NORTON — Chief Shawn Simmons is pleased to announce that the Norton Fire Department is offering a CPR class in February and March and encourages those interested to sign up.
- Friday, Feb. 21, from 7-9 p.m.
- Sunday, March 12, from 9-11 a.m.
Norton Fire Department, 70 East Main St.
The free community CPR class will cover CPR and choking for adults, children and infants. The course is open to anyone aged 10 years and older.
This class is intended for those who do not need a course completion card for a job or other requirements. This class is ideal for community groups, parents, grandparents, students, caregivers and anyone interested in learning how to save a life.
“Knowing how to perform CPR can help save a person in a life-threatening situation,” Chief Simmons said. “I am hopeful this class will provide community members with the confidence and knowledge they need to properly respond if they ever encounter a CPR or choking-related emergency.”
Those interested in attending a class must sign-up in advance. To sign up for the class or to learn more information, click here.
Those looking for a certification class they can call the Norton Fire Department at 508-285-0246 for more information.