Upcoming CPR and First Aid Classes
Horario de RCP & Primeros Auxilios
All Classes are held at the BRC Office unless otherwise noted
What courses do we teach?
1- American Safety & Health Institute (ASHI) CPR/AED & Basic First Aid for the Community and Workplace, which follows the 2010 ILCOR/AHA/ARC Guidelines.
Who is the target audience for our classes?
Persons who are occupationally required (our employees) or just desire to have CPR/AED/First Aid knowledge and skills, such as office workers, school bus drivers, adult residential care personnel, teachers, parents, and babysitters.
Who should NOT take our classes?
Healthcare providers, first responders, and professional rescuers in and outside the hospital or those needing professional level basic life support training as a job requirement. We do NOT teach AHA Healthcare Provider/BLS Pro level classes. We do NOT teach ACLS/PALS classes. Also, our courses do NOT have the EMSA certified stickers required for some daycare workers.
BRC employees who certify with an outside agency:
Please call the office before you take the class to make sure the program is acceptable. We do NOT accept online-only courses! If you take an online-only course, you will be required to take another course that includes an instructor-led, hands on portion of the class. Also, we do not accept all programs- some do not meet our standards. Finally, it is not BRC policy to reimburse you the cost of taking a CPR and/or First Aid class elsewhere. So please call us beforehand!
Class locations/addresses and How to Sign Up are listed below
Please call us at 707-644-4491 class locations and dates or to sign up for a class
Classes in Benicia are held at our office.
Classes outside of Benicia are held at other agencies. We are using their space for our classes.
Bay Respite Care
1100 Rose Drive
Benicia, CA 94510
Office staff are located in Suite 140 for any questions or concerns.
1425 Corporate Center Pkwy
Santa Rosa, CA 95407
|At the corner of Corporate Center Pkwy and Corporate Center Court.|
2151 Salvio Street, Suite V
Concord, CA 94520
Located on the bottom floor, left corridor (same building as Regional Center of the East Bay- Concord).
Free Public Parking garages are in the neighboring blocks, both left and right.
1191 Central Blvd., Suite B
Brentwood, CA 94513
2133 A Las Positas Court
Livermore, CA 94551
|Suite A is located at the end of the building, around the corner.|
George Miller Center/ARC of Contra Costa
2801 Robert Miller Drive
Richmond, CA 94513
|Entrance/driveway is located on Hillview Drive. Follow driveway, park in 1st parking lot. Class is in the front left building.|
To sign up by phone:
Please call the office at (707)644-4491 and ask to speak with a CPR/FA instructor to sign up for a class.
To sign up by email:
Please include: your name; phone number; day and time of class; if you are a Full-Service or Self-Service worker, or a Private Pay student.
3 special types of sign-ups...
New Self-Service or
Employer of Record
Respite Care Providers
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If you do not work for BRC/are not going to work for BRC
When you sign up, you'll need to say:
You will need to bring your ID and social security card if you did not send copies of them in with your hiring packet.
Llame, por favor, la oficina a (707)644-4491 y hable con un instructor bilingue para inscribirse para una clase.
O, puede mandar un correo electronico a EOR@BayRespiteCare.org. Incluye su nombre, su numero de telefono, y el dia y hora de la classe que usted quiere.
When you sign up, you'll need to say that you are a Private Pay student. This is for anyone who is not going to be a Respite Care Provider for BRC, including client families and RCP families/friends.
CPR is $45 and FA is $40 for non-Respite Care Providers. If you take CPR and FA in one day, the price is $75.
You need to pay in advance to hold your spot, either by check or cash.
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