Shelton's Echo Hose Ambulance to offer CPR class for public

A HeartSaver CPR/AED class will be offered for the public Monday, May 12 at 6:30 p.m. at the Echo Hose Training Center, 286 Howe Ave.

The video-based, instructor-led course teaches adult CPR and use of an automated external defibrillator, as well as how to relieve choking on an adult. It will be taught in a classroom setting.

The class is being presented by Echo Hose Ambulance, the city’s nonprofit EMS corps. The fee, including books and certification card, is $18 for Shelton residents and $45 for others.

Registrations must be completed online at (click on “CPR/FirstAid”). Walk-in students will not be accepted. A minimum of six students is needed to hold the class.

Echo Hose Ambulance can be reached at its non-emergency number, 203-924-5500.