CPR Certification

We asked 35971 job seekers about their CPR Certification. This is what they told us:

  • 57% of job seekers said "required for my current job" was the biggest reason for earning their CPR Certification
  • 33% said earning their CPR Certification helped them make more money
  • 56% said earning their CPR Certification helped them get a job
  • 98% said they would recommend a family member or friend earn their CPR Certification

What are people saying about getting a CPR Certification?

Did this certification help you make more money?

Based on 35,811 responses

33% said earning their CPR Certification helped them make more money

Did this certification help you get a job?

Based on 35,805 responses

56% said earning their CPR Certification helped them get a job

Would you recommend this certification?

Based on 35,823 responses

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

Why did you decide to earn your CPR Certification?

Based on 35,971 responses

Required for my current job
57%
Make more money
9%
Changing careers
8%
Get an edge over other candidates
9%
Help my career progression
37%
Other
21%

What was your job title after earning this certification?

Based on 23,599 responses

Nursing Assistant View jobs
9%
Direct Support Professional View jobs
5%
Caregiver View jobs
4%
Medical Assistant View jobs
4%
Lifeguard View jobs
2%

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

21,087 people answered

“Locations or organizations that offer the training that are closer to where I live.”

July 19, 2019

“This certification is recommended for my practice as a LPN”

July 19, 2019

“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

“Many nanny's and lifeguard are looking for this certification and its also very in a stressful situation so you don't have to call a 911.”

July 19, 2019

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

25,080 people answered

“It can be use anywhere and its very helpful to have.”

July 19, 2019

“Obtain the skill, it's very necessary and useful to have even if you don't think that you'll need it.”

July 19, 2019

“It is very helpful when you're in need of a job. Especially if you work in any type of food based environment.”

July 19, 2019

“This certification helps save lives.”

July 19, 2019

“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
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