CPR and AED


Everyone should be prepared and up to date with life-saving skills like CPR and AED usage. Montgomery County CERT offers free CPR/AED classes taught by ASHI (American Safety and Health Institute–link) professional instructors as a service to our team, our family and friends, and to our community.

Help make Montgomery County a more resilient place – learn or refresh your CPR and AED skills.

We offer:

  • Adult CPR/AED
  • Child/Infant CPR/AED
  • Adult/Child/Infant CPR/AED

Frequently Asked Questions about CPR/AED Training

Who can participate? What does it cost?

Like the CERT class, our public CPR /AED class is open to all residents of the county who are at least 18 years of age. Exceptions are made for people who work within Montgomery County boundaries.

Any class labeled “Friends and Family” is open to the friends and family members of anyone who has completed MC CERT training. Don’t know anyone who has completed CERT training? Email the registrar at registrar@montgomerycert.org

All training classes are sponsored by MC CERT are at no cost to the participant other than the participant’s commitment and desire to learn.

When is your next class?

We offer CPR/AED training as part of our regularly scheduled CERT classes and as stand-alone classes on a semi-regular basis. All classes open to friends and family of CERT members and the general public are listed on our Event and Training Calendar (link).

Team members: check with the CERVIS calendar for scheduled skill refresher classes.

How do I sign up?

MC CERT uses Eventbrite for class registrations for all public classes. Simply click on the “register” link on the event page to sign up. You can find a list of all available training classes on the “Event and Training Calendar” (link)

For Friends and Family and Team Skill Refresher classes: sign up through the event page on CERVIS (CERVIS event page link). Don’t know how to do this? Don’t know anyone in CERT? Email the registrar at registrar@montgomerycert.org.

Can I hire you to teach a class? How do I sponsor a training?
To learn more about having MC CERT teach CPR/AED classes at your location or on how to sponsor a training, please contact MC CERT Program Manager, Greg St. James.

Register For the Next Friends & Family CPR Class!