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First Aid Certification

We asked 100,380 job seekers about their First Aid Certification. This is what they told us:

  • 57% of job seekers said "required for my current job" was the biggest reason for earning their First Aid Certification
  • 37% said earning their First Aid Certification helped them make more money
  • 61% said earning their First Aid Certification helped them get a job
  • 98% said they would recommend a family member or friend earn their First Aid Certification

What are people saying about getting a First Aid Certification?

Did this certification help you make more money?

Based on 100,294 responses

37% said earning their First Aid Certification helped them make more money

Did this certification help you get a job?

Based on 100,290 responses

61% said earning their First Aid Certification helped them get a job

Would you recommend this certification?

Based on 100,301 responses

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

Why did you decide to earn your First Aid Certification?

Based on 100,380 responses

Required for my current job

57%

Make more money

10%

Changing careers

8%

Get an edge over other candidates

9%

Help my career progression

36%

Other

22%

What was your job title after earning this certification?

Based on 68,688 responses

Nursing Assistant View jobs

8%

Caregiver View jobs

8%

Direct Support Professional View jobs

6%

Childcare Provider View jobs

3%

Lifeguard View jobs

3%

What do people wish they knew before earning their First Aid Certification?

61,352 people answered

“Many employers are looking for candidates who are cpr/first-aid certified.”

July 11, 2020

“Many employers are looking for candidates who are cpr/first-aid certified.”

July 11, 2020

“That I would actually use it and remembered how to do exactly what I needed to do.”

July 11, 2020

“I wish I knew how important this skill was.”

July 10, 2020

“These skills should be taught to everyone but being certified to save to help save a life is gives you the confidence you need to step in when needed.”

July 10, 2020

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

70,991 people answered

“CPR/first aid is requiered in most jobs.”

July 11, 2020

“It is always a good thing to have and to know.”

July 11, 2020

“It is always a good thing to have and to know.”

July 11, 2020

“CPR/first aid is requiered in most jobs.”

July 10, 2020

“just to watch a video or read on the topic”

July 10, 2020

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