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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 much are singing lessons?

Singing lessons cost $50 per hour, on average. Hourly rates can range anywhere from $40-$80. However, some vocal instructors may charge flat rates or offer packages. They may also offer 30-minute lessons for a lower price. Or, they might require monthly tuition for ongoing classes. It depends on the voice coach. 

Contact vocal instructors near you to get a sense of how much singing lessons cost in your area.

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 does a Spanish tutor do?

The goal of a Spanish tutor is to help students improve their Spanish reading, writing, comprehension, and conversation skills. The tutor’s approaches may vary, depending on whether the instruction is individual or a group class. Many Spanish tutors practice immersion — meaning they will speak only Spanish with their pupils. For students with little to no Spanish experience, the Spanish tutor may use a mix of Spanish and English to accustom their students to speaking the language.

A Spanish tutor can offer a wide range of services to their students. For students currently enrolled in a Spanish class through their middle school or high school, a Spanish tutor can help them with homework and language practice, as well as expanding their understanding of their current school curriculum. For adults, Spanish tutors will have different approaches based on that student’s need. Academics and those seeking high-level professional development for their career will often have more intensive and targeted lessons, drills, and interactive speaking tests. For adults who wish to learn conversational Spanish for fun or for travel, lessons may revolve around learning commonly used phrases and practicing speaking in relaxed settings.

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.  

What do you learn in a first aid course?

First aid training gives you a variety of lifesaving skills for responding to many different emergency situations. In a first aid course you’ll learn about how to examine someone who’s been hurt, how to use a defibrillator, how to administer cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR), and how to control bleeding and trauma. Some courses include pediatric first aid as well as adult first aid; helping a choking infant, for example, is different from helping a choking adult. Although you can take CPR and automated external defibrillator (AED) courses separately, most first aid training includes both.

In a first aid course you’ll also learn how to respond to:

  • Wounds, including punctures, cuts and hemorrhages
  • Heart attacks, chest pain and respiratory arrest
  • Bone fractures, sprains and torn muscles
  • First-, second- and third-degree burns
  • Poisoning
  • Choking
  • Bites and stings
  • Hypothermia or frostbite
  • Shock and seizures


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..

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.

How much do Spanish tutors charge?

Nationally, the average cost for a Spanish tutor ranges from $30 to $40 per hour. The cost for a Spanish tutor can vary depending on whether you choose private instruction or group lessons. Geographic location can affect cost; tutors in expensive cities and pricier regions command higher rates than in rural areas and small towns. The experience and education of the Spanish tutor will also affect their rates. For adult education, many people learning Spanish choose to join a Spanish school with tutors who teach group classes and also offer private tutoring for students. Typically these schools charge a monthly tuition that gives students access to a set number of classes per week, with private tutoring available at an additional cost. One example of an average cost is a monthly tuition of $200, which includes five 90-minute group lessons per month. Monthly tuition can vary depending on the school and the teachers. Short-term workshops are also a way to learn Spanish. Students may work with a Spanish tutor and group of other students at their skill level for a short period of time. One example of an average price is $100 for an eight-week course, with one 60-minute group class per week.

How long is your CPR certification good for?

In general, CPR training sessions and certifications are good for two years. After that, you must recertify to ensure you are up to date on the latest information and techniques. CPR is a lifesaving skill for a community member, employee or healthcare provider to know, as it enables you to respond appropriately if someone goes into cardiac arrest or stops breathing. In a CPR training, students learn compression techniques to keep blood flowing to the body’s organs if a person’s heart has suddenly stopped or they have stopped breathing. This action can keep a person alive until an emergency responder can arrive on the scene and can effectively save a life.

The American Red Cross explains that re-certification is important, because people start to forget information just a few months after taking a training. The American Red Cross recommends you keep your skills fresh by reviewing free, online materials or downloading their free, mobile app to keep abreast of CPR information and news. Re-certification courses are shorter than first-time CPR training. Your renewed CPR certification will be good for another two years.

