The Rex Wellness Centers offer a variety of American Heart Association (AHA) certification courses. These courses will teach you how to respond when someone around you is faced with a life threatening emergency such as a stroke, heart attack and choking.
The following courses are for individuals, if you a business or organization interested in certifying your employees, please explore our corporate and community offerings.
- CPR for Family and Friends (not a certification class) - This class teaches rescue skills in CPR and relief of foreign-body airway obstruction. During this course, you will receive valuable information about the AHA Chain of Survival, signs of a heart attack, stroke and choking. You will also learn about ways to avoid sudden infant death syndrome and some of the most common fatal injuries in infants and children. Participants will receive a course completion card.
- Cost: Members $40; Non-Members $40
- Basic Life Saving (BLS) for the Healthcare Provider - This course is designed to teach the skills of CPR for victims of all ages, use of an automated external defibrillator (AED) and relief of foreign-body airway obstruction. It is intended for participants who provide health care to patients in a wide variety of settings. Participants will receive an American Heart Association certification card.
- Cost: Members $70; Non-Members $80
AHA Courses are offered at all five Rex Wellness Center locations. contact the location of your choice to enroll today!
CPR Classes Schedule
Rex Wellness of Cary
September 21 from 1:00 PM - 5 PM (BLS)
October 19 from 1 PM - 5 PM (BLS)
August 12 from 9 AM - 1 PM (Family & Friends)
September 9 from 9 AM - 1 PM (Family & Friends)
October 14 from 9 AM - 1 PM (Family & Friends)
November 11 from 9 AM - 1 PM (Family & Friends)
Rex Wellness of Garner
Both BLS and First Aid classes are offered at the Garner location. Please contact Max Gerber at 919-661-6107 for availability.
Rex Wellness of Raleigh (All Classes are Family & Friends)
September 2 from 9 AM - 1 PM
October 7 from 9 AM - 1 PM
November 4 from 9 AM - 1 PM
December 2 from 9 AM - 1 PM