First Aid and CPR Certification

5 hours
Course mode: 

This course teaches how to provide Adult/Child/Infant CPR, use automated external defibrillators (AEDs), and give first aid for fractures, respiratory failure, and environmental emergencies such as bites, stings, hypothermia and heat stroke. The course also addresses shock, heart conditions, and Good Samaritan laws. Participants should arrive 15 minutes before the scheduled time to check in.

Accommodations and language services 

The University of Washington is committed to providing access, equal opportunity, and reasonable accommodations to individuals who need them. 

  • To request a disability accommodation, please contact the UW Disability Services Office at 206-543-6450 (V), 206-543-6452(TTY), or email at 

  • To request safety training in a language other than English, please contact EH&S training at and notify your supervisor. EH&S will work with you and your supervisor to arrange for interpretation or translation services. 

  • For other accommodation requests, please contact EH&S Training at  

Intended Audience 

Required for employees expected to provide first aid in the workplace. Retraining is required every 2 years.


EH&S Training Contact

(206) 543-7201