Safety and Preparedness Training
Learn about various training opportunities for CPR, first aid, disaster preparedness and personal safety from both on campus and off campus sources. Please click on the links below to go to the various programs that are offered.
BC Police - Several programs are offered such as the Rape, Aggression, Defense Course and programs about personal safety and security. Taught on campus.
BC EMS - Offer programs in CPR, first aid, Emergency Medical Technician training and continuing medical education for EMTs. Taught on campus
BC Environmental Health and Safety - Offer classes in various worker safety and protection including Fire Extinguisher Training, Bio Safety Training, Chemical Safety and other topics.
BC Campus Recreation - Offer programs in American Red Cross classes such as Water Safety Instructor, CPR, Lifeguard Training and First Aid. Taught on campus.
Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) - Program is designed how to teach and prepare participants for emergencies and disasters. Subjects include hands on basic medical operations, light search and rescue, basic fire suppression, disaster psychology, team organization, disaster operations and a full scale disaster simulation. Want to get involved with CERT at BC? Email us here.
FEMA Independent Study - Through the Emergency Management Institute, FEMA offers numerous emergency and preparedness courses utilizing online independent study.
American Red Cross of Eastern Massachusetts - Offer many classes in personal preparedness including CPR, First Aid, Pet First Aid, Psychological First Aid, Emergency Shelter Operations, Mass Care, Lifeguard Training and many others. Classes taught at various locations in the Boston Area.
Boston DelValle Institute for Emergency Preparedness - Offer numerous courses in various subjects such as Medical Reserve Corps, Incident Command, Psychological First Aid, Flu Pandemic, Mass Casualty Events and many others.