Sign up for CPR/AED Training!

The Illinois General Assembly has passed the Colleen O’Sullivan Law, which can be read at: http://www.ilga.gov/legislation/publicacts/93/093-0910.htm This law requires all indoor facilities used for physical fitness meet the following:

  1. By July 1, 2005, adopt and implement a written plan for responding to medical emergencies and

  2. By July 1, 2006:

    a. Have at least 1 AED on premise,
    b. Have a trained AED user on staff, and
    c. Properly test and maintain all AEDs.

The first violation is a written warning and subsequent violations are $1500 to $2000 for the 2nd violation and at least $2000 for subsequent violations.

Upcoming Classes

St. Joan of Arc has 3 Automatic External Defibrillators (AED) around campus. In order to ensure that we always have a trained AED user on site the following training sessions have been set up:

  • HeartSaver AED Training

    • October 13th, 2005

    • October 15th, 2005

Class is 3 hours long and the cost will be no more than $20.  You will be reimbursed $10 by the Athletic Association upon completion of the course.   Call Sandy at 353-4533 to register.


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