Recreational Services



American Red Cross Certification Classes

The University of Toledo Office of Recreational Services is an authorized provider of American Red Cross certification programs. All classes are held at the UT Student Recreation Center located on East Rocket Drive off Douglas Road (between Dorr and University Hills Blvd.). We are happy to accommodate participants of all abilities. Click a course below to learn more and register for our certification classes.


coronavirus (COVID - 19)

we will continue to follow recommendations with the university of toledo, centers for disease control, local, and state agencies.


 Printable  schedule


Instructions on How to register


Register online

courses offered

Cancellation information

If a class is cancelled or rescheduled by the Office of Recreation, registrants will receive a voucher good toward the same class held at a future date within the academic year or receive a full refund. Refunds are mailed in the form of a UT check and processing takes 3-4 weeks.

Dropping a class

If a registrant drops a class with at least five business days’ notice, s/he will receive a voucher or a refund minus a $15 processing fee. If a registrant drops a class with less than a five business days’ notice, no credit or refund will be issued. To drop or reschedule a class, participants should contact The Office of Recreation by calling 419-530-3700

Failing a Class

Participants who fail a certification class will not receive a credit or a refund. 


American Red Cross Refresher Center will help you maintain and review the knowledge and skills you learned during your training course. Challenge yourself with interactive quizzes, games, learning activities, videos and more to keep your skills fresh:

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Last Updated: 1/15/21