CPR and First Aid at UCLA 

The Student Wellness Commission's CPR and First Aid Program offers low-cost American Heart Association CPR and First Aid courses to help the UCLA community learn how to prevent emergencies and be better prepared when they happen. Courses are taught by American Heart Association certified student instructors on campus. Classes are open to all students, staff, and faculty at UCLA, as well as to the surrounding public.



Instructor Recruitment

Instructor Application Form



Become an Instructor!


CPR Instructor Recruitment takes place every Fall quarter


-Help others save lives!
-Get a jumpstart into the health field!
-Get great teaching and public speaking experience!
-Earn volunteer hours in a fun and relaxed way!
-No previous experience necessary!
-Free instructor training from the American Heart Association!


If you are interested and would like to learn more or meet some of the current instructors, attend one of our information sessions; check back after Week 0 for more information!


Important Updates

New Course Prices: Honoring our primary mission to offer low-cost American Heart Association and First Aid courses to the UCLA and Westwood community, we have updated the prices of all of our courses to reflect this goal.


    UCLA Undergraduate Students: $10

    Community members (everybody else): $15

*Please note that a $0.50 service fee is added to each purchase


*Please note that refunds are only available if we are notified a full 48 hours in advance. Please email uclacpr@gmail.com.


Card Issuing Policy: Certification cards will be issued at the end of class pending a passing score on the practical assessments.


Private Class Requests: If you would like to request a private class, please contact us 3 weeks before your preferred date at uclacpr@gmail.com.