Upcoming Training Events

Chest-Compression-Only CPR

Do you have an upcoming program where you would like people to learn chest-compression-only CPR? These free training sessions are offered by the REACT (Resuscitation Education And CPR Training) Group, University of Arizona College of Medicine students who volunteer to teach the community. Note: these are not CPR certification classes. For more information, please email heart@u.arizona.edu or call 520-626-4146.

Certification Courses

Contact your local American Red Cross for details about CPR certification courses.

In the Tucson area, University EMS student volunteers conduct certification and basic-life-support training sessions. Contact Kathleen Murphy at kathleenmurphy@email.arizona.edu or call 480-734-7036.

Desert Fire, Jumpstart MedicalCPR2U   and AZ Safety Solutions (Karen@azsafetysolutions.com, Tel. (520) 838-4508) also hold certification courses in the Tucson area, taught mostly by firefighters and paramedics.

If you cannot afford the price of certification courses, Interfaith Community Services in Tucson provides assistance to people who have barriers in the way to obtaining employment. This may include scholarships for people who need to be certified. Their phone number is 520-297-6049.