BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — CPR is a vital skill, and performing it without your mouth is all the rage in 2014. Palm Beach County is offering free training at firehouses throughout the county — and in Boca Raton — during February.
From the county:
Residents can receive free hands-only CPR training in 30-minute sessions to be offered at 19 fire stations located throughout Palm Beach County on February 8, 2014 from 9 a.m. and 2 p.m.. The sessions will be taught by students from the Palm Beach County School District Medical Magnet Program along with the Palm Beach State College paramedic students who are hands-only CPR Instructors. Participants should wear comfortable clothes.
Knowing hands-only CPR can help save lives. Early medical intervention in cardiac arrest victims is a key component to improve survival rates. By increasing the number of county residents familiar with the skills and techniques to perform hands-only CPR, cardiac arrest victims may receive critical help from a trained county resident in the early stages of a medical emergency.
The following is a list of locations for the sessions.
Boca Raton Fire Rescue Station #5
2333 W. Glades Rd., Boca Raton, 33431
Palm Beach County Fire Rescue Station #30
9610 Stribling Way, Wellington, 33414
Boynton Beach Fire Rescue Station #5
2080 High Ridge Road, Boynton Beach, 33426
Palm Beach County Fire Rescue Station #57
9030 Vista Del Lago, Boca Raton, 33428
Delray Beach Fire Rescue Headquarters
501 W. Atlantic Avenue, Delray Beach, 33444
Palm Beach County Fire Rescue Station #46
7550 Jog Road, Boynton Beach, 33463
Greenacres Fire Rescue Station #1
2995 S. Jog Road, Greenacres, 33467
Palm Beach County Fire Rescue Station #73
525 SW 2nd St., Belle Glade, 33430
North Palm Beach Fire Rescue Station #1
560 U.S. 1 Hwy., North Palm Beach, 33408
Riviera Beach Fire Rescue Station #1
600 W. Blue Heron Blvd, Riviera Beach, 33404
Palm Beach Gardens Fire Rescue Station #1
4425 Burns Rd., Palm Beach Gardens, 33410
Tequesta Fire Rescue Headquarters
357 Tequesta Drive, Tequesta, 33469
Palm Beach Fire Rescue
Three (3) Stations
2185 S. Ocean Blvd, 355 S. County Rd. and 300 N. County Rd., 33480
West Palm Beach Fire Rescue Station #2
4301 S. Dixie Hwy., West Palm Beach, 33405
Palm Beach County Fire Rescue Station #19
322 N. Central Blvd., Jupiter, 33458
West Palm Beach Fire Rescue Station #7
8011 Okeechobee Blvd., West Palm Beach, 33411
Palm Beach County Fire Rescue Station #28
1040 Royal Palm Beach Blvd., 33411
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