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The American Red Cross is dedicated to training people to respond to, and prepare for, emergencies. In order to empower people, we offer world-class CPR and First Aid training in NYC and throughout the state. Taught by experienced professionals, Red Cross classes are developed under the guidance of, and reviewed by, the Red Cross Scientific Advisory Council. Course materials are reviewed on a regular basis to ensure that the latest techniques and information are included in every course we teach.
Your Red Cross First Aid and CPR certifications are 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 New York City. First Aid training and CPR classes for renewal candidates are available throughout the year. Please check your local schedule for details.
In order to make our First Aid and CPR classes in NYC even more convenient, we offer a Simulation Learning experience which combines online coursework with an in-person skills session. This way, you can learn at your own pace, then show your skills to a trained, certified instructor, and receive full certification that's valid for two years.
Get the hands-on training you need to help during emergencies. Our NYC 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.
At the Red Cross, we know that if you don't use the skills you learn in our New York City CPR classes and First Aid training, you're likely lose them or forget key points. That's why we've created step-by-step guides that you can print up and keep with you, no matter where you are. Our one-page instructions offer quick reminders on how to perform life-saving measures, which makes it easy to refresh your memory and maintain your skills.
Whether your CPR certification is critical for your job or it's just for you, it's important to know that your credentials will expire two years from their award date. However, at the Red Cross in NYC, CPR certification is easy to maintain. We offer dozens of abbreviated recertification classes throughout the year so you can maintain your credentials and skills.
The Red Cross not only offers First Aid and CPR training in New York City for private individuals, first responders and organizations, but we also offer a special training program for schools, which includes their staff and their students. Find out how to take part in our program, and empower your educators and pupils with the tools to help those in need.
Get CPR and First Aid training in New York City that's designed specifically for healthcare professionals. Created for those with a duty to respond, our courses use the latest science and educational innovations to cover performing primary assessments, giving ventilations, choking, CPR, and AED use. Successful completion of the course gives you a two-year certification, access to free refresher materials and more.
At the Red Cross, our CPR classes and First Aid training in New York City 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.