The American Red Cross provides the Refresher Center as a way for certified individuals to help maintain the knowledge and skills they learned during their course training. Visit the link to challenge yourself with interactive quizzes, games, learning activities, videos, and more to keep your skills fresh between certifications.
Did You Know?
According to a research review conducted by the American Red Cross Scientific Advisory Council:
- CPR skill retention begins to decline within a few months after a participant is trained and progressively decreases for about a year.
- Less than half of course participants can pass a skills test one year after training.
So take some time and test your knowledge to ensure it is staying fresh in your mind!