CPR classes are held the third Saturday of each month from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at Station 17, 8157 Central Park Avenue. Class size is limited to 15 people per session. The Skokie Fire Department CPR class is the American Heart Association (AHA), Heart Saver CPR course which is geared to the lay person and not the health care provider. The class covers CPR, A.E.D. (Automated External Defibrillator), and foreign airway obstruction (choking) for infants, children, and adults.
Advance registration on-line is required. All participants need to have an email address or access to an email account when registering. Class fees, which are non-refundable, are $40.00 for residents and non-residents. Please call the Fire Department at 847/982-5325 for more information. In-person registration also is available at Fire Station 16, 7424 Niles Center Road, between 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. There are no CPR classes scheduled during the month of December.
After successfully completing the course, participants will receive a certification card good for two (2) years from the AHA. The AHA will send an email from firstname.lastname@example.org with a link, inviting those who have completed the course to claim their certificate online.