EDUCATION AND TRAINING

TIFFIN COMMUNITY YMCA 

BUCYRUS AREA YMCA

Blood Pressure Self-Monitoring

Participants will work with trained Healthy Heart Ambassadors for the duration of the
four-month program. During this time, participants will be encouraged to:

  • Self-measure their blood pressure at least two times per month
  • Attend two personalized consultations per month
  • Attend monthly nutrition education seminars

Participants will record their blood pressure readings using an easy-to-use, self-selected
tracking tool. The Y will provide options for participants who need a home blood
pressure monitor. 

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First Aid/CPR and Babysitting

Upcoming Babysitting Class information 

The Tiffin YMCA offers certifications through the American Safety and Health Institute(ASHI) for the following:

CPR and  First Aid for Business

The YMCA is pleased to offer CPR and First Aid classes to your business on site or at the YMCA. Please contact Krisite Drown at kdrown@tiffinymca.org or 419-447-8711 to set up dates and times.

Lifeguarding

LIFEGUARD Certification (16 years and older) and YASA (14+ years of age)

Participants must be 16 years of age by the completion of the class to be certified as a Lifeguard, 14 years of age by the completion of the YASA class to be certified as a YMCA Aquatic Safety Assistant (YASA).

YASA is a great way to introduce lifeguarding to those who want to becaome lifeguards at 16 and want to see what responsibilities are required of lifeguarding.

All participants must pass a swim test in order to complete the course.

Certifications received at the end of the course will include: CPR, First Aid, and Oxygen Administration from the American safety and Health Institute, and Lifeguarding or YASA.

Class fees include a book, fanny pack, and CPR mask.

100% class participation is mandatory - no make-up classes wil be held or offered..

Members: $200
Non-Members: $250

For more information, please contact Kristie Drown or Stephanie Faulkner

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