Newtown Youth & Family Services, Inc (NYFS) will be holding an American Red Cross CPR Certification class on Thursday, February 20, from 6 to 8 pm.
The class was originally scheduled for February 13, but has been rescheduled to to snow expected within 24 hours.
“The class which will cover cardiopulmonary resuscitation for infants, children and adults, is a great class for all caregivers and anyone interested in being certified,” said agency Executive Director and CPR instructor Candice Bohr.
Ms Bohr has been teaching American Red Cross CPR and First Aid in medical and community settings for 18 years and has been a practicing paramedic for 12 years. In addition to teaching at NYFS, Ms Bohr presents classes at business locations and community organizations, as well as assists with Girl Scout or Boy Scout badges.
Preregistration is required for the class and the fee is $55. Call NYFS to register at 203-270-4335. NYFS is at 15 Berkshire Road.