GatorSavers’ CPR & AED Training

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GatorSavers is hosting a one day event whereby Gators, both UF students, faculty and the surrounding communities, come together to save lives. This one day event offers CPR training with AED certification for only $5.00, an opportunity to save lives by donating blood, and sign up for bone marrow, organ and tissue registries.

This event is taking place on February 9, 2013 from 9am to 5pm at the J. Wayne Reitz Union, Rion Ballroom on the University of Florida campus. Parking is free on Saturday. For more information, visit

The goals for the day include:

1. Certify 750 people in CPR with AED.

2. Collect 150 units of blood.

3. Have 150 join lifesaving registries.


CPR Details: There will be three different two-hour session to choose from with a limit of 250 spots per session:

– Session 1: 9:30am-11:30am

– Session 2: 12:00pm-2:00pm

– Session 3: 2:30pm – 4:30pm


Gators Bleed Orange and Blue, UF’s Blood Drive Advisory Council, is a registered organization with the University of Florida’s Office of Student Activities and Involvement.