Reviews for Milwaukee lessons teachers
Thumbtack Customer
I had one lesson. It went well.
Kenny FoughtKenny Fought
Velma J.
The one on one lessons and follow up voice email
Sharonda W.
Such a wonderful instructor. My daughter and I are so excited to continue her lessons.
Richie Music StudioRichie Music Studio
Julie M.
Coltyn is Awesome! My son loves going to lessons! He explains things in a simple way that my son has really latched on to. Already I can hear improvements in my sons singing and we have only had a few lessons! I would give more then 5 stars if I could!
Coltyn VonDeylenColtyn VonDeylen
Lilly M.
He was very nice and chill. I was going there for my first ever voice lesson and it was amazing. Thank you so much
Coltyn VonDeylenColtyn VonDeylen
Marc D.
First lesson was fantastic for my 12 y/o daughter. Great instruction. My daughter could not believe 45 min had passed.
Richie Music StudioRichie Music Studio
Thumbtack Customer
Jimmy does a really good job of teaching me what it is that I want to learn and get out of playing guitar. He is extremely knowledgeable and talented which gives him the instant credibility but also teaches in a very relaxed manner that makes learning fun and enjoyable. He's already helped me improve my technique and learn songs that have stood in my way for many years. Jimmy is very flexible to work with as far as scheduling goes and will come to your home to do lessons. It takes all hassle out of guitar lessons and eliminates any excuse not to improve. I highly recommend lessons with Jimmy.
Beginning to Advanced Guitar LessonsBeginning to Advanced Guitar Lessons
Dennis G.
Mike is a great teacher. Very knowledgeable, supportive and encouraging. I have learned a lot in the three lessons so far and look forward to many more. Thanks
Midwest Guitar InstituteMidwest Guitar Institute
Nathaniel W.
Noah is a great teacher! At first I was a little skeptical about how much value I could get from virtual piano lessons, but I couldn't be more satisfied. I've taken piano lessons in the past and I made very little progress. Noah has, most valuably, taught me how to practice - something that many other teachers would take for granted or gloss over and I have been learning at a much faster rate than I thought I could! Noah has frequently stayed beyond our scheduled lesson time to ensure that the skills we are covering connect at a level that I can continue to improve on my own time. He's also great at tailoring the lessons specifically to what your goals are and what your ability level is. In other words, it doesn't feel like he puts all of his students through the same exact regimented routine in the same order everytime. Noah is something like a guide that will take you to where you want to go, not an instructor who is trying to make you reach a predetermined location of his choosing. I would absolutely reccomend piano lessons with Noah for anyone of any skill-level!
Noah Rott MusicNoah Rott Music
Jeff K.
I’ve been taking lessons from Mike for a month now. He really takes his time to ensure proper technique and doesn’t rush. I knew nothing about playing guitar and was a little apprehensive to even take lessons, but I’m glad I did. Mike is very patient with me and finds the positive when I’m feeling discouraged. I would highly recommend Midwest Guitar Institute to anyone interested in learning guitar.
Midwest Guitar InstituteMidwest Guitar Institute
Kristi M.
in my 1st lesson Todd was patient and non-judgemental with my fumble fingers... he also played a bit for me which was inspiring.... will be practicing my scales and 1st 3 chords this week :) tbc...
Todd Richards MusicTodd Richards Music
Sebastian G.
He taught very fluidly and paid close attention to make sure I understood what he was saying. He definitely takes his teaching seriously and I look forward to more lessons.
Todd Richards MusicTodd Richards Music
Laura W.
I just started piano with Annie. I'm really enjoying it so far and look forward to the lessons. I'm comfortable with her because she's very likable and encouraging. She helps me find goals that are realistic for me.
Milwaukee Music AcademyMilwaukee Music Academy
Thumbtack Customer
I came to Dan for lessons after a couple years away from the guitar and in just a few months Dan has helped me surpass the skill level I was at a few years ago. He is courteous and patient yet gets you to work hard. He is very talented in his craft and can teach any style of guitar.
Dan's MusicDan's Music
Veronica R.
I have enjoyed working with Celia so much. She is fun, friendly, accommodating, and empathetic. She nudges me out of my comfort zone. Lessons are full of fun games and She provides other tools to help me continue learning outside of sessions. I have grown much in my Spanish language learning and I highly recommend her.
Thumbtack Customer
Our 8 yr old is having a great time learning piano with Mary. She is very patient and quite skilled at keeping him focused and motivated throughout the lesson. Even though he still doesn't love practicing during the week, he definitely likes to show off what he's learned to anyone who will listen! We are very pleased with Mary's teaching abilities.
Mary RodgersMary Rodgers
Thumbtack Customer
My daughter has been taking lessons from Fran since the beginning of the school year and we have been very impressed! He was able to figure out quickly what she had and hadn't learned with her last teacher and he just has a great teaching style. Jazz, classical, pop covers...Fran can do it all and will work with the kids on whatever they want to get better at :)
Francis SteenoFrancis Steeno
Brenden A.
This program is truly amazing. I had a hard time finding a trainer who would listening to my goals and plans. It was a blessing to have come across all around music. I notice that they carter to your needs and treat them as their own. Also they train your gift or musical talent the correct and healthy way. My amazing and living angel vocal coach Morgan always ask how am I and what can we work on today. She is a wonderful trainer and I pray to keep having great lessons. She helped me like no other trainer have before. She is truly educated and gifted in her craft. I’m going to be here for a while. Thank you dearly All around Music. If you reading this please give it a chance. Baby step your way into the program and then they will be there with open arms to let you in. They are here to help, why not let them? Thank you and God bless!
All Around Music: Experts in Online LessonsAll Around Music: Experts in Online Lessons
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