You've learned you need a CPR certification. However, you aren't sure which one you need. And you don't know if a certification from the American Heart Association, American Red Cross or another organization is the right choice. If you are frustrated, that is understandable -- choosing the right CPR certification class can be very confusing!
Here are the four questions to ask yourself to ensure that you sign up for the right CPR certification class:
Which CPR Certification Do I Need?
Most people need a standard CPR certification, often called CPR for the layperson. Professions that usually fall into this category are:
Healthcare providers are required to take a more advanced CPR class. Professions that usually need a healthcare provider CPR certification are: