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Save-A-Life - CPR Training

Frequently Asked CPR Questions (FAQ)

If you are thinking about taking a class or already have taken one with us and have a question, check out the commonly asked CPR questions now.

I Lost my card. Can I get a replacement?

Yes. For paper cards, we will need to verify the date and location of your class and will re-issue you a card. Card replacement fee is $10. American Heart Association (AHA) transitioned to electronic cards in 2017 and can be reprinted here. Click here for more instructions on how to get your American Heart Association CPR card replacement.

How long does my certification last?

Certification is valid for 2 years after course completion.

I’m a healthcare provider, what class do I need?

Basic Life Support (BLS) is for healthcare providers who work in a clinical setting. For lay-rescuers and those not in health related fields, Heartsaver is appropriate.

Is Save-A-Life, Inc. an accredited organization?

Yes we are an authorized American Heart Association Training Site. The CPR training certification card you receive will be from the American Heart Association.

Is there a minimum number of students required for a class?

No. We can and will teach classes for any number of students. Contact us for details.

Do I need to purchase a book?

Books are required for healthcare providers who take the professional level CPR training. Textbooks can be purchased conveniently through Save-A-Life, Inc. or through the WorldPoint website or by calling (888) 332-8350.

Do you offer online classes?

We offer American Heart Association (AHA) online courses with in-person skills testing. Students can complete all course work online and then work with Save-A-Life, Inc. for hands on skills test and receive an AHA certification card.

How large of a space is needed for a class?

A space large enough to comfortable seat the number of students attending and for the instructor to present the material. Instruction is media based with skills practice on manikins. We can be flexible and adjust to most spaces.

Still have CPR questions? Contact us and we’ll be happy to help!