, automated external defibrillator (AED), water safety and lifeguarding training on-site at your business or organization. This cost-effective option allows you to build your own training team and schedule training at your convenience with instructors familiar with your organization, its clients, customers and specific emergency protocols. Because Red Cross training is standardized and recognized by national, state and local authorities, proof and validity of training is easily provided to regulatory agencies.

Contact us to learn more at (504) 620-3138. Or call 1-800 RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767) and one of our training solution specialists will help you determine the best training option for you.