The Y's skills-based trainings help students develop the knowledge, skills, and confidence to respond in a medical emergency. Our certified instructors are very knowledgeable and strive to improve the health and safety of our community.

ASHI Basic First Aid for Community Members

Offered at: Caldwell Y Downtown Y West Y
Member Price: $35
Non-Member Price: $55

Basic First Aid participants will learn to recognize the signs and symptoms of injuries and sudden illness. This class teaches crucial information about how to deal with emergencies like bleeding, shock, burns, strains, fractures, allergic reactions, diabetic emergencies, and seizures. For more

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ASHI CPR/AED for Community Members

Offered at: Caldwell Y Downtown Y West Y
Member Price: $35
Non-Member Price: $55

This course provides the knowledge and skills necessary to provide basic life support in an emergency.  Participants will learn how to deliver CPR and use an Automated External Defibrillator. For more information, please visit the front desk at your YMCA. The Treasure Valley Family Y believes

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Babysitting Training Course

Offered at: Downtown Y West Y
Member Price: $55
Non-Member Price: $85

This one-day course includes ASHI-Approved Certification card and can help young adults interview for suitable babysitting positions.  Participants will learn how to choose safe and age-appropriate toys and games, prevent injuries and be prepared if an emergency happens, handle bedtime issues, and

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Y Swim Lessons Instructor

Offered at: Caldwell Y Downtown Y West Y
Member Price: $150
Non-Member Price: $225

This course provides training for instructors who want to teach Y Swimming Lessons. It also provides certification in CPR, AED, and First-Aid. Participants must be 16 years old by the last day of class. In order to achieve certification, one must attend all sessions and complete all assignments and

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