Prepared Childbirth Classes for 2017

baby-and-mother-64-2 2 sessions of Childbirth Education will be offered in 2017 – each session consisting of 2 classes (Dates for august and november are pending)

This class will help you prepare for birth, what to expect and help you understand your options during labor and delivery including relaxation methods, breathing patterns, and comfort measures. The second class will focus on the care of your newborn following birth and will include a tour of the labor and delivery suite at Granite Falls Health Hospital.

February 15th & February 21st, 2017 from 6-9pm in the Granite Falls Health Hospital Boardroom
345 10th Ave Granite Falls. MN

May 2nd and May 9th, 2017 from 6-9pm in the Granite Falls Health Hospital Boardroom
345 10th Ave Granite Falls MN

For questions or to sign up, contact Katie Canatsey, RN Childbirth Educator at or Patty Massmann at 320-564-6211 or by submitting the form below.

Expectant Parent Class Registration

CPR, First Aid, ACLS, and PALS Classes

In addition to providing emergency and transfer care, the Granite Falls Ambulance Service educates the staff and community. Nearly 1000 people anually complete CPR and First Aid classes. Classes for Fire Departments, First Responders and other ambulance services are also provided by our service. Advanced Cardiac Life Support and Pediatric Advanced Life Support, and Dysrhythmia courses are taught for our facility and other local hospitals.

The following classes are available:

Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) – Cost is $250 for the initial class; $125 for refresher class

None currently scheduled for 2017

Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) – Cost is $250 for the initial class and $125 for the refresher class

None scheduled for 2017

CPR and First Aid for Daycare Providers – Cost is $30

None scheduled for 2017

Heart Saver CPR – FREE CLASS

January 3rd, 2017 at 3pm at the Kilowatt Community Center

Health Care Provider CPR and First Aid – Cost is $50

None scheduled for 2017

Training can be scheduled by calling the contact number listed below. Anyone seriously interested in joining this excellent health care team, please feel free to contact us at this number or send your resume to the address listed below.

Contact information:
Tracy Oevermann, EMT-P
Granite Falls Ambulance
345 10th Avenue Granite Falls, MN 56241

Emergency Medical Technician Class

The Granite Falls Ambulance Service will be hosting an Emergency Medical Technician Class, starting Monday January 11, 2016 and running through March, 2016. All classes run Monday and Wednesday evenings from 6:00pm-10:00pm. Occasional Saturday classes will be held for skills practice. Cost is $600.00 for the class, plus $200.00 for books. All classes will be held at the Granite Falls Hospital and Manor Professional Building 1265 6th St. Granite Falls, MN (located behind Dairy Queen.)

For more information or to register, call Jana, Jen, or Tracy at 320-564-6274.