American Red Cross

Cherokee Recreation & Parks Agency understands the importance of patrons having a certain level of preparedness therefore we partner with the Red Cross to offer a variety of programs.

Red Cross Babysitting

Purpose: To provide youth (Ages 11-15) who are planning to babysit with the knowledge and skills necessary to safely and responsibly give care for children and infants. This training will help participants to develop leadership skills; learn how to develop a babysitting business, keep themselves and others safe and help children behave; and learn about basic child care and basic first aid.

Session NameEvent DateAges
Babysitting- November 18- 9:00-2:00pm 11/18/2017 - 11/18/2017 11-15Register

CCAC Red Cross CPR Classes

These classes are taught to the Red Cross standard by Red Cross Instructors and Instructor Trainers. 

Link for online portion of class: http://redcrosslearning.com/course/f1d6cbd0-c610-11e6-8cb1-fd6cba7ba1e9

Online portion must be completed before coming to class.

Session NameEvent DateAges
First Aid, CPR and AED (October 15, 2017- 1:00-4:00pm) *Blended* 10/15/2017 - 10/15/2017 15-0Register

CCAC Red Cross Instructor Classes

These classes are taught to the Red Cross standard by Red Cross Instructors and Instructor Trainers. 

 

Session NameEvent DateAges
Lifeguard Instructor (LGI) October 2, 4, 9, 11, 16, 18 (4:30-8:30pm) 10/2/2017 - 10/18/2017 17-0Register
Water Safety Instructor (WSI) January 2-4, 2018 (9am-6pm) 1/2/2018 - 1/4/2018 17-0Register

CCAC Lifeguard Training (ARC)

This class will provide you with an American Red Cross Lifeguard/First Aid/CPR for Professional Rescuer Nationally recognized Certification.

Requirements:

You must be 15 years of age by the last day of class and be able to complete the following skills on the first day of class:

Swim 300 yds. Continuously

Tread water for 2 minutes legs only

Retrieve 10 lb. brick from 7 ft of water

Other Information:

For this class you will need to come prepared to swim every day, and be on the floor for training. Please bring a packed lunch or you may purchase food at our concessions stand.

Session NameEvent DateAges
November 20-22, 2017 (Mon-Wed 9:00-6:00pm) 11/20/2017 - 11/22/2017 15-0Register
October 7, 14, 21, 2017 (Saturdays 9:00-6:00pm) 10/7/2017 - 10/21/2017 15-0Register