First Coast CPR, the Center for CPR and Safety Training

We offer lifesaving Basic Life Support CPR (BLS), CPR/AED, First Aid, and ACLS Training from American Heart Association. For CPR & CPR BLS we offer both, a classroom setting or online skills practice and skills test. Our locations or yours, we provide corporate and group training in Jacksonville, Amelia Island, Fernandina Beach, St. Augustine, St. Mary's, and Brunswick GA. Including Duval County FL, Nassau County FL, St. Johns County FL, Clay County FL, & Camden County GA

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Ellie Mae
Ellie Mae
05:55 24 May 19
Hailee Worth
Hailee Worth
09:23 23 May 19
Carlos was great! Definitely made the class fun, I would recommend this BKS class to anyone
Shebah Sawyer
Shebah Sawyer
12:49 22 May 19
india lewis
india lewis
13:18 21 May 19
Answered all of our questions and came here twice to get my CPR license. Absolutely love the instructor Rachel made the class enjoyable. Will recommend this class to all my friends/family.read more
Sammy Jean
Sammy Jean
17:19 20 May 19
Answered all of our questions and came here twice to get my CPR license. Absolutely love the instructor Rachel made the class enjoyable. Will recommend this class to all my friends/family. Also free snacks so that's a plus lol.read more
Sammy Kaitlyn Jean
Sammy Kaitlyn Jean
17:18 20 May 19
Very informative and hands on. Confident in applying in learned skills in real life situations
Jeffrey Hagihara
Jeffrey Hagihara
13:18 14 May 19
Good class / great instructions.
Rob Dentel
Rob Dentel
12:30 13 May 19
Kimberly Ellison
Kimberly Ellison
12:15 13 May 19
I attend First Coast CPR. on Phillips Hwy. Our instructor was Rachel who had a great personality. The class was very informative. Rachel made sure we understood the procedures before moving to the next task.read more
Alene Frazier
Alene Frazier
21:32 10 May 19
He made the class fun and enjoyable.
Marjorie Toban
Marjorie Toban
18:32 09 May 19
Tiara d
Tiara d
13:25 08 May 19
I was being recertified, class was fun. Instructor(Chris?) Was very interactive and engaging. Will be back in 2 years to recert again 🙂
Brittney Erb
Brittney Erb
12:30 07 May 19
I attended The BLS AED course for healthcare providers and it was well organized and fun! Our instructor Chris M. engaged the class without intimidation and actually made learning the skills fun and seamless. The time passed by so quickly it hardly seemed like we were there almost 4 hours. The instructions were so clear and concise , that even after a few years of lapsed certification and changes, I was able to Ace the written exam on the first attempt! I highly recommend this course to all that need this level of certification!!!read more
Nicole B.
Nicole B.
12:30 07 May 19
Rachel was a great instructor. She made the class interactive and fun. This is my second time taking a cpr class at this facility and the previous instructors were great as well.read more
M Jackson
M Jackson
12:21 06 May 19
Best CPR re-certification class I have ever been to! Carlos was very knowledgeable and kept us engaged the entire class. He is so entertaining!
Jan Klocko
Jan Klocko
10:15 06 May 19
Elizabeth Handte
Elizabeth Handte
12:21 05 May 19
It's a class everyone should take. Saves Lives
Karen Hicks
Karen Hicks
13:02 04 May 19
The facility and equipment was very clean, organized and well-kept. The instructors are very knowledgableand care that you have a solid takeaway from what they're teaching. Finally, the manager (Carlos) is very prompt and responsive to your inquiries, scheduling, and concerns. I will definitely return there for any future retraining that I need that they can provide and would highly recommend them. I did my (5th) ACLS and BLS renewal there.read more
Ben Brennan
Ben Brennan
23:43 02 May 19
Great instructor, very knowledgeable, funny and entertaining made the time go by fast.
Indigo Reign
Indigo Reign
14:33 30 Apr 19
It was great the lady was very good she knew her stuff she made sure everyone understands CPR.
