The Department of Recreation & Wellness offers several non-credit instruction courses during the school year. These offerings provide opportunities for students, faculty/staff, and community members to obtain certifications that enhance their current skill sets.
American Red Cross
CPR and First Aid Instruction
This class includes First Aid, Adult CPR with AED, and Infant and Child CPR, taught in a blended learning format, portions of the course will be online through the American Red Cross and the last portion will be a hands on skills test in a classroom setting at the Kaplan Center.
If you’re taking a class that requires CPR certification, SIGN UP EARLY! Classes fill up quickly.
Becoming an American Red Cross certified lifeguard is a great way to earn some extra money. Recreation & Wellness periodically offers a Lifeguarding Class open to both students and community members. Visit the Aquatics page for more information.
Sign up in-person at the Kaplan Center Administrative Suite.
After registering, participants are required to successfully complete the on-line portion of the class in order to attend the class for your assigned date. Full payment must be made at the time of sign-up. We accept cash, checks and VISA or Mastercard. All fees are subject to change.
|2016-2017 American Red Cross Classes|
|First Aid, CPR, AED||Dec 7, 2016||Dec 5, 2016||5pm – 8pm||Wet Classroom||$85.00||First Aid, CPR, AED||Feb 1, 2017||Jan 30, 2017||5pm – 8pm||Wet Classroom||$85.00|
|First Aid, CPR, AED||Mar 6, 2017||Mar 2, 2017||5pm – 8pm||Wet Classroom||$85.00|
|First Aid, CPR, AED||Apr 3, 2017||March 30, 2017||5pm – 8pm||Wet Classroom||$85.00|
|First Aid, CPR, AED||May 1, 2017||April 27, 2017||5pm – 8pm||Wet Classroom||$85.00|
Group Fitness Instructional Programs
Work your mind and your body! Instructional programs are special activities that teach you a skill, specialized training or even a certification. Want to bring a program to your group? Residence Hall? Organization? We are able to provide custom programming from Yoga to Nutrition workshops.
Wilderness Medicine Courses
Wilderness First Aid
UNC Greensboro Outdoor Adventures is sponsoring a Wilderness First Aid Course March 25th – 26th, 2017 and will be held at our Piney Lake site. The course will be conducted by Landmark Learning. This 16-hour course is designed to prepare you for the unexpected. It will introudce you to caring for people who become ill or injured far from definitive medical care. Classroom lectures and demonstrations are combined with realistic scenarios where mock patients will challenge you to integrate your learning. At the end of the course, you’ll have the knowledge, skills, and ability to make sound decisions in emergency situations. The course is taught by seasoned instructors. Learning takes place both in the classroom and in an outdoor setter regardless of weather conditions.
To learn more please visit the Landmark Learning web site www.landmarklearning.edu.
Contact Outdoor Adventures at email@example.com or 336.334.5931.