CPR certifications are valid for two years. If your are required to have you CPR certified, renewal is every 2 years. American Heart Association provides 2 year certification for CPR, AED, First Aid, BLS, Bloodborne Pathogens and the Friends and Family CPR training program at Gulf Coast CPR Training in Fairhope.
American Heart requires that the renewal is every two years, however it is best to go ahead and renew yearly. Your certification expires the last day of the expiration month and year. After two years it’s time for renewal your CPR, AED, First Aid, BLS classes.
Employees are often required to maintain a CPR certification and we know that it take more then one class to stay fresh on CPR certification so many First Responder classes practice CPR on a bi-monthly or quarterly basis. Always consider a renewal at Gulf Coast CPR Training in Fairhope if you feel you are not sure what to do in case of emergency.
The American Heart Association (AHA) has leads the way for keeping CPR performance standards and guidelines as up-to-date as possible. Current research explains that CPR practices should be refreshed, improved and practiced on a regular basis. This information is included in all courses at Gulf Coast CPR Training in Fairhope moving forward for certification for CPR, AED, First Aid, BLS, Bloodborne Pathogens and the Friends and Family CPR training.