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Designed with your schedule and learning style in mind, California CPR classes and First Aid training from the American Red Cross is easy to fit into your busy life. With classes available online and in person, and via our blended Simulation Learning experience, getting the training you need is easier than ever.
Developed for those who learn best in a traditional classroom setting, our in-person First Aid and CPR Training in California gives you access to knowledgeable instructors who will guide you every step of the way. With lecture and hands-on skills sessions, these classes give you ample time to ask questions and become comfortable with the latest techniques.
Simulation Learning courses use a combination of self-paced, interactive online classes and in-person skill sessions. This not only allows you to learn at your own pace online, but gives you the ability to demonstrate your skills at one of the California CPR and First Aid training classes near you. Once you successfully complete both the online and in-person portions of your class you'll receive full certification.
To receive full First Aid and CPR certification from the American Red Cross, you must successfully complete an in-person or Simulation Learning course taught by Red Cross instructors. California CPR classes and First Aid training opportunities are available in dozens of locations throughout the state making it easy to find one that will suit your schedule. Learn more about our classes and find out how to get certified locally.
After successfully completing your CPR and First Aid training in California your certification will be good for two years. In order to help you maintain your certification, we offer abbreviated CPR and First Aid renewal classes not only allow you to stay up to date on the latest techniques, but once complete they allow you to extend your certification by two additional years.
Although you may have recently taken one of our First Aid and CPR classes in California, if you don't use your skills, they can fade from memory quickly. In order to help keep them fresh in your mind so that you can help those in need, we've created a simple step-by-step guide that you can print up and place on your refrigerator, in your car, in your bag or at your desk.
At the American Red Cross we offer CPR classes and First Aid training in California, but our expertise goes far beyond its borders. In fact, we operate in every state and are part of a humanitarian network that responds to emergencies and provides training in more than 180 countries worldwide. In addition, in order to ensure that our health and safety class materials are based on the latest and best in emergency science, our trainings are developed by experts in the field and reviewed by the Red Cross Scientific Advisory Council.