Northwest Technical College offering CPR refresher courses

Northwest Technical College is presenting two refresher courses in CPR, or cardiopulmonary resuscitation, on March 28 for health professionals and on April 17 for the general public.

The fee for each course is $75, and both will be held from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. at Northwest Technical College, 1103 Roosevelt Road SE in Bemidji.

Interested participants are asked to register and pay in advance at NTC, where they will receive a course textbook, as well. They will be asked to demonstrate or show evidence of previous complete CPR training.

The college plans to continue monthly CPR courses in the future, said Julie Dokken, program director of NTC’s Dental Assisting Program.

For additional information, contact the NTC Admissions office at (218) 333-6647.

About Northwest Technical College
Northwest Technical College, located in northern Minnesota’s lake district, is an open, inviting technological learning organization. For more than 40 years, the college has valued life-long learning and the worth and dignity of all people. Its open-enrollment policy, affordable tuition and high-quality education have attracted a diverse group of learners; today, the College serves more than 1,600 learners. The college offers more than 40 degree programs in areas such as business, health, human and protective services and environmental and industrial technology career programs. Classes are offered on the Bemidji campus, online, or as a combination of both. NTC is a member of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system. For more, visit