Through guided instruction and hands on practice with a certified instructor, participants will gain confidence in caring for adults, children and infants. After completing all requirements of the course, participants will receive an American Red Cross adult, child and infant CPR/AED and first aid certifications valid for 2 years.This course trains participants to respond to emergencies in their communities, workplaces and homes. Participants will learn to respond and care for unconscious victims, breathing emergencies, sudden illness, bleeding, and more.


2020 Dates: Instructor Lead Courses: Requires no online course work.

All courses are currently postponed.

2020 Dates: Blended Learning: These courses require participants to complete 2.5 hours of online course work. The online course work will be emailed to participants one week prior to the first course date. All online course work must be completed prior to the in-person skill day.

  1. June 30, 9am – 11am (registration code: 260202 D9)


For those currently certified ** Note, due to the current health crisis, 120-day certification extensions are available at


Some skill sessions require strenuous physical activity. If you have a medical condition or disability or if you have any question’s regarding your ability to participate fully in this course, discuss this with your health care provider and connect with Jennifer

Please wear comfortable clothing and avoid wearing dangling jewelry or jewelry with sharp edges.

Fee per person: $78

Refunds or transfers of any kind are not permitted.


Registration: Registration forms must be completed and submitted to the UMF Fitness & Recreation Center front desk, with full payment prior to the start of the course.


A minimum of three (3) registered participants required five (5) business days prior to the first class.


Registration Form (pdf)


First Aid-CPR-AED Participant’s Manual (FREE Manual Download)

**New for 2020 Courses: Participants must register and pay for the course prior to accessing the online course work**


Complete and submit the form to Jennifer Pageot at the address below.

For Aquatics / Pool info, contact:

Jennifer Pageot
Assistant Director, Fitness & Recreation Center
Aquatic, Health and Safety Educator
tel 207-778-7437

Contact Us

UMF Fitness & Recreation Center
University of Maine at Farmington
152 Quebec Street
Farmington, ME 04938
tel 207-778-7495
fax 207-778-7202