CPR/AED and First Aid

Save a Life!

Obtaining CPR/AED and First Aid certification is important if:

  • CPR/AED and First Aid training is required for work
  • You are a designated emergency responder at your work
  • You want to be prepared for a wide range of emergencies - either in your personal life or based on your participation in activities such as coach, youth organizations, etc.
  • You want the confidence of skills and experience when caring for young children or family members

Course Information

  • All sessions are taught by American Red Cross certified instructors and are taught in the Payne Center. All courses include lectures, videos, demonstrations, practice and testing skill scenarios, and a written exam. Upon successful completion of the course, participants will receive CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer and/or Standard First Aid certifications that are valid for two years.

Course Fees

Southern Miss Students and Payne Center Members

  • CPR/AED for Professional Rescuer: $35
  • First Aid for the Lay-Responder: $25

Community and Payne Center Non-members

  • CPR/AED for Professional Rescuer: $45
  • First Aid for the Lay-Responder: $35

Registration

  • Register at the Sales Office located in the atrium of the Payne Center. The Sales Office is open Monday - Friday from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. We accept cash, check, credit/debit, and Southern Miss account charges.

For more information on safety classes, call 601.266.5405.