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Buffalo Grove CPR Instructors

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Mathis Consulting Services
4.9
from 55 reviews
  • 9 years in business
  • 85 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
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Gilda did an excellent job with our teachers. She was responsive to teachers' questions and made the presentation engaging. I would highly recommend her to any school looking for first aid/CPR training.

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Take Action CPR Training
5.0
from 33 reviews
  • 5 years in business
  • 33 hires on Thumbtack
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Erica F.
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Take Action CPR Training was fantastic! Our lead trainer Bob, and his trusty, fellow trainer, Kyle, did our certified training in just under 3 hours for a group of 15. They were fun, engaging, answered all of our questions and made the whole experience enjoyable. They were easy to book, responsive, and flexible. Book them, you will not be disappointed!

  • 12 years in business
  • 49 hires on Thumbtack
Janet N.
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Tonya was extremely flexible with our schedule which was perfect. Having her train two of our office staff was a great experience - she was thorough, knowledgeable, and we felt we really got the most out of our CPR training compared to what may have been offered elsewhere. We would definitely recommend her to any other facility looking for CPR training. You will not be disappointed.

Amalie Services
5.0
from 6 reviews
  • 8 years in business
  • 7 hires on Thumbtack
Dawn W.
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Lorinzo's knowledge and experience is vast. He is a great teacher, very articulate and thorough. His teaching style made the course easy to follow and quick to understand. I highly recommend him to anyone looking for CPR training.

Steve K.
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Could not have asked for a better instructor. Very professional, excellent value, and an all around good person. Steve K.

Thumbtack Customer
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Very informative and helpful

Restart Health & CPR Ltd.
5.0
from 3 reviews
  • 9 years in business
  • 2 hires on Thumbtack
Afton W.
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The best CPR / ACLS Class I have taken!!! Trust me I have taken a lot! Great instructor made the material seem interesting and relevant! I will be back for all my re certification needs!

Byron Watson
4.7
from 3 reviews
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
Danelle T.
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Mr. Watson provided CPR training for our children's ministry and our safety team at New Life Community Church. He scheduled the class, provided training materials and the team all felt they were properly trained. We look forward to using his service yearly and have recommended him to our other locations.

Deft CPR Trainers
5.0
from 2 reviews
  • 18 years in business
  • 5 hires on Thumbtack
Zita D.
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Well done!

  • 14 years in business
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
JoEllen G.
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Don Mountz came to our church and did a training for our Sunday Ushers. He did a wonderful job addressing our specific needs. Easy to listen to, very informative - great experience. I would lrecommend him to anyone. Five stars!!

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I have taught CPR/First Aid Training for over 15 years. I love teaching, and I will travel to make it easier for my clients. I also provide First Aid support to businesses needing a paramedic as well as martial arts tournaments who need a to-do First Aid at your event. Thank you for your time.

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I have been a CPR instructor and a paramedic for 19 years. I work on a local fire department. Thank you for your interest. Contact me now to know more about my services.

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I have almost 7 years experience in the nursing field and educating other nurses.

  • 13 years in business
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High quality training - It is important to us that each participant leaves the training feeling confident that he or she will be able to perform the skills they have learned should the need arise. Customer Service - It is critical to us that we provide an unexpected level of customer service. We want to make sure that we have done everything resonable and humanly possible to satisfy our customers. Honesty - We will always be 100% honest in all our dealing with our customers and staff. If we feel that we are not the best source to fill a customer needs we will say so and try to provide a reference to someone who can better service the customer.

  • 2 years in business
  • 2 hires on Thumbtack
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I'm a healthcare provider and professional registered nurse who provides CPR, first aid, and safety courses. I'm in the business of saving lives, as well as promoting wellness and safety. I love what I do....Therefore, I provide quality and personable services. My pricing is reasonable and I provide group discounts.

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I am a registered nurse and certified CPR instructor. I teach wellness, volunteer to the community, and speak to organizations on health-related issues.

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We provide CPR classes, and upcoming... CNA, EKG, and phlebotomy courses. The CNA course will be ISBE and IDPH approved (State of Illinois only). The EKG and phlebotomy course will be ISBE and NHA approved. These certificates can be used anywhere in the United States. All classes are 5 weeks, excluding CPR. Classes are taught by well-trained medical professionals. Call to inquire now!

