Community Health Advance




This non-profit program provides first aid training and CPR certification at a reduced cost.  Anyone who needs CPR certification for their job, school, or ministry position can obtain it through this program.

The courses in this program teach the knowledge and skills needed to give immediate care to an injured or ill person and to decide whether advanced medical care is needed.

Course lengths vary depending on course components included.

They may last from less than 1 hour to just over 5 hours.


Classes are taught at the church in the fellowship hall.

Classes can be taught at alternate locations for group classes.


Currently, the program offers the following courses/training:

Adult First Aid, CPR, and AED certification (Citizen Responder) $45.00

  • Basic First Aid: 
  • Adult only CPR 
  • Adult only AED

Basic Life Support (BLS) certification (Team Response – Hospital) $50.00

  • Basic First Aid
  • Adult, Child, and Infant CPR
  • Adult, Child, and Infant AED

Wilderness and Remote First Aid (Hikers, Bikers, and Outdoor Enthusiasts) $60

  • Injury Identification (Check, Call, Care)
  • Patient Evacuation (Fast or Slow)
  • Scenario based training (Individual or Team response)

Certification Requirements
Classroom (instructor-led):
■ Attend all class sessions.
■ Participate in all course activities.
■ Demonstrate competency in all required skills.
■ Successfully complete the Putting It All Together Assessment Scenarios.

Certificate Issued and Validity Period
All First Aid/CPR/AED certifications, are valid for 2 years from the date of course completion.

On successful completion of a course, participants receive American Red Cross certification specific to the course they completed.