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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 with First Aid: $80

Community and Payne Center Non-members

  • CPR/AED for Professional Rescuer with First Aid: $100

Class Dates

  • February 8 (11am-5pm)
  • April 26 (11am-5pm)
  • May 17 (11am-5pm)


  • Register at the Sales Office located in the Payne Center Atrium. The Sales Office is open Monday - Friday from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. 

For more information on safety classes, call 601.266.5405.

  • If a class has fewer than 5 registered than that class will be canceled and the registrants will be moved to next course offering.
  • To inquire about setting up a certification class, contact Sam%20DiMaggio at 601-266-5840.


Contact Us

Campus Recreation
Payne Center
118 College Dr. #5155
Hattiesburg, MS 39406

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