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CPR Certification Illinois | IL | First Aid Classes & BLS Training

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CPR + AED (Community & Workplace) Start Course at $19.95
Basic First Aid Start Course at $19.95
CPR + AED (Healthcare Professionals) Start Course at $24.95
CPR + AED + Basic First Start Course at $34.95
Emergency Oxygen Certification Start Course at $19.95
Basic Life Support Start Course at $44.95

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Illinois,IL CPR/AED, First Aid & BLS Certification Classes Approved by AHA Trained Physicians

Unlike most other online CPR/AED, First Aid & BLS certification courses, our course was both written and approved by AHA trained U.S board certified physicians. You can feel confident in the quality of our CPR/AED course. Our CPR/AED online course covers the same topics that AHA compliant classroom courses train you on. But, our CPR/AED training and exam is more affordable and more convenient than many classroom based CPR/AED, First Aid & BLS training courses.

Benefits of online Training

Our online CPR/AED, First Aid & BLS course is a smart solution for obtaining or renewing your CPR certificate that offers many benefits, including:

  • Instantly printing your official two year CPR certificate and wallet card for only $19.95
  • Is nationally accredited
  • Includes most recent ARC and AHA/ILCOR Guidelines October, 2020 (Latest)
  • Includes "compression-only" by stander-initiated CPR techniques (March 2008)
  • Is Emergency Cardiovascular Care (ECC) and OSHA 1910.1030(g)(2) compliant
  • Does not require hands-on skills testing
  • Take averages 1-2 hours per course
  • Includes 60-day unlimited course access from any web enabled device
  • Includes unlimited access to your certificate and wallet card online
  • Is designed by board certified physicians and professional educators.

Fast, Convenient AHA Compliant Online CPR Recertification

Get your recertification fast and conveniently for CPR /AED First Aid and BLS. Thousands of professionals worldwide are trusting the program, and it takes less than an hour to recertify them as per their convenience. Certifications are valid for 2 years. You can view and retain all your certifications online in one place year after year. Best in class recertification created and approved by AHA trained physicians

Illinois,IL CPR/AED, First Aid & BLS Recertification & Renewal

Get your CPR/AED, First Aid & BLS recertification fast and conveniently. Thousands of professionals worldwide are trusting the program, and it takes less than an hour to recertify them as per their convenience. Certifications are valid for 1 year. The course is up to date with the latest ILCOR and OSHA guidelines. You can view and retain all your certifications online in one place year after year. Best in class recertification created and approved by trained physicians

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Online CPR, First Aid or BLS Illinois Certification commonly asked questions

How much will it cost to have my CPR, First Aid or BLS card shipped to Illinois?

We ship the wallet cards out for free in Illinois or anywhere else in the U.S. In case you prefer expedited shipping there will be small fees.

What kind of time is needed for your CPR, First Aid or BLS course?

You may work at your own pace, allowing you to take as much or as little time as you feel you need. The time also depends on which course you are taking and how familiar you are with the material. But there isn't a time limit for completion.

Is the CPR and BLS online program valid in Illinois?

Yes. Our CPR, First Aid or BLS online program is valid in every city and every state in the U.S.

Health Information for Medical Professionals in Illinois

According to, Illinois was ranked 30th in overall health in 2012 and has remained relatively stable over the last 5 years. The life expectancy is 78.7 years, which on par with the national average.

When it comes to healthcare spending, Illinois is ranked 30th, spending approximately $15.4 billion in healthcare. The state is ranked 31st in insurance, with 14.8% of the population living without insurance. This number has remained relatively stable over the past decade. The availability of primary care physicians is one of the highest ranked in the nation (11th), with approximately 130 PCPs per 100,000 residents, which is notably higher than the national average of 121.

Approximately 12.6% of adults in Illinois are living below poverty level. The percentage of children living in poverty is 19.6%, ranking Illinois 21st in the country in this category. Since 2000, the rate of adults living in poverty has increased 2%, while the rate of children has increased significantly by almost 5% in just the last 5 years.

Due to a very high prevalence for sedentary lifestyle, approximately 2.7 million adults in Illinois (or 27.1%) are obese, ranking the state 21st in adult obesity. This number has been relatively stable in the past 5 years. With a ranking of 20th, Illinois also has a moderately low percentage of obesity among children with 11.6% of the adolescent population considered obese. Taking into account the percentage of obese individuals, it is no surprise that 9.7% of adults in Illinois are living with diabetes, ranking it 28th in the country. This number has been increasing over the last decade, up from 6.6% in 2002. The incidence of stroke is approximately 3.1%, which is appreciably higher than the national average of 2.1%.

With a moderately low prevalence of smoking, only 20.9% of the population, Illinois has the 22nd lowest ranking in the country, however, the percentage of people who smoke has increased by 4% since 2011. Illinois is ranked 47th in binge drinking, one of the poorest-ranked states, with 23% of the population participating in binge drinking. This number shows a more than 4% increase in just two years.

With the strengths being high prevalence of primary care physicians available, Illinois is still struggling with a very high prevalence for binge drinking and a moderately high prevalence of stroke and lack of insurance.

CPR, First Aid and BLS (Basic Life Support) are critical qualifications for EMTs, RNs and other medical professionals. "CPR Select" provides quality online training programs for medical professionals wishing to become certified in CPR, First Aid and BLS in Illinois.

Local CPR Class Locations in Illinois

Southwestern Illinois College 2500 Carlyle Ave, Belleville, IL 62221-5859
Resurrection Medical Center 7435 W Talcott Ave Attn: Receiving - Po#787855, Chicago, IL 60631-3707
CPR Plus, Waterloo 204 Rebekah Ct, Waterloo, IL 62298-5577
Genesis Medical Center-Illini Campus 801 Illini Drive, Silvis, IL 61282-2907
CPR Associates Chicago 2616 W Peterson Ave, Chicago, IL 60659-4005
Crawford Memorial Hospital 1000 N Allen St, Robinson, IL 62454-1167
Provena Covenant Medical Center 1400 W Park St, Urbana, IL 61801-2334
Riverside Medical Center 350 N Wall St, Kankakee, IL 60901-2901
Plainfield Fire Protection District 15025 Des Plaines St, Plainfield, IL 60544-1816
St. Johns Hospital 800 E Carpenter St, Springfield, IL 62769
Vista Medical Center East 1324 N Sheridan Rd, Waukegan, IL 60085-2161
Acute Care Education Systems Inc. (ACES) 2500 W Higgins Rd Ste 1278, Hoffman Estates, IL 60169-2051
Advanced Education for the Bedside Nurse 5922 Covey Ridge Trl, Loves Park, IL 61111-6940

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State Major Cities Average Life Expectancy for Male Average Life Expectancy for Female National Health Ranking CPR Select Courses Accepted
Illinois Chicago 76.18 years 81.17 years 28th
Indiana Indianapolis 75.03 years 80.26 years 38th
Michigan Detroit 75.32 years 80.37 years 30th
Ohio Cleveland
74.84 years 80.07 years 36th
Wisconsin Milwaukee 76.83 years 81.75 yearsx 13th

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It was great. I like the fact that I didn't have to be in a class room all day.The videos usedto illiustrate CPR were very informative. The content of information was to the point. I have taken many classes and I found this one to be the best.

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Very informative and convenient to be able to do it online

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I have completed the CPR/AED/First aid course. It was a great learning experience.

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  • Take the Exam when you are ready and receive your score instantly.
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  • "This is very good training. I will definitely recommend to my colleagues. The test is well thought through and provide for a good foundation for the CPR training."

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