Safety Education


American Red Cross Adult & Pediatric CPR/AED/First Aid Training & Certification for Lay Responders

Learn the basics of CPR, Automated External Defibrillation & First Aid. This interactive and enjoyable class empowers you to feel confidence when assessing a scene for your own safety and the victim’s vital signs. Respond with the confidence, the skills and the reassuring demeanor that can help sustain a life until Professional Rescuers arrive.

Two Year Certification upon successful course completion. Course offered monthly.


All classes held in Alex’s Place (The Teen Center at the YMCA of Martha’s Vineyard) Saturdays from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm, cost is $110.

Pre-Registration and Payment before class is required. Please contact Member Services to register (508) 696-7171 ext. 0.


Upcoming CPR Dates:

June 23rd

July 28th

August 25th

September 22nd

October 27th

November 24th


*Special Classes for Island Business Employee Certifications held by pre-arranged appointment. Reduced Rates for Non-Profit Organizations.

Contact Ray Whitaker at (508) 696-7171 ext. 121 OR with class specific questions.