Nuvance Health offers students first-aid certification

Posted: 6/4/2020

Nuvance Health is offering the Heartsaver First Aid CPR AED certification class free of charge to high school students who were unable to complete the course in school due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

The course is offered to students living in Dutchess, Putnam and Ulster counties, as well as in Litchfield, Conn. The promotion is available from June to September for Heartsaver classes across our various locations.

Successful class completion provides two-year certification of the American Heart Association First Aid CPR AED training, covering techniques for all age groups. Certification allows for employment opportunities in babysitting, day care work, day camps and more.

Registration is required. Please visit the Nuvance Health website at Participants are asked to use promotional code CPRSTUDENT2020 at checkout to avoid the fee. Proof of high school student status including student ID, transcripts, graduation letter and/or report cards is required.

For more information, call Community Education Supervisor Wendy Hennessey at 845-475-9742 (TTY 1-800-421-1220) or via email,

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