Red Watch Band Program

Every Second Counts

Become a campus leader equipped with the skills to step up, care for your fellow Aggies and potentially save a life.

The Red Watch Band (RWB) program at UC Davis empowers students to make decisions, take actions and care for their peers during time-sensitive critical moments. This cost-free workshop encompasses an optional American Heart Association (AHA) Heartsaver CPR certification, and a student-centered upstander training with an emphasis on alcohol-related situations.

More information about UC Davis Red Watch Band:

  • Promotes a culture of respect, compassion and responsibility among students
  • Addresses high risk drinking and college drinking culture
  • Provides students with skills and knowledge to prevent drinking deaths
  • Requires active participation of student participants to be successful
  • Facilitates active discussions about campus specific issues regarding alcohol

The Red Watch Band program originated at Stony Brook University in 2009, for more information and frequently asked questions, visit http://www.stonybrook.edu/sb/redwatchband/

For questions specifically regarding UC Davis’ RWB program, please contact rdavis@shcs.ucdavis.edu

 

The RWB workshop consists of two parts:

  • Upstander training focused on alcohol related situations, facilitated by UC Davis students and Health Education and Promotion Staff
  • American Heart Association CPR training (Optional) **

Both components of the workshop will be offered on weekday evenings.

Winter 2017 Training

Upstander Training
Tuesday January 17th | 7:00-8:30pm
Tuesday February 7th | 7:00-8:30pm

Register for Upstander Training Here

American Heart Association CPR Training**
Tuesday January 24th | 7:00pm - 9:30pm
Friday February 3rd | 9:30am - 12:00pm
Wednesday February 8th | 5:30 - 8:00
Tuesday March 7th | 7:00 - 9:30pm

Register for CPR Training Here

All UC Davis students are eligible and welcome. A short application is required*
*Same day registration is not guaranteed.
**You must complete Part 1 (Upstander training) before you can take Part 2 (CPR).