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CPR, First Aid and Babysitter Certification Classes

The Scottsdale Fire Department offers CPR and First Aid certification classes for the community.  All classes are offered at Scottsdale Fire Headquarters at 8401 E. Indian School Rd. in Scottsdale.  Class sizes are a minimum of 8 and a maximum of 20.

Pre-registration is required, as space is limited.  To register for an upcoming class, call 480-312-7957 or click on the link below.


For more information on certification classes, please call 480-312-1879.





Basic CPR/AED and First Aid Combination Class


This course is intended for community members and people who do not work in the healthcare field but are required to or just desire to have CPR/AED and First Aid knowledge and skills.

It is ideal for employee emergency response teams, school bus drivers, adult residential care personnel, child care workers, teachers, parents and babysitters.

CPR instruction will include infant, child and adult.

Instruction offered on Saturdays from 8:30 am- 1 pm.

Upcoming classes dates are:

January 10, 2015
May 2, 2015
September 5, 2015

CPR for Professionals


This course is intended for healthcare providers, first responders, and professional rescuers in and outside the hospital or for those needing professional level basic life support training as a job requirement.

Instruction is from 8:30 am - 12:30 pm and offered on the following dates:

April 11, 2015
October 3, 2015
Child & Babysitter Safety


This course is designed for young adults who will be babysitting or providing child and infant care.  The program will teach the importance of responsibility, recognizing an emergency, emergency action steps, personal safety, fire safety, water safety, infant care, and also basic first aid and choking management. 

Many experts feel that fourteen (14) is generally an appropriate age to begin babysitting, but maturity, responsibility and the ability to react effectively in case of an emergency must always be considered regardless of age. The age range is 12-17.

Classes are held from 9am - 3 pm with a break for lunch.

Please bring a sack lunch!

Upcoming class dates include:

 June 13, 2015
November 7, 2015


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