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Learn how to Save-a-Life

Free CPR training in Barrie on February 29, 2020

​​Midhurst/February 5, 2020 – County of Simcoe Paramedic Services is hosting a free Save-A-Life cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and defibrillation certification course on Saturday​, February 29, 2020 at the Lampman Lane Community Centre in Barrie, Ontario.

Interested parties are asked to register in advance for the following session (space is limited):

EVENT: Save-a-Life CPR Certification

Where:              Lampman Lane Community Centre 

                           59 Lampman Lane, Barrie, Ontario

When:               Saturday, February 29, 2020

                            9 a.m. to noon

Cost:                  Free

Registration:   www.simcoe.ca/cpr, 705-735-6901 or toll-free at 1-800-263-3199

Participants will receive instruction in a Level A course which includes adult and child CPR, choking emergencies, and use of automated external defibrillators (AEDs). There is no cost to attend, but participants are asked to bring monetary and/or non-perishable food items for donation to the local food bank.

County of Simcoe is composed of sixteen member municipalities and provides crucial public services to County residents in addition to providing paramedic and social services to the separated cities of Barrie and Orillia. Visit our website at simcoe.ca.

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CONTACTS:

Collin Matanowitsch
Manager, Public Relations
County of Simcoe, Service Simcoe Branch 
705-726-9300 ext. 1430
705-734-8386 (mobile)
Collin.Matanowitsch@simcoe.ca

Jennifer Straw
Public Relations Consultant
County of Simcoe, Service Simcoe Branch
705-726-9300 ext. 1036
705-790-5979 (mobile)
Jennifer.Straw@simcoe.ca