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June 16

June 16, 2017

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

CONTACT:

Derek Rayment

Public + Media Relations Manager

531-MCC-2876

darayment@mccneb.edu

mccneb.edu

 

Teen safety camp to teach first aid, other important skills for summer

 

BLAIR, Neb. — Metropolitan Community College will host Fire Teen Safety Camp at the Blair Public Library, 2233 Civic Drive, beginning Monday, July 10. The camp runs each day 9 a.m.-noon and ends Thursday, July 13. Students will learn skills such as CPR, first aid, using a fire extinguisher and other emergency care procedures.

 

With kids out of school during the summer, the number of accidents can rise. The MCC camp aims to provide babysitters and other teenage care givers an opportunity to learn emergency skills that could save a life. The camp will end with a completion ceremony, including a certification card and certificate of completion. The cost of the camp is $90. 

 

For more information, call 531-MCC-2620 or visit mccneb.edu/ce

 

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Metropolitan Community College, accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, is a comprehensive, public community college that offers affordable, quality education to all residents of Dodge, Douglas, Sarpy and Washington counties. Founded in 1974, MCC has the largest enrollment out of six community colleges in Nebraska and is the second largest postsecondary institution in the state. MCC serves more than 40,000 unique credit and noncredit students.