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First Aid Certification

We asked 120,868 job seekers about their First Aid Certification. This is what they told us:

  • 58% of job seekers said "required for my current job" was the biggest reason for earning their First Aid Certification
  • 38% 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 120,782 responses

38% said earning their First Aid Certification helped them make more money

Did this certification help you get a job?

Based on 120,778 responses

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

Would you recommend this certification?

Based on 120,789 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 120,868 responses

Required for my current job

58%

Make more money

11%

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 81,486 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?

73,452 people answered

“There are a lot of jobs that can use this certificate”

Jan. 17, 2021

“How valuable it is to know what to do in a possible emergency if you are put in the situation.”

Jan. 17, 2021

“That I could do a live course instead of having to do the provisional. I ended up getting both and it cost me double the price.”

Jan. 17, 2021

“This is an important certification/life skill to have. You can save someone’s life by just knowing how to do the things this certificate certifies.”

Jan. 17, 2021

“That I could have taken a shorter version of the same class because I have taken CPR and First Aide before.”

Jan. 17, 2021

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

84,119 people answered

“This is something very good to learn.”

Jan. 17, 2021

“It is helpful in all parts of your life, business or personal.”

Jan. 17, 2021

“It is worth it because it can help save a life.”

Jan. 17, 2021

“This test only matters if you’re interested in the field because if you learn it and you’re not interested, you’re just going to forget it.”

Jan. 17, 2021

“Brainstorm ideas to lower the costs of education.”

Jan. 17, 2021