Trusted & Validity:All our courses are developed by a team of authorized U.S. board certified and licensed medical doctors.

Our nationally recognized certificates are signed by authorized board certified U.S. medical doctors.

Nationally Accepted Certification
American Academy of CPR & First Aid, Inc.®
Search

Online CPR Certification Blog

What’s the Difference Between Chest Compressions and Rescue Breathing?

Dec
08

Date: December 8th, 2017

Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) is a critical skill that can help in saving life of an individual. Traditional approach to CPR involves performing rescue breathing and chest compressions. However, recently there has been reports that have challenged the need for rescue breathing.

Importance of Learning First Aid for Babysitters

Dec
05

Date: December 5th, 2017

Babysitters have a lot of responsibilities when it comes to caring for the young child. There is no knowing what could happen with a child. Chocking is the most common hazard in children. Apart from that, the child can face other emergencies. That is the reason that it’s essential that babysitters know about basic first aid and CPR.

The Importance of CPR When Camping in the Wilderness

Dec
01

Date: December 1st, 2017

Camping outdoors is a great way to rejuvenate your mind. Most people find that it provides a calming experience. The view of the wilderness provides a calming effect. However, you should also remember that being out in the wilderness entails certain risks.

What are the Risks of Contracting Infectious Diseases during CPR?

Nov
28

Date: November 28th, 2017

The risk of contracting infectious diseases is low when performing first aid or CPR. However, this does not mean that the risk does not exist. Not taking proper precautions when performing first aid can result in contraction of bloodborne bacterial and viral diseases. This is particularly important in the US where nearly a third of the population (or 110 million people) suffer from sexually transmitted diseases.  

The Benefits of First Aid and CPR Training for Firefighters

Nov
24

Date: November 24th, 2017

The main job of firefighters is to battle blazes. However, this is not the only thing that they are expected to know. Firefighters also serve as the first responders during emergencies. They should know how to assist burn victims by performing first aid. And in this respect a CPR and first aid certification will prove invaluable.

Here we will explain why firefighters should be trained in advanced first aid and cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR).

Security verified Seal Certified Seal Privacy Seal Business Verified Seal