City of Plymouth

News Release
For Immediate Release  
Aug. 28, 2019

Contact: Mike Goldstein
Public Safety Director
City of Plymouth
763-509-5129

 
Learn CPR at no cost through Heart Safe Plymouth
 
Plymouth, Minn. – Members of the Plymouth community are invited to take a free CPR/AED training course through Heart Safe Plymouth.
The one-hour training sessions are open to teenagers and adults who are interested in learning to help save lives. Participants learn hands-only CPR – chest compressions without mouth-to-mouth breaths – and how to use an Automated External Defibrillator (AED).
 
The course is free, but registration is required.
 
Wednesday Evening Training Sessions
Training sessions are set for 7-8 p.m. the following Wednesdays on the second floor of the Plymouth Public Safety Building, 3400 Plymouth Blvd., adjacent to City Hall. To register, visit heartsafeplymouth.eventbrite.com .
 
  • Sept. 25
  • Oct. 23
  • Nov. 20
 
Saturday Morning Training Sessions
Training sessions are set for 9-10 a.m. the following Saturdays at Plymouth Fire Station III, 3300 Dunkirk Lane N. To register, visit heartsafeplymouthsat.eventbrite.com.
 
  • Sept. 28
  • Nov. 23
 
Heart Safe Plymouth Background
Heart Safe Plymouth training courses are available through a partnership between the Plymouth Public Safety Department and Rotary Club of Plymouth. More than 6,000 participants have been trained.
 
Plymouth was designated a Heart Safe Community in 2013 by the American Heart Association. The program recognizes efforts to improve systems for preventing deaths caused by sudden cardiac arrest.
 
To schedule a free training session for a group or business, call CPR/AED Instructor Norm Okerstrom at 763-238-8443 or email heartsafeplymouth@gmail.com.