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CPR Certification Chicago provides the best Chicago BLS CPR Certification from an American Heart Association Certified Training Site. Book an AHA BLS CPR class today.

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Top Rated American Heart Association AHA BLS CPR Classes in Chicago, IL

If you’re looking for the most comprehensive training for CPR and First Aid certification, you’ve come to the right place. CPR Certification Chicago proudly delivers a premier education for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR), Automated External Defibrillator (AED), Basic Life Support (BLS), and First Aid — and our CPR courses are certified by the American Heart Association (AHA). You will be confident in using what you’ve learned when you need it most. Offering a quality hands-on and in-person CPR training experience at the best rates, we ensure that your employer will accept this certification and that you are fully satisfied with the education you’ve received! Whether you’re a good samaritan or are completing the training for your job, you will walk away from the class with everything you need to help save a life. Join us at a time that is convenient for you at our Chicago training site — or schedule your on-site CPR class for medium to large groups in Chicago, South Haven (Indiana), Arlington Heights (Illinois), Evanston, Oak Park (Illinois), Orland Park, Gary, Buffalo Grove, Naperville, Deerfield, Elgin, Elmhurst, Highland Park, North Chicago, Northbrook, Oak Brook, and Palatine.

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American Heart Association AHA BLS CPR and AED Certification

Our CPR classes are officially American Heart Association (AHA) certified and equip you for Basic Life Support (BLS) Healthcare Provider CPR and AED in Chicago, IL.

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BLS CPR, AED + First Aid Classes


American Heart Association AHA BLS CPR and AED Certification & First Aid Certification

The First Aid and CPR classes are the best emergency training you can receive. All of our CPR classes are American Heart Association (AHA) certified, so they are the official Healthcare Provider level certification that employers require.

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Chicago’s Best CPR Certification

Know CPR. Make a difference. Save a life.

According to, 70% of Americans would not have the training needed to help someone going through a heart attack. Each year, thousands of lives could be saved if more people knew how to perform CPR. From accidents to heart events, our training has saved lives and given people the confidence to help while waiting for emergency responders.

If you’re still unsure if you will move forward with CPR training, understand that —

  • You will likely use your training on someone you know personally.
  • Many victims of heart events appear healthy, with no signs of heart disease.
  • Four out of five cardiac arrest episodes happen at home.
  • Unintentional injury is the third leading cause of death in the US.

Whether you need to be certified for a job or simply want to know this invaluable information, we can give you the best training to ensure you’re confident in helping to save a life.

CPR Certification Chicago provides CPR and First Aid classes at our facility in Chicago and on-site CPR training for medium to large groups in Chesterton, Dundee, Fox Lake, New Buffalo, Lincoln Park, Wicker Park, Bucktown, Hyde Park, Logan Square, Portage Park, South Chicago, West Loop, Calumet Heights, and beyond.

We look forward to seeing you certify or renew your CPR and First Aid training.

What is CPR?

Cardiopulmonary resuscitation is a lifesaving process that uses rescue breathing and surface chest compressions to help revive breathing and heartbeat after an individual has faced cardiac arrest, heart attack, stroke, or has drowned. This training equips you to revive a victim or at the very least help until the first responders arrive.

What to Expect in Your CPR Course

From the ABCs of CPR to using an AED machine (the follow-up procedure to resuscitate an individual), our training covers every aspect of CPR for adults, children, and infants.

You can rest assured that you have attended the best American Heart Association CPR and BLS classes and are certified to meet OSHA requirements.

CPR Certification Chicago is accepted by all employers and organizations, including —

  • Nurses, RNs, and CNAs
  • Personal Training Facilities and Gyms
  • Daycare and Other Caretakers
  • Schools (Private and Public)
  • Hospitality Industry
  • Construction Sites
  • Hospitals
  • EMT/Paramedic Companies
  • Home Health Aides
  • Nursing schools and All Other College Programs
  • Nonprofits like the Boy and Girl Scouts of America
  • Firefighting and Other Municipalities

Why Train With Us?

  1. We have trained nearly 100,000 students with the most widely recognized, accredited, and employer-accepted BLS Certification in the USA.
  2. Receive more individual CPR and First Aid training due to our hands-on style, streamlined class time, and smaller group sizes.
  3. Walk away with your AHA-certified BLS CPR card and your CPR Certification Chicago First Aid card, same day.
  4. Have complete confidence in any unexpected situation that requires life-giving skills.


How much does it cost to become CPR Certified?

  • Our CPR class costs $59.95.
  • Our CPR + First Aid class costs $79.95.

Both courses include your training, skills check-off, testing, and your certification card. Be careful while exploring other “cheaper” options — they may have additional hidden fees later in the process.

Can anyone take these courses?

Anyone can take the courses, no matter their profession. We have no age requirement to take our classes — everyone is welcome to become CPR certified!

What do I have to do to qualify for the CPR card?

To qualify for your CPR card, you will complete your skills checkoff and finish a written certification test to guarantee that you can perform CPR. You will be tested and receive your AHA BLS CPR card the same day as your class.

All certification steps are included in the basic purchase. There are no other hidden fees like you may find in other places.

When will my certification expire?

CPR AED Certification and CPR Training requirements state that all training must be renewed after two years to sustain your knowledge and skill.

How can I renew my CPR Certification?

All of our CPR and First Aid classes are designed for initial certifications AND recertifications — simply sign up on our website for your preferred class time!

How long do the CPR classes last?

Class times are approximately 3 hrs.

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