Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) Certification

We asked 19,252 job seekers about their Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) Certification. This is what they told us:
  • 74% of job seekers said "required for my current job" was the biggest reason for earning their Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) Certification
  • 32% said earning their Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) Certification helped them make more money
  • 61% said earning their Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) Certification helped them get a job
  • 94% said they would recommend a family member or friend earn their Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) Certification

What are people saying about getting a Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) Certification?

Did this certification help you make more money?

32%

Did this certification help you make more money?

32% said earning their Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) Certification helped them make more money.Based on 19,235 responses

Did this certification help you get a job?

61%

Did this certification help you get a job?

61% said earning their Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) Certification helped them get a job.Based on 19,235 responses

Would you recommend this certification?

94%

Would you recommend this certification?

94% said they would recommend a family member of friend to earn their Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) Certification.Based on 19,235 responses

Why did you decide to earn your Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) Certification?

Based on 19,252 responses
Required for my current job
74%
Make more money
6%
Changing careers
5%
Get an edge over other candidates
9%
Help my career progression
35%
Other
11%

What was your job title after earning this certification?

Based on 14,309 responses
Registered NurseView jobs
62%
3%
Charge NurseView jobs
3%
Nurse PractitionerView jobs
2%
Licensed Practical NurseView jobs
2%
Other job titles: 461

What do people wish they knew before earning their Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) Certification?

10,302 people answered
I wish I had earned this certification a long time ago.
May 3, 2021
I have a current Texas RN license, ACLS, CNOR with over 40 years of circulator experience
May 3, 2021
This certification could be deemed useful on any floor, as many floors still utilize remote telemetry.
Apr 29, 2021
I have had this certification since 1995
Apr 28, 2021
I suggest going online to American Heart and also review teaching videos prior to taking the class.
Apr 28, 2021
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What advice would you give to someone interested in earning their Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) Certification?

12,206 people answered
It’s a good certification and you may need it to nsa e somebody’s life
May 2, 2021
You have to have it if you are applying to any job in Healthcare
Apr 30, 2021
Be sure you have time to dedicate to learning and breaking down the different arrhythmia as and how they are treated.
Apr 29, 2021
Work hard. Stay focused. Self-motivate.
Apr 28, 2021
Yes as a Nurse I feel you should be prepared for a life-threatening emergency.
Apr 28, 2021
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