Accidents can happen at any time and place, and often, they occur without warning. Whether it is a minor injury or a life-threatening situation, knowing how to administer proper first aid can make all the difference. This is why first aid training is so important, as it equips individuals with the knowledge and skills necessary to provide immediate assistance in … read more
Bloodborne Pathogen Training: Everything You Need to Know
If you have questions about bloodborne pathogen training, we have answers!
Bloodborne pathogens are microorganisms that can be found in human blood and can cause diseases such as HIV, Hepatitis B, and Hepatitis C. These pathogens can also be present in other body fluids like semen, vaginal secretions, and saliva. They can spread through contact with infected blood or body … read more
Who Primarily Benefits from First Aid Training?
Simply put, the answer to the question of “who primarily benefits from first aid training” is literally everyone. Those who complete the training gain a better understanding of how to help in an emergency. Those in an emergency benefit from people around them who have completed CPR and first aid training. And that’s not all.
Let’s take a closer look … read more
Infant CPR: How to Treat a Choking Infant with CPR
Knowing how to administer infant CPR to a choking baby is a critical, lifesaving skill.
What is CPR? Cardiopulmonary resuscitation is a first aid technique that can save someone’s life if they stop breathing or their heart stops beating.
Children and infants are naturally curious and frequently place objects in their mouths. One small object can block a baby’s airway, … read more
Who Needs BLS Certification?
Do you have questions about BLS certification?
You may already be familiar with CPR, First Aid, and AED certifications, but BLS classes and certifications are a bit different. With this in mind, let’s take a look at some of the questions we often hear about BLS certification.
What is BLS certification
BLS stands for Basic Life Support. This is the … read more
What To Look for in an Online BLS Certification Course
If your job requires that you be Basic Life Support (BLS) certified, you may have lots of questions about online BLS certification. We want to help you to pick the best BLS certification course, online or otherwise.
Here is our guide for 4 things to look for in a BLS online certification course.
Your training is only as … read more
Is BLS the Same as CPR?
Many people ask us if BLS certification is the same as CPR certification. The question makes sense, as the two are similar, and actually have a great deal in common. Because we thought you might have the same question, we thought we’d look more closely at whether BLS and CPR are the same things, and if not, how they are … read more
What Do You Learn in CPR/ First Aid Classes?
You may be considering taking a CPR certification class. You may also have some questions about what to expect in a CPR class. What will you learn? What will the classroom environment be like?
You may also have questions about taking CPR classes online, and how it differs from an in-person or blended learning class. While we address these questions … read more
How to Become CPR Certified
Does your job require you to become CPR certified? Are you interested in CPR certification so that you are better able to help in an emergency?
If so, you may have questions about how you become CPR certified. And we have answers! Let’s take a look at the CPR certification process, from how to find and choose a class to … read more
11 Benefits of Learning CPR
There are many great benefits of being CPR certified. Getting, maintaining, and using your CPR certification can be a profoundly rewarding experience. And even better, CPR is easy to learn.
We’ve compiled a list of 11 reasons for why you may want to consider learning CPR.
Save a life
No list of CPR benefits would be complete without addressing the … read more