Safety Classes

Be prepared for emergency situations and circumstances. Learn CPR, BLS, First Aid, and O2 administration and how to deal with bloodborne pathogens and prevent the spread of disease. Some certification classes have prerequisites to complete prior to enrollment. Call Stephanie Settle at 405-364-9622, ext. 135 or email settle@ymcanorman.org.


Basic First Aid

Learn first-aid skills such as treating cuts, scrapes, and burns; controlling bleeding; treating injuries to bones, muscles, and joints; and caring for shock. Please register in advance at the member information center. Participants must be 12 years or older.

$45

Basic First Aid Online Blended 

Online blended is a mixed approach using both online and in-person learning for Basic First Aid. Online course participants please attend a date listed above at 6:15 pm.

$52


CPR BLS For Healthcare Provider and Professional Rescuer

Learn the life-saving skills for patients of all ages including performing high quality CPR and AED as a single provider or part of a team. Classroom training, instructor led in person.

$55

Online participants attend skills times for Tuesday classes at 6:15pm or Sunday classes at 2:00pm. 


CPR BLS Online Blended

Online blended is a mixed approach using both online and in-person learning; Core knowledge content is provided i video segments with interactive student exercises online followed by in-person skill practice.

$62


Oxygen Administration

For the professional rescuer to learn skills to care for a victim of a breathing emergency. Learn the signs and symptoms of hypoxia and procedures that are available. CPR-BLS is required prior to taking this course. Participants must be 16 years or older.

$40

Online participants please attend skills times at 6:15pm.

Oxygen Administration Online Blended

Online blended is a mixed approach using both online and in-person learning Oxygen Administration. 

$47

Online course participants please attend a date listed above at 6:15pm.


Blood-Borne Pathogens

Workplace integrated training program designed for those with an occupational requirement to be trained to safely handle potentially infectious material; managing, preventing accidental exposure to blood and other potentially infectious materials. Classroom training, instructor led in person. 

Offered by appointment only.

$30

Blood-Borne Pathogens Blended

Online blended is a mixed approach using both online and in-person learning. 

Offered by appointment only.

$37


Family Safety Classes

Basic First Aid Family

Learn as a family how to provide life-saving skills in CPR and AED. 

By appointment only at times convenient for you and your family of up to 10 participants.

$75

CPR BLS Family

Learn as a family how to provide life-saving skills in CPR and AED>

By appointment only at times convenient for you and your family of up to 10 participants.

$75

Blood-Borne Pathogen Family

Learn as a family how to prevent accidental exposure to blood-borne pathogens.

By appointment only at times convenient for you and your family of up to 10 participants.

$75


Safety First Aquatics

This course encourages youth safety in aquatics. This hour and a half class is designed for 7-13 year olds. Groups of 3-10 students may register with at least one participating adult required per group. Students all learn about responding to an emergency, staying safe, universal pre-cautions, reaching assist, extension assist, swim test, and beginner swim test.

By appointment only at times convenient for you and your family of up to 10 participants.

$15


Water Safety Certifications

Lifeguard Certification

Participants gain the knowledge and skills needed to be a lifeguard in various environments. The course covers safety skills such as spinal injury management, handling severe weather, water dangers, legal responsibilities, pool management and employment. 100% attendance is required and participants must preregister 5 days prior to course. Includes lifeguard book, CPR BLS, first aid, administering oxygen and lifeguard certifications. Safety courses are included in the fee and will be held the first day of class. Participants must be 16 years of age by the last day of the course. 

$270

Lifeguard Recertification Crossover

This class will re-certify lifeguards for two years. Must be current in first aid, CPR-PR, AED and O2. Y lifeguard certification must be current in order to complete recertification. Preregistration 5 days in advance is required and participants must be 16 years or older.

Attend the first 3 of the lifeguard certification class

$60 – Y Members
$80 – Community Members
$60 – OKC Y Staff

Registration Form


YMCA Aquatic Safety Assistant (YASA)

This course teaches the skills needed to help prevent and recognize aquatic risks and to assist lifeguards in emergencies. This does not provide lifeguard training; a certified lifeguard must be on duty when teaching a class. Participants must be 14 years or older. 100% attendance is required. Must preregister 5 days prior to course. Safety courses are included in the fee.

$60* – Y Members
$80* – Community Members
$60* – Y Staff

*CPR BLS, First Aid, and Oxygen Administration is included in the course and fee.


Instructor Certifications

Lifeguard Instructor

The instructor course is designed to provide the necessary tools and knowledge to instruct the Y lifeguard course and to instruct the ASHI CPR BLS, First Aid and Oxygen Course. Prerequisites include Y Lifeguard certification, CPR BLS, First aid and O2 certifications. Participants must be 18 years or older. Reservations must be made two weeks prior to the course.

$340

PREREQUISITES

  • Minimum age of 18 by the last day of the scheduled course
  • Complete the Online Orientation Training on yexchange.org. Cost $20.
  • Complete the Adult Learning Concepts Online Training on yexchange.org. Cost $20.
  • Hold Current YMCA certification
  • Hold Current CPR Pro, First Aid and Emergency Oxygen Certification
  • Complete the Physical Competency Requirements and rescue skills
  • Complete the Y Lifeguard eLearning courses found on http://training.ymca.net/lifeguard

*Crossover candidates need to complete the a\ASHI CPR Pro for the Professional Rescuer, Basic First Aid and Emergency Oxygen Administration eLearning courses. Courses can be found on the YMCA Exchange website at www.services.ymca.net.

Registration Form


We Will Train Your Staff

Let our team assist yours. We can bring these trainings to you and your staff. Contact Stephanie Settle at settle@ymcanorman.org for more information