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The Importance of First Aid Training

An instructor teaching a group of students CPR

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

Who Needs CPR Certification?

Someone on the ground in the street getting CPR

When we think of CPR and resuscitation, we often imagine a scenario in which someone collapses and emergency workers rush in to help. In these situations, we often don’t think of ourselves as the one who is performing CPR, the one to save a life. We think that this will be a medical professional or a law enforcement officer.

But … read more

What Do You Learn in CPR/ First Aid Classes?

A CPR class

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

A person performs CPR

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

The 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

Online CPR Certification

People performing CPR on a dummy in a CPR certification class.

Getting your CPR certification online is easy with AEDCPR. In a class that is designed to be accessible to anyone of any medical background, including those who are complete novices about first aid, the Online CPR/AED/First Aid Training course sets the standard for quality.

This is the same course that is used to teach medical professionals, including rescuers, … read more

What is BLS Certification?

Rescuers providing CPR
Professional Rescuers Perform CPR

BLS Stands for Basic Life Support. It refers to the skills used by emergency first responders, medical professionals, and more, use to help during a medical emergency. People who earn a BLS Certification will know how to use skills like cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) for victims of cardiac arrest, be able to clear airways … read more

How to Renew CPR Certification

A Person performs CPR
A Person performs CPR

CPR certification renewal is a vital part of keeping your skills up to date. To remain current, you must renew your CPR certification every two years. The good news is that you can complete your CPR renewal online, while still ensuring that your credentials remain valid and that your life-saving skills remain fresh.

Before we take … read more

What is CPR?

What is CPR and when should it be performed
CPR|Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation

When you think of CPR, you probably think of a doctor or paramedic doing chest compressions on an unconscious person. But you may wonder how CPR actually works as a life saving procedure. What is CPR, and what does CPR do?

CPR Definition

CPR stands for cardiopulmonary resuscitation. It is an emergency procedure for … read more