Conducted only once a year, at a discounted price, the goal of this rally is to get as many people in Clifton trained in Adult CPR, AED & First Aid skills.
The CPR Module, including AED (Automated External Defibrillation), teaches participants to recognize and care for life-threatening respiratory and cardiac emergencies in adults. Topics include caring for conscious & unconscious choking victims; performing CPR; care for breathing & cardiac emergencies in adults; and avoiding blood borne pathogen exposure.
The First Aid Module teaches participants how to recognize emergency situations; check the scene and call for help; avoid blood borne pathogen exposure; care for wounds, bone & soft tissue injuries, head & spinal injuries, burns, heat & cold emergencies; manage sudden illnesses, stroke, seizure, bites, use of EPI pen, etc.; and minimize shock.
All participants are required to take a written test and perform the required skills. American Red Cross certification will be issued upon successful completion and is valid for 2 years. Each participant will receive a Valentine gift, to give to their loved one, with a tag that reads “I am trained in CPR and First Aid because I love you – Your Heart Is in My Hands”.
The cost is $35.00 per person. Pre-registration is required. Space is limited. Register online or at the Recreation Office. Online registration ends 2/7/19. If you are interested in registering after the online registration date ends, call the Recreation Department at (973) 470-5956 to see if space is available. There will be NO onsite registration permitted on the day of the rally.
Free Continental Breakfast available between 8:00 - 8:30 a.m. only!