Frequently Asked Questions


Q: How soon do I receive my certification?

A: You will receive your certificate immediately after completion of your course.

Q: What if I can’t make it to the course?

A: No problem, please refer to our cancellation policy here

Q: If I lost my card. How do I get a replacement?

A: You can contact us for an immediate replacement, $5.00 fee.

Q: How long is my card good for?

A: All AHA course certification cards are valid for two years and are recognized nationally.

Q: Do I have to have a current BLS certification if I have a current ACLS certification?

A: Yes. The AHA has designed its ACLS course with BLS skill as its foundation. ACLS covers:

  • Recognition and early management of respiratory and cardiac arrest

  • Airway management

  • Related pharmacology

  • Management of ACS and stroke

  • Effective communication as a member and leader of a resuscitation team