American Red Cross Programs


Lifeguard & Swimming

Recreational Sports

Information About



Non-Credit CPR/First Aid/AED Instructor Course

This training opportunity is for SUNY Plattsburgh students who meet following qualifications and plan to work as instructors for the Recreational Sports CPR program as lab instructors and non-credit CPR course instructors.  See Karen Waterbury for further information.  1-2 students are accepted each semester for training.


Open to SUNY Plattsburgh students who

  1. Are freshman or sophomores
  2. Have CPR/AED for Lifeguards or Professional Rescuers and First Aid certifications
  3. Can pass pre-course CPR skill testing for all CPR skills
  4. Are 17 years of age

Individuals from the community who want to become American Red Cross Instructors should contact the North Country American Red Cross Chapter,

  • Phone: (518) 561-7280 Ext 101
  • Address: 26 Emory St. PO Box 770, Morrisonville, NY

Download Instructor Application Form (pdf file size 70.9kb). This document requires the Acrobat Reader, which is available as a free download).

Contact Information

For more information about Recreational Sports at SUNY Plattsburgh, please contact:

Karen Waterbury, Recreational Sports Director
312 Memorial Hall
101 Broad Street
Plattsburgh NY 12901

Phone: (518) 564-4150
Fax: (518) 564-4155
Email: [email protected]