Waldo County General Hospital is offering an American Red Cross CPR and Standard First Aid Certification Course that is open to the public. Classes will be held on three Wednesday evenings: May 5 is Adult CPR, May 12 is Infant and Child CPR and May 19 is Standard First Aid. Each class will run from 6-10 p.m. in the hospital’s education center on Northport Avenue.

Lonie Brown, a certified American Red Cross instructor, will teach the classes. This course is ideal for day-care providers, care-givers or any interested persons. Participants will receive a certification card upon successful completion of the course.

Call the hospital’s Education Department at 338-2500, extension 4154 to register and pick up the CPR book. Cost is $60 for all three classes, $50 for two classes, and $35 for one class. Fees should be paid when picking up class materials.