Instructor: Dr. Meg Thompson
Dr. Thompson is a professor of athletic training and kinesiology, and she has been teaching First Aid, CPR & AED for more than 15 years. As a certified athletic trainer for more than 20 years, Dr. Thompson is an expert in the acute care of injuries and illnesses.
Complete training and earn certification in First Aid and Emergency Cardiac Care (CPR & AED) in either a hybrid or 100% virtual learning environment – you choose! This class runs two weeks, including online self-paced learning and culminating in hands-on skills learning and demonstration.
Successful completion of the two-week class will result in a two year CPR certification and three year First Aid certification. This class meets the international standard for emergency cardiac care, the Virginia Department of Education requirements for teacher licensure, and OSHA requirements for workplace safety.
Hybrid option: Begin on March 21, 2022 and complete self-paced learning of course material with online quizzes and activities, along with one face-to-face session on Longwood’s campus to learn hands-on skills. (In-person skills training is Saturday, April 2nd from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm, in Willett Hall Room 119.)
Fully online option: Begin on March 21, 2022 and complete self-paced learning of course material with online quizzes and activities, along with two Zoom-based sessions to learn hands-on skills. Additional equipment is required for the fully-online course, including a computer with a camera and reliable internet access.
Requirements for all participants:
201 High Street
Farmville, VA 23909
Office: (434) 395-2140
Fax: (434) 395-2750