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American Heart Association
Community Training Center

Welcome to our programs through our American Heart Association Community Training Center. The Center is located at the Rend Lake College MarketPlace in Mt. Vernon and is a part of the college's Community and Corporate Education Division.

Classes we offer

  • Heartsaver CPR/First-Aid/AED training (for the lay person)
  • Heartsaver CPR/Pediatric First-Aid/AED training (for the lay person)
  • BLS CPR/First-Aid/AED training (for healthcare providers)
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)
  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)
  • CPR Instructor
  • TNCC (Trauma Nursing Core Course)

Classes coming up

American Heart Association

To register for one of the trainings, contact the AHA Training Center at (618) 437-5321,  Ext. 2032 or .

18 Oct 2019
09:00AM - 05:00PM
PALS Renewal - One Day Course
21 Oct 2019
08:00AM - 04:00PM
CPR | AED | First Aid Classes
05 Nov 2019
09:00AM - 05:00PM
ACLS Provider - Two-Day Course
06 Nov 2019
09:00AM - 05:00PM
ACLS Renewal - One Day Course
13 Nov 2019
09:00AM - 05:00PM
PALS Provider - Two-Day Course
View the full calendar

Classes by request


ENA developed and implemented the TNCC for national and international dissemination as a means of identifying a standardized body of trauma nursing knowledge. TNCC is a 16-hour course designed to provide the learner with cognitive knowledge and psychomotor skills and may be officially attended by registered nurses with at least six months of clinical nursing experience in an emergency care setting.

 $300 (Plus $80 for book)

 Next Class: TBA


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Faculty & Staff

Coordinator of Special Projects / AHA
Phone Extension: 1337
Building: RLC MarketPlace
Office: Building 3, Suite G

Community & Corporate Education Division
Phone: (618) 437-5321 Ext. 1367
Address:468 N. Ken Gray Parkway, Ina, IL 62846 Attn: Community & Corporate Education
Fax Number: (618) 437-5677 Attn: Community & Corporate Education

Trivia Night

Rend Lake College presents Jason Sommer Oct. 24 in the Theater