Free CPR / AED Study Guide & Course For NYC Guard & Health Care Jobs That Require it!


The University of Washington School of Medicine offers a FREE CPR / AED Online Illustrated Study Guide, entitled “Learn CPR”. This free study guide teaches the basics of CPR – cardiopulmonary resuscitation, and includes the following topics:

  • Standard CPR for Adults
  • Compression Only CPR for Adults
  • CPR for Children
  • CPR for Infants
  • CPR for Cats & Dogs

The FREE “Learn CPR” study guide can be accessed via the following link:

Moreover, the New York Fire Department (FDNY) offers a FREE CPR / AED 30-minute course (compressions-only CPR). This free course is taught throughout the year by certified FDNY EMS specialists at various locations. FDNY’s CPR / AED program has successfully trained thousands in NYC in this lifesaving technique.

FDNY’s FREE CPR / AED course offers the following:

  • Basic instruction on performing hands-only CPR
  • Basic instruction on how to use an automated external defibrillator (AED)
  • Practice mannequins for use during class and take-home instruction for follow-up practice.

To sign up for FDNY’s FREE CPR / AED course, or to schedule a class in your community for groups of 15+, click on the following link: