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To become a CPR instructor, you need a minimum of a high school education, basic-level CPR certification and a passing grade on the Red Cross pre-instructor exam. You must complete the first training course and the instr... More »

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To obtain certification in BLS CPR, individuals must take a course taught by a trained instructor proficient in basic life support skills. The American Heart Association and the Red Cross provide information on where to ... More »

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A CPR certification's validity and renewal period depends on the organization that issued it. The American Heart Association and the American Red Cross CPR and First Aid card are valid for two years, though the American ... More »

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Cardiopulmonary resuscitation, or CPR, courses are two to five hours long and the certification lasts for two years, states American Red Cross. CPR is an emergency technique used to attempt to save a person’s life if he ... More »

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CPR certification guides are available for purchase through organizations such as the American Heart Association and the Red Cross. Users can access guides online at both the American Heart Association's website and the ... More »

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To obtain certification in BLS CPR, individuals must take a course taught by a trained instructor proficient in basic life support skills. The American Heart Association and the Red Cross provide information on where to ... More »

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Some topics on the basic written CPR exam include the correct way to perform chest compressions, what to do during a choking emergency and how to correctly assess and treat cardiac arrest. The exam also requires students... More »

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