CPR Training — American Heart Association

The American Heart Association maintains a training center through a partnership with the University at Buffalo, Recreation Services Department located at Clark Hall, South Campus.

CPR, AED and First Aid Training is available to the UB community and the general public.

Our Classes

Classes are held on select Monday evenings, Tuesday evenings and Saturday mornings, depending on the type of class being offered.

Basic Life Support (BLS) classes are offered:

  • Monday  |  6:00pm - 10:00pm
  • Saturday  |  9:00am - 1:00pm

Heartsaver CPR/AED classes are offered:

  • Tuesday  |  6:00pm - 10:00pm

Any additional classes, as well as any closures or cancellations, will be listed on the registration form.

Upcoming Classes

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First Aid

Individuals may sign-up for First Aid only by calling Mickey Moran at 716-829-6015 to make an appointment.

First Aid Training will begin immediately following CPR Training classes on select Tuesday evenings and Saturday mornings. Please be advise this start time may vary class to class.

Pediatric First Aid is offered by appointment only. Please call Mickey Moran at 716-829-6015 to make an appointment.

Pediatric First Aid is for:

  • Those who work in child care or for individuals who have a duty to respond to a First Aid emergency.
  • Child care workers, camp counselors, foster care parents, teachers and coaches.

Pediatric First Aid is available upon request and supplements the standard Heartsaver First Aid. Pediatric First Aid is more advanced than regular First Aid and will meet any job requirement.


Course Date Cost
First Aid Only (by appointment) Select Tuesdays & Saturdays $55

Walk-In Policy

We will allow up to 5 people to walk into the course without having registered online. After the first 5, walk in participants will be accepted into the course based on classroom space.

IMPORTANT: Registering online is the only way to guarantee a spot in the course. If you do not register online, please be prepared to attend the course another day if there is not adequate space available.


Payments may be made at the beginning of class, at the class site by check, money order, or credit card only. Cash is not accepted.

Payments may also be submitted 2 days prior to the class you are attending by mailing a check made payable to R&I Services to:

175 Alumni Arena
Amherst, NY 14260

You can also make payments at both 175 Alumni Arena and 113 Clark Hall in person prior to your class, during the hours the building is open. We do not accept online payments or take credit cards over the phone.

Class Cancellation and Refund Policy

Refunds will be issued in the event a class is cancelled or the participant withdraws five (5) business days prior to the class date registered for.

Less than five business days, refunds will be honored only if the participant has a documented emergency (illness, death in the family).

If your class is cancelled, you will have the option of attending another scheduled class or a full refund. Refunds will be issued within 15 business days.

Please be advised during the event of inclement weather, CPR Classes will be cancelled when the University at Buffalo has closed.


Classes are held in 105 Clark Hall on UB’s South Campus. Take Main Street (US 5) to Bailey Ave and turn south. With UB campus on your right, turn right at the Sherman Road entrance and proceed to the Diefendorf Lot. Clark Hall is the grey stone building next to the parking lot. Enter the building through the CPR door (which faces the VA Hospital.)

Contact a Professional

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Mickey Moran

Assistant Director for Risk Management


205 Clark Hall

Phone: 716-829-6015

Email: mjmoran3@buffalo.edu