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CPR Classes


All CPR classes are taught under current American Heart Association guidelines.



Types of Classes:
  • BLS for Healthcare Providers: This course is designed to provide a wide variety of healthcare professionals the ability to recognize several life-threatening emergencies, provide CPR, use an AED, and relieve choking in a safe, timely and effective manner.  This course is for healthcare professionals who need to know how to perform CPR, as well as other lifesaving skills, in a wide variety of in-hospital and out-of-hospital settings. Once certified, the card is good for two years.
  • Heartsaver CPR: This class is for the general public or for individuals that need the certification for work but are not in the healthcare field, i.e. personal trainers, daycare workers, and scout leaders. This class covers adult, child, and infant CPR & choking and the use of an AED (automated external defibrillator), scene safety and medical emergencies such as: allergic reactions, choking (adult & child), heart attack, stroke, diabetes, seizures, bleeding, bandaging, spinal injuries, bone and joint injuries, burns and electrocution. Once certified, the card is good for two years.
Class Fees:
  • $50 Healthcare Provider / Heartsaver CPR
  • Class fees are collected the day of class by check only, cash will not be accepted
  • A book issued by the American Heart Association is included in your class fee. 
Class Reservations:
  • For reservations call (847) 318-6721 or email Brigid Madden.
  • Include your name, phone number, email address, class date and which class you would like to attend.
  • For reservations of group classes, please email the Fire Department  with the requested date, group size and company name and address.
  • CPR classes are located in the basement classroom at Station 36. The address is 1000 N Greenwood Avenue, or the intersection of Oakton and Greenwood.
  • Students' cars may be parked in the lot off Oakton or the lot off Greenwood.
  • Follow the signs to the classroom entrance.


Instructor: FF/PM Robert Sempoch


Class Schedule: 2017
Healthcare Provider CPR

9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Saturday, January 21st

Saturday, February 11th


Heartsaver CPR                   

1:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Saturday, January 21st

Saturday, February 11th















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