Division of Student Affairs
Recreational Sports Health and Safety Dates

The Health and Safety program at the Bowling Green Student Recreation Center offer classes this semester at the SRC. They are open to everyone. Just sign up at the front desk for classes that are of interest. Please review the following class offerings.


CPR/PR - AED CHALLENGE

This class includes a two-year certification; resuscitation mask and book NOT provided.

Recreational Sports Employee - $5.00  --  BGSU Students and Members - $35.00

Non-Members - $40.00

  Friday, January 16th  5-9pm
  Thursday, January 29th  5-9pm
  Tuesday, February 10th  5-9pm
  Monday, February 23rd  5-9pm
  Friday, March 20th  5-9pm
  Tuesday, March 31st  5-9pm
  Friday, April 17th  5-9pm

*Required for the class…a pocket mask and a book.  If you do not have these items they can be purchased through the Student Recreation Center for $17.00 each.


Sports Safety Training (First Aid) Full Course

3-year First Aid certification.  Includes American Red Cross book and resuscitation mask are provided.  Training is approximately 4 hours.

Recreational Sports Employee - $20.00 BGSU Students and Members - $35.00

Non-Members - $40.00

  Tuesday, January 20th  5-9pm
  Friday, February 20th  5-9pm
  Tuesday, March 17th  5-9pm
  Friday, April 24th   5-9pm

 CPR/PR FULL COURSE (Full Course, not a challenge)          

2-year CPR/AED – Professional Rescuer Certification.  The American Red Cross CPR/AED book and pocket mask included.  Class Length: 8 hours…includes adult, child and infant skills, the role of the professional rescuer, disease transmission prevention, use of a pocket mask, and two rescuer skills are also covered.

Recreational Sports Employee - $30.00 -- BGSU Students and Members - $55.00

Non-Members - $60.00

  Saturday, January 17th  12-8pm
  Saturday, February 14th  12-8pm
  Saturday, March 28th  12-8pm
  Saturday, April 11th  12-8pm

LIFEGUARD RECERTIFICATION COURSE (These are 2 separate classes)

8-hour training.  Must pass skills and exam with no review.  Renews your LGT certification and FA certification for 3-years, and your CPR/AED certification for 1-year.  Does not include book and mask.

Recreational Sports Employee - $10.00 -- BGSU Students and Members - $70.00

Non-Members - $75.00

  Saturday, January 24th  12-8pm
  Saturday, April 4th  12-8pm

LIFEGUARD TRAINING FULL COURSE

Become an American Red Cross certified lifeguard. This class includes a 3-year certification in lifeguarding and first aid; and a 1-year certification in CPR/AED. Resuscitation mask and book provided.  You MUST be at least 15 years old and pass a pre-course swimming (300 yard swim consisting of the front crawl and breaststroke, retrieve a 10 lb. brick from deep water)  challenge the first day of class to qualify for the course. Training is approximately 30 hours. Women must wear a one-piece suit, and men must wear draw string swim trunks.

Recreational Sports Employee - $75.00 -- BGSU Students and Members - $150.00

Non-Members - $155.00

 Sunday February 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd and March 1st from 1-7pm
    • This course will be held on Sundays.  Attendance at all classes is mandatory for certification purposes.
 Sunday, March 15th, 22nd, 29th and April 5th and 19th from 1-7pm
    • This course will be held on Sundays.  Attendance at all classes is mandatory for certification purposes.
    • We reserve the right to cancel any class that does not have 3 or more participants signed up the day before the class is scheduled to be taught.

Sign up for classes at the main office desk in the Student Recreation Center or call 372-2711.  You must pay for the course at that time of sign-up.  If you have any questions you can e-mail Micha Seither at smicha@bgsu.edu or Jillian Muth at muthjk@bgsu.edu.