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CPR classes to be offered

Belfast -

BELFAST, Maine — Waldo County General Hospital is offering an American Red Cross CPR certification course. The adult CPR class will be held Monday, Dec. 12, and infant and child CPR will be Monday, Dec. 19. Both classes will run from 5 to 9 p.m. in the Waldo County General Hospital Education Center, on Northport Avenue.

Lonie Brown, certified American Red Cross instructor, will conduct the classes. The courses are ideal for daycare providers, caregivers and other interested people. Participants will receive a certification card upon successful completion of the course.

Class size is limited so registration is necessary by calling the hospital’s Education Department at 338-2500, ext. 4154. The CPR book must be picked up prior to class from the Education Department on Monday through Thursday between 8:30 a.m.  and 1 p.m.

The cost is $50 for both classes and $40 for one class. Fees should be paid when picking up class materials.

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