Which Certification is right for you

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What is the best certification for me?

In order to determine the appropriate credential for you, consider the minimum requirements for each level of certification.

ACSM Certification comparison chart

CPR for the professional rescuer, basic life support, or advanced cardiac life support
*Experience requirement for ACSM-CEP: MS + 600 hours of clinical experience; BS + 1,200 hours of clinical experience
**ACSM-CEP application form