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We teach the following to individuals, groups, and schools: first aid and CPR, AED, and defibrillator for infants and toddlers.

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I am an AHA CPR instructor and IDPH Lead EMS onstructor for all your first aid, CPR, AED, and emergency medical services needs.

  • 14 years in business
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Vince Pesavento started Jump Start A Heart, Inc. in 2004, and has trained thousands in the procedure of Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and the use of Atomated External Defibrillators. The goal of Jump Start a Heart is to teach as many people possible these life-saving methods and operation skills.

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The Rescue Riders program was established to exemplify how bikers, as individuals and collectively, make our great nation a safer and more compassionate place to live. We accomplish our mission by recruiting bikers and the general public into public service in support of each other, our communities and our nation. We do this by helping provide our volunteers with the tools and training needed to provide emergency assistance in times of need to whoever may need it.

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What is CPR training?

Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (better known as CPR) is a lifesaving manual technique that pumps oxygenated blood back into the body’s organs if someone’s heart or breathing has stopped. A variety of CPR training is available to community members, employees and healthcare providers. CPR training may last two to five hours or more, depending on the content and the target audience. During the training, students will learn how to recognize and respond to an emergency situation. There are different CPR techniques for adults and children, but with both you will learn how to determine whether the person is conscious before administering chest compression. During the training you’ll learn chest compression techniques for adults and different techniques for children between the ages of 1 and 8. Students learn how to properly administer chest compressions, when the technique is appropriate and when it is not, and how long you must perform rescue measures. Students also learn what an automatic external defibrillator (AED) is and how to use it if necessary to shock a patient before administering CPR chest compressions.

How do I become CPR and first aid certified?

You can earn CPR training and receive first aid certification in a number of ways. Choose an online course to learn the materials remotely and then find a testing location to complete the certification process with an in-person demonstration of your knowledge and skills. Encourage your workplace to host a first aid and CPR training so employees can learn what to do in case of a workplace emergency and how to respond with lifesaving techniques. You may also be able to take a CPR or first aid class in your community. A basic CPR training may run four to five hours. After receiving CPR training, you’ll know how to respond if an adult or a child goes into cardiac arrest or stops breathing. You’ll learn how to use chest compressions to keep blood pumping to a person’s organs, which can keep them alive until an emergency responder can arrive. First aid and CPR training can also include education about how to use an automated external defibrillator (AED).

What is first aid training?

With first aid training, you may be able to help save a life. First aid training can teach people who are not medical professionals how to help a sick or injured person in crisis before an ambulance arrives on the scene. Most commonly, first aid training helps teach you how to administer cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and use automated external defibrillators (AEDs).

First aid training can teach you how to respond in a variety of emergency situations, including:

  • Asthma attack
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Burns
  • Choking
  • Diabetic emergencies
  • External bleeding
  • Heart attack
  • Poisoning
  • Neck, head or back injury
  • Stroke
  • Seizure

First aid training classes may be offered by professionals who are affiliated with the Red Cross, which offers online, in-person, and blended training classes. First aid classes are also often offered through local recreation centers, city services, schools, hospitals and private companies.  

How do you get your first aid certificate?

To get your first aid certificate, you must take a first aid training course designed for certification. Certified training professionals offer courses to employers, schools or other groups. For an in-person training, you may go to a training location such as a Red Cross classroom, or a professional first aid and CPR trainer can come to you or your office. Most first aid training courses take three to five hours or more, which prepares you to take the first aid certification test. To boost your chances, you can take online practice tests or review study guides. Once you pass the first aid exam, an official digital certificate is emailed to you. You can also have a wallet card or printed certificate sent to you.

What can you do with a first aid certificate?

People with a first aid certificate are trained to respond quickly and appropriately in life-threatening situations. Although a first aid certificate alone isn’t enough to secure a job, it can make you more attractive to certain types of potential employers. When you have a first aid certificate, you’ve proved that you know how to administer cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR), use an automated external defibrillator (AED), and handle emergency situations like choking, heavy bleeding, a heart attack or stroke, or anaphylaxis. Most parents prefer babysitters and lifeguards with first aid certification. Many professionals, especially those who work with children, are required to have first aid training, including teachers, coaches, counselors and therapists, firefighters, and social workers. In addition to adult and pediatric first aid plus CPR and AED courses, you can take first aid training specifically designed for babysitting and child care, for health care settings, and for swimming and water safety situations.  

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