American Red Cross Classes

Downtown Activity Center: 215 SW A Street Community Center: 1101 SW Citizens Circle
Hours vary by facility
Downtown Activity Center: 479-464-PARK (7275) Community Center: 479-696-0200
Quick Links


American Red Cross Babysitting Course

Are you wanting to find a babysitting job? Then this is the perfect class for you! The American Red Cross is the nation's leader in babysitting classes and child care training and will prepare you to be the best babysitter in your neighborhood! Throughout this two day course the student will learn the necessary skills to become the most efficient babysitter! 

Students will become CPR and Pediatric First Aid certified and learn how to provide high quality care for children/infants, how to keep children/infants safe, how to handle emergency situations, and develop decision making, leadership, resume writing, and problem solving skills. 

You will receive your Babysitting certification within 24 hours upon completing the course, which will be valid for two years.

Dates: Saturday, December 9th & Sunday, December 10th 

Times: 1:00pm-5:00pm

Cost: $90 member/ $100 non-member

Location: Bentonville Community Center

Ages: 11-21 years old 

CPR/First Aid/AED Course

Be prepared to save a life with CPR/First Aid/AED Certification. The American Red Cross CPR/First Aid/AED course is a classroom, video-based, instructor-led course combined with online training that teaches students critical skills needed to respond to and manage a first aid, chocking or sudden cardiac arrest emergency in the first few minutes until emergency medical services (EMS) arrives.

The class requires an online training followed by a hands-on, in-person training session. The self-paced online training is an interactive online experience where you will respond to real-world emergencies in a virtual setting. You must complete the online portion prior to attending the in-person training session.

At the completion of both the online and in-person training, students will receive a certificate of Adult and Pediatric CPR/First Aid/AED within 24 hours and is valid for two years. 

Location: Bentonville Community Center

Ages: 14 years and older