What is a BLS course?

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What exactly does a BLS certification course teach? The majority of people would probably say that they have never heard of Basic Life Support (BLS) if you ask them. However, most people have heard of CPR and have at least a fundamental grasp of what it entails. So, you may be surprised to learn that […]

Are Online CPR Classes Legit?

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Online CPR Classes Type CPR into any search engine and you’ll see a number of results for online CPR training which brings us to the question – are they legitimate? The answer we feel is a resounding yes. Firstly, when it comes to learning any subject, online training and eLearning are excellent options, and in […]

What Is Infant CPR?

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CPR is a lifesaving technique used for anyone suffering from cardiac arrest. But what is infant CPR and how does it differ from other types of CPR, such as child CPR and adult CPR? The main difference between infant CPR and other forms is the depth of chest compressions you administer to infants. Because their […]

Is There an Age Limit for CPR Certification?

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While many of us are familiar with the importance of CPR, there are still quite a few misconceptions about this important medical procedure. Confusion about how long it takes to earn your certification, how old you must be to get CPR-certified, and whether you can perform CPR without a certification are just a few of […]

How to Perform CPR on a Child

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Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) is an essential procedure that can help save the life of a child (age 1 – 8) whose heart has stopped. Immediate CPR can restart the flow of oxygenated blood throughout the body and keep it flowing to the brain and other essential organs until medical professionals arrive.  However, without immediate intervention, […]