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Victoria College’s HeartSaver class to be offered April 21

Victoria College will offer a HeartSaver First Aid class on Saturday, April 21 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. in Room 112 of VC’s Allied Health Building.

The tuition for the class is $35, and the cost for the class textbook is $15.

The class will include a lecture, discussion and skills practice following the current American Heart Association guidelines for CPR, cardiac arrest recognition, cardiac compressions first aid and the use of an automated external defibrillator (AED).

“This class is designed for non-healthcare providers, including school teachers, athletic trainers, babysitters, day care workers, volunteer responders, industrial and construction safety personnel and other lay rescuers,” said Angie Loa, Victoria College’s allied health continuing education program specialist.

The registration deadline is Thursday, April 19.

Victoria College’s Allied Health Building is located on VC’s Main Campus at 2200 E. Red River Street between Red River Street entrances 7 and 8.

For more information or to register, contact Loa at (361) 582-2412 or HealthCareers@VictoriaCollege.edu.