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Why Choose American Red Cross eBooks?

The American Red Cross is one of the foremost leaders in health and safety training and preparedness. Whether you’re a student or helping to teach others, you can have the flexibility of having your class materials at your fingertips when you need them, with our eBooks.

Add to your knowledge or help those around you to do so! American Red Cross eBooks feature:

  • Full color images and interactive videos to make learning fun and engaging.
  • Rollover definitions in the text to help you understand key bolded terms and phrases.
  • The ability to use your eBooks as you would printed books, allowing you to highlight, mark with a pen, annotate, or add sticky notes throughout.
  • Study questions at the end of each chapter to test retention of terms.
  • Skill sheets at the end of certain chapters, providing step-by-step instructions for performing each skill.

And much more!

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eBooks for Teachers

By providing American Red Cross best-in-class safety training, you’re helping others learn critical ways to prepare and care for a variety of situations. We know that as a provider, you want your students to feel as supported outside of the classroom as they do in it. By using American Red Cross eBooks to supplement your teaching, you can help them gain the knowledge they need. Our eBooks also have teacher-specific features that allow you to track the progress of your students accessing their eBooks as well as generate a report on student eBook usage. Find out more about our eBooks today!

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eBooks for Students

As a Red Cross student, you want to get the training you need, when you need it. Our eBooks help you to supplement the learning in your Red Cross training courses, making the ability to comprehend key concepts from home easier. Once downloaded, your eBooks are even available offline, so you don’t have to be connected to the internet to continue learning! After finishing your course(s), refresh your memory by accessing your eBooks via desktop/laptop, tablet, or smartphone. There’s even our eReader App, so you can have your eBooks at your fingertips.

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For more than a century, the American Red Cross has prepared individuals and organizations to be ready in an emergency. Now, you can pair the science-based expertise you get by taking our training courses with the ease of learning key course concepts from home with our eBooks. Make American Red Cross eBooks part of your library today!


eBooks for Teachers and Students FAQs

How do I access my eBook?

For students:

  • You will receive an order confirmation email from the American Red Cross and a separate email with your access code and reader link to claim your eBook.
  • Using the link provided in the email, you can enter your access code and then continue to log in and set up your American Red Cross eReader account online. From there, you can navigate to your bookshelf and start reading.
  • After your account setup, you can also choose to read via your web browser, or you can read through the Red Cross eBook App on IOS or Google Play.

Can I print my eBook?

Unfortunately, you cannot print your eBook, but you can choose to view by browser or through the Red Cross eBooks app offered on IOS or Google Play. Offline reading options are also offered when you download a full title and save to your library.

Will the eBooks expire?

Some eBook titles may eventually be discontinued when newer training materials are available. eBook title availability will be for the life of the edition.

What devices are ARC eBooks compatible with?

You can login to our eBook portal and access the eBook with the following devices:

  • Desktop/Laptop
  • Mac OS
  • Chrome OS
  • Windows 8 /10
  • Mac 10.13+
  • ChromeBook

For our Red Cross eBooks App offered on IOS or Google Play, you can access with these devices:

  • IOS Tablets: iPad Air, iPad Air 2, iPad Pro & above
  • Android Tablets: Samsung Galaxy Tab S3, Samsung Galaxy Tab A, Samsung Galaxy Tab S2, & Samsung Galaxy Tab S4
  • Windows Surface & Windows 10 Surface Pro 3
  • IOS Mobile Devices: iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus, iPhone 7 & iPhone X
  • Android & Google Mobile Devices: Google Pixel 3 XL, One Plus 3T+ Mobile, Google Pixel XL, Samsung M30 S & Android 8.0+
  • Chromebook (Ver 84 & above)
  • Acer Chromebook Tab10
  • Asus Chromebook (Model: ASUS Flip C100P Chromebook)

Can I return an eBook?

American Red Cross eBooks cannot be returned.