First Aid, BLS & CPR Certification Classes Taught At Your San Francisco Business Or Home

Our EMTs and Paramedics come to San Francisco businesses and homes to teach American Red Cross and American Heart Association classes.  We are teach infant and toddler CPR classes for new and expecting parents.

There is no minimum number of students needed to schedule a class with us.  You choose the time and place for our instructor to come to you.

CPR Essentials

The CPR Essentials Class taught in San Francisco is a non-certification pediatric-focused class for new and expecting parents and their family members. The individualized, hands-on instruction lets us quickly cover a lot of material with plenty of time to ask questions.


CPR AED classes taught in San Francisco are designed for non-medical professionals who need a CPR certification. It is an American Red Cross Certification class taught at your San Francisco business or home.

BLS for Healthcare Providers

San Francisco BLS Classes are the required CPR certification for people who work in healthcare and for healthcare students: RNs, LVN, Medical Assistant, Dental Professional, Physical and Occupation Therapist, Medical Technician.

First Aid Class

San Francisco First Aid classes are for non-medical professionals who need a First Aid certification.

First Aid CPR AED Classes

The San Francisco First Aid CPR AED classe is a Red Cross Certification class designed for non-medical professionals. It meets OSHA’s First Aid & CPR certification requirements.

Pediatric First Aid AED CPR Class

The Pediatric First Aid AED CPR Class taught in San Francisco is the EMSA’s required certification course for licensed daycare and preschool teachers in California.

ACLS Class

San Francisco ACLS classes are for medical professionals who need to recognize and respond to cardiac rhythms and manage airways. This class is for students who are new to ACLS or do not have a current American Heart Association ACLS certification.

Frequently Asked Questions About San Francisco CPR Classes


Q: I’m interested in having you teach a class at my business or home in San Francisco. How do I schedule that?

A: Contact us when you’re ready to schedule a CPR, BLS or First Aid class at San Francisco business or home or if you have questions about what class you need. We teach American Red Cross Certification classes for CPR AED, First Aid and Pediatric First Aid. We also instruct American Heart Association certification classes for healthcare professionals: BLS for Healthcare Providers and ACLS. We also teach non-certification infant CPR and First Aid classes for new and expecting parents. In short, we bring all of the training and audio/visual equipment to your location – you just need to provide a room for our class. If you know which class you need, contact us with a couple dates and start times that work for your group. We have many mobile instructors, so we will find a day/start time that works for both of us.


Q: I see you offer CPR AED certification classes for San Francisco. What does AED mean?

A: We have all a person being defibrillated with paddles on TV medical shows. With advances in technology, now everybody can use a defibrillator called an AED – Automated External Defibrillator. When the AED is turned on it talks the user through what to do. Instead of paddles, sticky pads are applied to the victim’s chest and then the AED analyzes the victim to determine if they need a shock to get their heart beating normally. They are surprising easy to use and widely available for the public to use in airports, malls, gyms and sports stadiums. For our CPR AED classes in San Francisco, we bring practice AEDs so you will be prepared to use one if needed.


Q: I want an Infant CPR class in my San Francisco home, but don’t need a certification class. Do you teach that?

A: Yes, we do! Our CPR Essentials class is a non-certification class designed for new and expecting parents. It covers infant CPR as well as basic first aid topics such as burns, falls and bleeding. The focus of the class is airway issues such as choking, drowning, seizures, suffocation and allergies because that’s often the cause that leads to needing to do CPR for a baby. We also cover how to talk to a 911 Operator while providing care for your baby in a medical emergency.


Q: Are you now issuing eCards for CPR certifications in San Francisco?

A: Yes, eCards are now replacing the traditional paper CPR certification cards in San Francisco. It’s a much better approach in our opinion. Over the years we have replaced hundreds of lost or destroyed CPR cards. With eCards you always have access to your First Aid and CPR certification. Your certification can be printed like a traditional paper card or it can be downloaded as a PDF file. You can email to whomever needs to verify your certification.


Q: My last CPR class was so boring! Please tell me your classes aren’t like that!

A: All of our instructors take pride in the quality of their CPR, BLS and First Aid classes when we instruct in San Francisco. They’re all EMTs, RNs and Paramedics, so all of them have taken many classes over the years. They know just how agonizing it is to sit through a poorly taught CPR class. They strive to interactive with you and encourage you to ask the questions about the topics that are particularly important to you. Whether it’s seizures, asthma, high blood pressure, diabetes or just recognizing when to call 911, our instructors will give you a depth of understanding you likely haven’t received in a class before.


Q: Can I do my CPR class online?

A: You can do part of your First Aid, ACLS, BLS or CPR class online, but you still need to have to do a “skills session” with us to receive your certification. The American Heart Association and the American Red Cross have quality interactive online courses. After completing the online course, our instructor comes to your San Francisco business or homes to practice the skills you learned about online – practicing with the CPR manikins and first aid supplies. For example, if our instructor teaches an entire Red Cross First Aid CPR AED course at your San Francisco business or home, it will take about 4.5 to 5 hours. With the blended learning approach, the online portion takes most people between 2 to 3 hours, but this varies on people’s reading speed and familiarity with the course material. The skills session takes between 1.5 and 2 hours. This approach results in the same Red Cross certification.


Q: How long are your San Francisco First Aid and CPR classes?

A: First aid certification classes are 2.5 hours.  CPR AED certification classes are 2.5 hours. If you have more than eight people for your CPR class plan on 3 hours.  Since there is some overlap in the course material between the two segments, so plan on 4.5 to 5 hours.  There is another approach called blended learning that results in the same certification.  Your group does some of the course online ahead of time.  Then our instructor comes to your group in San Francisco for the hands-on practice portion of the class called a skills session.  A CPR skills session takes about 1 hour.  First aid adds another hour.


Q: What is the minimum number of people needed to set up a San Francisco CPR class at my business or home?

A: There is no minimum number of people needed to set up a First Aid, BLS or CPR class in San Francisco with us.  The more people you have, the less it will cost per person.  We can handle classes up to about 100 people.

San Francisco CPR Class Locations Taught by In Home CPR

We are proud to have taught CPR certification classes for the following San Francisco businesses:

General Things Inc., Grand Rounds, Pier 39, Uforia Studios, Eleven Inc., AppDirect, Holmes Culley, Nicole Hollis, San Francisco SPCA, IDG, Big Commerce, JJC San Francisco, The Apothecarium, Principal Builders, Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, StarCity, Boys & Girls Club of San Francisco, The Brandeis School of San Francisco, The New School of San Francisco

New School of San Francisco

CPR Certification Class

655 De Haro St,
San Francisco, CA 94107

Brandeis School of San Francisco

CPR Certification Class

655 Brotherhood Way
San Francisco, CA 94132, USA

SPCA San Francisco

CPR Certification Class

201 Alabama St,
San Francisco, CA 94103

Pier 39, San Francisco

CPR Certification Class

The Embarcadero, San Francisco, CA 94133


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As an independent businesswoman, it was refreshing to work with someone who believes as I do:that punctuality, professionalism, kindness, and good customer relations are worthy goals to achieve.

Sornam Sahadevan

My family had the pleasure of having Chris teach us a class that, in my opinion, is not an option if you choose to have children – it’s mandatory.

Lori Costabile

I recently completed a CPR class with Chris, and I urge anyone who is interested in taking a CPR class to take Chris’ class; you’ll be happy you did. Chris is a natural teacher, and he has an easy going and very likable personality.

Tom Rooker

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