Southeast Missouri State University

Skill Development Courses

American Red Cross Safety Courses

American Red Cross First Aid, CPR, and AED for Adult and Pediatrics Course

This hands-on skills training prepares you to respond to breathing and cardiac emergencies in adult, child and infant. This course also teaches you how to safely use an AED to provide care for victims of sudden cardiac arrest for adult.

Participants in this course also learn to recognize and respond to emergencies including heat and cold emergencies, sudden illnesses and learn how to care for cuts and scrapes, and muscle, bone and joint injuries. Each class is limited to ten participants. Early registration is recommended since courses with low registration may end up being cancelled.


Session 1: Noon - 4:30 p.m., Sunday, Feb. 16
Session 2: 5 - 9:30 p.m., Thursday, March 13 
Session 3: Noon - 4:30 p.m., Wednesday, April 16


Student Recreation Center, Multi-Purpose Room


$45 for Southeast students
$80 for non-students

To Register

CPR/AED for Professional Rescuer & Healthcare Provider

Session 1:
5 - 10 p.m., Tuesday, March 4

Session 2:
5 - 10 p.m., Wednesday, April 2

Session 3:
5 - 10 p.m., Thursday, May 1

Students: $99
Non-students: $110 

To Register:

Personal Trainer Course

Are you interested in a career in fitness? This Professional Skill Development Course will provide both lecture and practical training to gain necessary knowledge and hands-on skills. You may choose to audition for a Group Fitness Instructor position in Recreation Services at the end of the course.

Informational Meeting

3:30 p.m., Tuesday, Feb. 4

Course Schedule

3:30 - 5 p.m. 
Feb. 11, 18 & 25; March 4, 11 & 25; April 1 & 8


Student Recreation Center - North, Group Fitness Studio (Room 202)

Personal Trainer Audition

3:30 p.m., Tuesday, Nov. 19
Student Recreation Center - North



*There is a no refund policy with fitness and wellness services and all sold fitness and wellness services are non-transferable.

To Register

Stop by the Recreation Services office located in the Student Recreation Center - North (Room 101). Payment methods include university charge, check, cash, or credit card (Visa, MasterCard, and Discover). Payment is required at the time of registration to ensure enrollment in the class selected. No phone registration is available.

Summer Facility Hours (May 18 - Aug. 20)

Monday - Friday: 5:30 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday: Noon - 7 p.m.

Monday - Friday: 5:30 - 7:30 a.m.; 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.; 4 - 7 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday: Noon - 5 p.m.

Monday - Friday: 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday: Closed

*All facilities will be closed May 26 & July 4.