Bowdoin offers employees the opportunity to take potentially life-saving cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and automatic external defibrillation (AED) training conveniently right on campus several times a year. Our trainers user American Red Cross CPR/AED programs that are designed to give you the confidence to respond in an emergency situation with skills that can save a life.
Hands-on skills training prepares participants to respond to breathing and cardiac emergencies in adults. This course will teach participants to:
- Call and work with emergency medical services
- Perform CPR and care for breathing and cardiac emergencies
- Avoid bloodborne pathogen exposure
- Learn the role of AEDs