Bloodborne Pathogen Training: Everything You Need to Know

A conceptual image depicting bloodborne pathogens

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?

A worker benefits from his coworker’s 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

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

Who Needs BLS Certification?

2 people with BLS certification perform CPR

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

Is BLS the Same as CPR?

A person does CPR on another person

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?

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