First Aid Certification

We asked 24888 job seekers about their First Aid Certification. This is what they told us:

  • 59% of job seekers said "required for my current job" was the biggest reason for earning their First Aid Certification
  • 34% said earning their First Aid Certification helped them make more money
  • 59% 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 24,807 responses

34% said earning their First Aid Certification helped them make more money

Did this certification help you get a job?

Based on 24,803 responses

59% said earning their First Aid Certification helped them get a job

Would you recommend this certification?

Based on 24,813 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 24,888 responses

Required for my current job
59%
Make more money
9%
Changing careers
7%
Get an edge over other candidates
9%
Help my career progression
36%
Other
21%

What was your job title after earning this certification?

Based on 17,309 responses

Caregiver View jobs
8%
Nursing Assistant View jobs
7%
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?

15,377 people answered

“How to properly give CPR before taking this class but now that I have, It is something that will stick with me forever.”

July 19, 2019

“It is a course that will help you in any situation weather its work or out in public”

July 19, 2019

“This could save lives and i wish i had the training to help me help other!”

July 19, 2019

“I wish I would have known how fun the medical field was before earning this certification because i would have done it sooner.”

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

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

18,134 people answered

“It is very handy to learn first aid. It helps you to properly know how to use basic first aid and to know how to properly give CPR without injuring the person”

July 19, 2019

“The course is super quick and easy.”

July 19, 2019

“It's a very easy class to learn and its full of a life time of saving lives or even just helping family and friends.”

July 19, 2019

“I suggest to read the reviews on certain schools before trying to enroll in taking this certification exam.”

July 19, 2019

“So you know if a child need helps or someone in public needs help your certified.”

July 19, 2019
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