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Scottsdale Fire Department
Monday February 7th, 2011 :: 08:58 a.m. MST


Make a date with Scottsdale Fire Feb. 10-16 to learn a Hands-only CPR and how to use an AED. Various dates/locations!

For the third year, Scottsdale Fire Department is hosting free presentations Valentine’s week to teach residents how to become a life saver. A person in cardiac arrest has very little chance of survival unless a bystander or loved one takes immediate action until paramedics arrive.

During these free presentations, individuals will learn to perform Hands-Only CPR and use an Automated External Defibrillator (AED) to shock the heart. It is simple to do, safe, does not require mouth-to-mouth contact, and can dramatically improve a person’s chance of survival.

Fifteen free 90-minute community presentations have been scheduled citywide to teach the simple step-by-step actions to take during a cardiac emergency. Please note, no CPR certification cards will be issued at these presentations.

Advance registration is strongly encouraged, but walk-ins are also welcome. To register, visit For more information, call (480) 312-8000.

Thursday, Feb. 10
• 9:30–11 a.m. at Fire Station 5; 7455 E. Shea Blvd.
• 1 -2:30 p.m. at Fire Station 9; 14970 N. 78th Way

Friday, Feb. 11
• 1-2:30 p.m. at Palomino Library, 12575 E. Via Linda

Saturday, Feb. 12
• 9:30–11 a.m. at Fire Station11; 20355 N. Pima Rd.
• 1–2:30 p.m. at Appaloosa Library; 7377 E. Silverstone Dr.
• 4-5:30 p.m. at Horizon Community Center; 15444 N. 100th St.
• 6:30 – 8 p.m. at Public Safety Building; 8401 E. Indian School Rd.

Sunday, Feb. 13
• 1-2:30 p.m. at Arabian Library; 10215 E. McDowell Mtn. Ranch Rd.

Monday, Feb. 14
• 11 a.m.–12:30 p.m. at Civic Center Library; 3839 N. Drinkwater Blvd.
• 6–7:30 p.m. at Florence Ely Nelson Desert Park (formerly La Mirada Desert Park)
• 6–7:30 p.m. at Via Linda Senior Center; 10440 E. Via Linda

Tuesday, Feb. 15
• 9:30 a.m.–11 a.m. at Fire Station 15; 31802 N. Pima Rd.
• 12:30–2 p.m. at Mustang Library; 10101 North 90th St.

Wednesday, Feb. 16
• 9:30 – 11 am at Fire Station 2; 7522 N. Indian School Rd.
• 2 – 3:30 pm at Granite Reef Senior Center; 1700 N. Granite Reef Rd.

For a listing of additional CPR, First Aid and Babysitter certification courses, visit

To schedule a Hands-Only CPR group presentation, call (480) 312-1815 or email Patty Jo Angelini at

Scottsdale Fire Department
8401 E. Indian School Road
Scottsdale, AZ 85251

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 480-312-8000

Tiffani Nichols
Fire Department

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