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6th Grader Saves Her Friend’s Life

Skylar Berry, in most ways, is like any other 11-year old girl. She hangs out with friends, swims, and… save lives?

Yes, this remarkable girl saved the life of her friend just last week. She was at a friend’s birthday pool party. A few hours in, she noticed that one of her friends was at the bottom of the pool, lifeless. “He was gone, right in front of our eyes,” Sklyar said. “We lost a friend and I was just thinking, ‘there’s only one more chance, we could try it.'”

After getting their friend out of the pool, Skylar checked for his pulse and immediately began CPR. Thanks to Skylar’s brave efforts and quick thinking, her friend was back in school just 2 days after this traumatic incident.

Skylar’s mother, Marissa, asked her daughter where she learned this life-saving technique. Skylar’s response? “Mom, Fire Camp, duh!”

Fire Camp is a local summer camp offered at the Sacramento Metro Fire Department that teaches kids about fire safety, water safety, and of course, CPR.

Now, Skylar plans to devote her spare time to teaching her friends and other kids her age about CPR.

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My husband and I hired Precious Hearts to come teach us CPR in our home and we had a WONDERFUL experience! Grace is a fantastic teacher and we learned so much. She had all the proper equipment for us to get lots of practice, she gave lots of real-world examples, and overall she made the process really fun and positive. Our nanny came for the 2nd half of the class and she reviewed the CPR and choking rescue procedures with her as well. I sleep better at night knowing that we received great training and I would HIGHLY recommend Precious Hearts for anyone considering CPR training. Thank you Precious Hearts Team!

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