About First Response First Aid & CPR Training


To train in the community and the workplace, as well as health care professionals, in life sustaining skills.

Rick and Lisa Mendenhall along with Stephanie Gotzman, operate/own First Response First Aid & CPR, LLC, a local medical training organization in Southern Oregon.


Rick is a Captain Paramedic with Jackson County Fire District #4. Lisa Mendenhall is an Advanced EMT (AEMT) Firefighter with Jackson County Fire District  #4. Stephanie Gotzman is an educator and business manager for the company.  We teach community classes as well as professional rescuer classes.


We are fortunate to be able to offer several high quality instructors in the Rogue Valley to provide you  with a professional training and the most current information.

Rick Mendenhall, EMT-P

Lisa Mendenhall, AEMT

First Response, LLC is a Training Site for American Heart Association® and a Training Center for Medic First Aid® and American Health and Safety Institute®.

We are committed to helping companies comply with regulatory requirements, and individuals with knowledge to help in emergency situations. We facilitate classes in a relaxed, yet professional manner.  We ensure a high quality educational experience for students, providing cost effective, patient care focused trainings.  Training ordinary people for extraordinary circumstances.  Our instructors are not text book instructors; they have experience in real emergency situations.

Medic first aid approved training center
American Heart Association authorized training center
American Safety & Health Institute

There are online options for these courses available for the cognitive portion, but must accompany a skills session with an instructor for the psychomotor skills and issuance of certification card.

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