Get first aid certification with upcoming course

An American Heart Association Heartsaver First Aid, CPR and AED course will be offered from 1 to 4:30 p.m. March 10 at the Bartholomew County Public Library, 536 Fifth St., Columbus.

The course has a $100 fee, which includes the card fee, double certification and a two-year registration with the American Heart Association. To register, visit under Events. Prepayment is required and can be done by sending an email to for payment details.

The course will cover CPR and AED use; opioid-associated, life-threatening emergencies; child CPR and AED use; infant CPR and first aid basics; and choking in an adult, child or infant.

The course is intended for anyone with little or no medical training who needs a course completion card for their job or regulatory or other requirement. The course may also be taken by anyone who wants to be prepared for an emergency in any setting.