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Get the hands-on training you need to help during emergencies. Our San Jose CPR classes and First Aid training courses are taught by the experts in an intimate setting. This helps ensure that you'll have time to ask questions and become comfortable with the materials before completing your certification exam. Courses take just a few short hours, but can mean all the difference to those in need.
In San Jose, CPR classes and First Aid training are available in person, or through our blended Simulation Learning, which gives you the ability to complete your coursework online, and demonstrate your skills in person to a trained, certified instructor. Both paths allow you to earn full certification in First Aid and CPR, which will be valid for two years.
Current certificate holders, and those who hold certifications that are within 30 days of expiring, can maintain their credentials by completing an abbreviated training session with experts in San Jose. First Aid training and CPR classes for renewal candidates are available throughout the year. Please check your local schedule for details.
In order to ensure that you receive the most accurate, up-to-date information and training available, all of our courses and materials are developed under the guidance of, and reviewed by, the Red Cross Scientific Advisory Council. This 50+member panel of nationally-recognized medical, scientific, and academic experts is dedicated to ensuring that the Red Cross delivers information that is backed by the best science and best practices in the industry. And whether you're taking a CPR class in San Jose, or an online course from the comfort of your home, you can rest assured that you're getting accurate, proven training that can help you respond appropriately in times of crisis.
At the Red Cross, our CPR classes and First Aid training in San Jose are augmented with easy-to-access online resources and manuals. Designed to be used during and after your training, our collection includes all of the course materials, as well as refresher activities which can help keep your skills fresh, step-by-step instructions that you can print, keep with you, and refer to anytime, and more. In addition, as your certification period nears its end, you can sign up for an abbreviated renewal course, where you'll learn the latest techniques, and can extend your certification by two more years.