Loyola University Maryland

Department of Recreation and Wellness

First Aid/CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer Course

The CPR/AED for Professional Rescuers course includes professional-level training to care for adults, children and infants suffering from breathing or cardiac emergencies. You will be certified in First Aid and CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer.

Course length: 6 hours of classroom time

This course is taught in a Blended Learning format meaning a combination of 5 hours of online work and 6 hours of class work.

Program Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites to participate in a CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuers Blending Learning course.

Attendance and Refunds

Participants must be on-time to the scheduled course. If a participant arrives after the course has started, this will result in failure of the course, and ineligibility for a refund. Course fees are also non-refundable, if the participant does not attend, does not demonstrate proper skill competency, or fails the written or practical test.


We are currently not taking registration for our certification courses. Please email our Assistant Director of Aquatics & Special Events, Drake Belt, at debelt@loyola.edu to inquire about future course dates.