AED Certification

We asked 17507 job seekers about their AED Certification. This is what they told us:

  • 54% of job seekers said "required for my current job" was the biggest reason for earning their AED Certification
  • 28% said earning their AED Certification helped them make more money
  • 51% said earning their AED Certification helped them get a job
  • 98% said they would recommend a family member or friend earn their AED Certification

What are people saying about getting a AED Certification?

Did this certification help you make more money?

Based on 17,453 responses

28% said earning their AED Certification helped them make more money

Did this certification help you get a job?

Based on 17,452 responses

51% said earning their AED Certification helped them get a job

Would you recommend this certification?

Based on 17,456 responses

98% said they would recommend a family member or friend earn their AED Certification

Why did you decide to earn your AED Certification?

Based on 17,507 responses

Required for my current job
54%
Make more money
8%
Changing careers
6%
Get an edge over other candidates
11%
Help my career progression
37%
Other
24%

What was your job title after earning this certification?

Based on 11,691 responses

Nursing Assistant View jobs
6%
Lifeguard View jobs
4%
Direct Support Professional View jobs
3%
Security Officer View jobs
3%
Medical Assistant View jobs
3%

What do people wish they knew before earning their AED Certification?

10,654 people answered

“This certification is being required for many positions involving small children. However, I wish that I had better informed myself of the importance of this certificate and the many uses for it. Children are having so many medical conditions and this certificate has proven to be an asset.”

July 19, 2019

“I wish I would have known CPR because we had a patient go into cardiac arrest and I felt helpless.”

July 19, 2019

“I wish I would have done it sooner.”

July 19, 2019

“I wish that I knew how much having certificates such as this one could help you stand out in the application process, that way I could have done this sooner!”

July 19, 2019

“How much information and technique that goes into saving a person life.”

July 19, 2019

What advice would you give to someone interested in earning their AED Certification?

12,747 people answered

“This certification is needed whenever you are in an environment consisting of children of various ages. Please consider this as an asset to your resume. This certification was easy to obtain, yet it contained many valuable facts that were once considered taboo,superstitious, old school remedy etc. The knowledge obtained in this course is priceless!”

July 19, 2019

“It is a great thing to know because you never know what situation you are going to encounter.”

July 19, 2019

“My advice would be to get the certification because it doesn't just help with your career, it is a helpful skill to have throughout life in case of emergencies.”

July 19, 2019

“The process to get this certification requires a lot of time to watch videos of possible scenarios regarding first aid/ CPR/ AED, however it was rather easy to pass. You are put into real life situations through an online simulation.”

July 19, 2019

“It is worth it. You can always save a life.”

July 19, 2019
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