A wide variety of industries are legally required to have a staff that is first aid and CPR certified. However, the logistics of ensuring compliance, keeping certifications up-to-date, and reimbursing employees for taking classes can be a nightmare. It’s easy to miss a lapsed certification which can be a disaster in the event that someone […]
One of the biggest debates and area of misinformation related to CPR is about the issue of rescue breathing. In 2010, “compression-only” CPR guidelines were released which led many people to believe that rescue breaths were no longer a part of CPR. So, are they? Also, should a bystander provide them while giving CPR? What […]
Learn how the HeartCode® BLS training program blends online CPR training with live instruction for a safe, effective way to get CPR certified.
Learn the most common causes of injury and mortality in teens as well as how to prevent accidents. We’re also providing a rough guide to administering CPR and first aid to teens.
While many new parents take CPR classes before or when their new babies are born, as their children move from the infant stage, they don’t maintain their skills. While toddlers and older children aren’t at risk for issues like SIDS or are at a lower risk for suffocation, it’s still necessary for parents to have […]
Part 1 of multi-part series on child care.
For years we have learned to do CPR while the patient is in the supine position. But what if your hospital is placing COVID-19 positive patients in the prone position due to ARDS. What if a patient arrests in the prone position? What should you do? What are others across the world currently doing…. DO […]
At the time of writing this, we’re in the midst of a global pandemic of novel coronavirus, COVID-19. Our CPR and first aid instructors work in the health industry, consisting of nurses, EMTs, and first responders, and we want to take the opportunity to share information to help you stay safe and healthy as well […]
Spring means getting outside for a variety of activities. From art shows to baseball games, and everything in between, there’s a good chance you’ll find yourself outside in a large crowd sometime this spring or summer. That makes it a perfect time to get CPR or BLS certified! Why Get CPR Certified in the Spring? […]
Learn the latest updates to the American Heart Association’s CPR Guidelines for 2020.