Free Hands Only CPR Training Available on March 24 for Red Cross Month
American Red Cross El Paso
Citizen CPR Training (Hands Only CPR)
Saturday, March 24, 2012 10:00 a.m. and 11:00 a.m.
American Red Cross office, 3620 Admiral Street (Montana between Hawkins & McRae)
Free – Advance Registration Required
The American Red Cross will offer free Citizen CPR training thanks to a grant from El Paso Community Foundation and support from Western Refining Company. Classes will be held Saturday, March 24 at 3620 Admiral Street hourly at 10:00 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. Training will last 45 minutes to one hour, and will include instruction in hands only CPR (compressions only), controlling external bleeding and managing shock. The training is not for certification; pre-registration is required at www.redcross.org/takeaclass.
About the American Red Cross
The American Red Cross shelters, feeds and provides emotional support to victims of disasters; supplies nearly half of the nation's blood; teaches lifesaving skills; provides international humanitarian aid; and supports military members and their families. The Red Cross is a charitable organization — not a government agency — and depends on volunteers and the generosity of the American public to perform its mission. For more information, please visit www.redcrosselpaso.org.
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