Environmental, Health and Safety Services

First Aid

For a list of upcoming classes, click here.

Applies to:

First Aid/CPR/AED training is required for some industries by OSHA regulations and/or state licensing requirements, including but not limited to:

  • Logging operations
  • Telecommunications
  • Electrical power generation, transmission, and distribution
  • Scuba diving operations
  • Shipping, maritime, long shoring
  • Child care facilities
  • Adult care facilities
  • Construction sites

Other personnel may have to be trained in first aid based upon job hazards, duties, or location (e.g "remote" locations), including but not limited to:

  • Confined space attendants
  • Designated confined space rescue personnel
  • Electricians
  • Miners
  • College farms
  • Center for Power Electronics Systems
  • Fisheries and Wildlife researchers
  • Designated Machine Shop Coordinators
  • Police officers

Personnel wishing to take a First Aid/CPR/AED class, but have no work-related requirement for it, may pay for participant manuals and schedule personnel for training provided there are open slots available for the date/time selected.

  • There will be a $45.00 charge per person to the department for the First Aid/CPR/AED class where there is no work-related requirement for such training..

Please make arrangements with the Training Coordinator.


Personnel must attend classroom training, demonstrate the required skills, and successfully pass the written exam in order to be certified. Certification is offered through the National Safety Council or ASHI. Training certificates are issued for two years to anyone successfully completing the course. For more information, contact EHS at 231-8759.