Did you recently graduate from college with your teaching credentials? If so, other than student teaching, starting a new teaching job this fall is probably your first real teaching experience. You are probably both very excited and very nervous about facing a classroom full of kids. For that matter, you are probably a bit nervous about the fact that you'll have professional educators observe you while you teach.
The Classroom Walkthrough - Don't be scared!
CPR certification courses are offered all over the place, and taking one of them is an excellent idea. This article will discuss three excellent reasons to become CPR certified.
You Can Save Lives
Perhaps the most important reason that you should get your CPR certification is because it helps you to save lives. During your certification course, you will not only be taught the correct ratio of chest compressions to rescue breaths (30:2), but you will also be required to pass this off on adult and child dummies to show that you know how to do CPR properly.