First Aid Certification

We asked 28,746 job seekers about their First Aid Certification. This is what they told us:

  • 59% of job seekers said "required for my current job" was the biggest reason for earning their First Aid Certification
  • 34% said earning their First Aid Certification helped them make more money
  • 59% said earning their First Aid Certification helped them get a job
  • 98% said they would recommend a family member or friend earn their First Aid Certification

What are people saying about getting a First Aid Certification?

Did this certification help you make more money?

Based on 28,665 responses

34% said earning their First Aid Certification helped them make more money

Did this certification help you get a job?

Based on 28,661 responses

59% said earning their First Aid Certification helped them get a job

Would you recommend this certification?

Based on 28,671 responses

98% said they would recommend a family member or friend earn their First Aid Certification

Why did you decide to earn your First Aid Certification?

Based on 28,746 responses

Required for my current job
59%
Make more money
9%
Changing careers
7%
Get an edge over other candidates
8%
Help my career progression
36%
Other
21%

What was your job title after earning this certification?

Based on 20,638 responses

Caregiver View jobs
8%
Nursing Assistant View jobs
7%
Direct Support Professional View jobs
6%
Childcare Provider View jobs
3%
Lifeguard View jobs
3%

What do people wish they knew before earning their First Aid Certification?

18,257 people answered

“I was glad to get the certification”

Aug. 17, 2019

“Nothing, I was prepared well in CNA school.”

Aug. 17, 2019

“No regrets. Glad I earned the certification.”

Aug. 17, 2019

“Employers may look for this certification.”

Aug. 17, 2019

“Study and work hard to pass the test. Listen to the instructor.”

Aug. 17, 2019

What advice would you give to someone interested in earning their First Aid Certification?

21,532 people answered

“This is a great certification to have in case of any emergency and this can truly save someone’s life.”

Aug. 17, 2019

“It’s pretty simple, just pay attention and absorb the information for the day you’ll need it.”

Aug. 17, 2019

“Becoming a firefighter is very challenging but rewarding.”

Aug. 17, 2019

“The test requirements are if you get 5 questions wrong, you have to ride the test.”

Aug. 17, 2019

“This I always a great tool to have not only for work but your personal life too.”

Aug. 17, 2019
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