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Fitness Certifications
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Throughout the year, we offer fitness certifications taught by nationally recognized certifying organizations, open to anyone.

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First Aid/CPR/AED
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We offer American Red Cross First Aid/CPR/AED certification, available to VCU students, members, and the community.

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Aquatic Certifications
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Our American Red Cross Aquatic certifications will teach you the skills to become a lifeguard or water safety instructor.

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Richmond, VA 23284

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About Recreation and Well-Being

VCU Recreation and Well-Being advances student success by empowering the VCU community to prioritize well-being, connect with others, and learn through play.

Page last updated 07/27/2021

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