Shaqueria Gary
Shaqueria Gary
12:13 29 Apr 19
I took ACLS at the first Coast CPR and was amazed by the instructor teaching style and knowledge. She was good at connecting the material to real life situations and personal experience, but most importantly, she taught me enough to make me understand heart rhythm scripts and to be more curious on my own. I would take PALS and any class with her in a heartbeat.read more
JnJude Pierre
JnJude Pierre
22:33 22 Apr 19
CNA training was very thorough, Zoe was excellent and ensured I had all the materials needed to feel confident with the state exam. I was the only student in class so, a lot of one on one time. Thank you all. I wish phlebotomy training was available.read more
Deloris Diaz
Deloris Diaz
14:44 20 Apr 19
Korena Singletary
Korena Singletary
23:19 19 Apr 19
Nader Daoud
Nader Daoud
19:03 18 Apr 19
Charles Brannon
Charles Brannon
15:15 18 Apr 19
This was a Great experience. The instructors were super nice and have a great teaching approach. Definitely recommend!
Angelina Morales
Angelina Morales
12:20 18 Apr 19
Loved the experience, the instructor was very Nice and friendly. I’ve learned a lot, I recommend this course to everyone!! Thanks again for your time and patience!read more
Cathy Ocharan
Cathy Ocharan
12:59 16 Apr 19
Great learning atmosphere!!!
Sharika Payton
Sharika Payton
22:58 15 Apr 19
TC Robinson-Smith
TC Robinson-Smith
16:27 15 Apr 19
adama koroma
adama koroma
14:19 15 Apr 19
Great class, wonderful instructors
Yusi Hernandez
Yusi Hernandez
12:25 15 Apr 19
First Coast CPR did a GREAT job with our BLS re-certification. We had a large group of 39 and Carlos was able to get us all through the training very professionally and efficiently. This is the second time our group has used First Coast CPR for re-certification and we highly recommend them.read more
C.K. Owens
C.K. Owens
18:28 13 Apr 19
First Coast CPR did a GREAT job with our BLS re-certification. We had a large group of 39 and Carlos was able to get us all through the training very professionally and efficiently. This is the second time our group has used First Coast CPR for re-certification and we highly recommend them.read more
C.K. Owens
C.K. Owens
18:25 13 Apr 19
As boring as cpr can be we actually enjoyed this class. Our instructor was funny and keep us interested in learning!
Ginger Akemon
Ginger Akemon
14:05 13 Apr 19
Meghan Baldwin
Meghan Baldwin
21:35 12 Apr 19
Jessica Moultrie
Jessica Moultrie
03:33 11 Apr 19
Started on time, Chris was an excellent instructor made the class fun
Natonya Smith
Natonya Smith
19:01 10 Apr 19
Probably the best experience I’ve had in a CPR class! I learned the most from this class and I now feel confident that I could save a life if put into that situation! Rachel is the best instructor, very alive and fun when going through dense materials. Will definitely be coming back for my renewal.read more
Brandon Scully
Brandon Scully
12:57 10 Apr 19
Cpr Instructor Carlos is a mess...lol he'll keep you rolling!!!
Sharika Peyton
Sharika Peyton
04:08 10 Apr 19
Absolutely the best! Easiest process to get my annual renewal. I put it off as I dread it. Carlos was funny yet serious about the importance of this training and accommodating. Bravo!read more
Carlene Taylor
Carlene Taylor
07:27 08 Apr 19
Kimberly Lee
Kimberly Lee
13:42 07 Apr 19
Excellent CPR training! Alot of fun and laughs as well
JoJo Clever
JoJo Clever
13:27 07 Apr 19
The class was very informative, efficient, & fun!
Ashanti Jones
Ashanti Jones
05:00 06 Apr 19
5 star! Gauranteed sucess. They are informative, straight to the point. Presented up to date information & demonstrations. Very helpful & professional. Will be going back again.read more
Rosemary Jones
Rosemary Jones
18:00 05 Apr 19
Carlos was an excellent instructor. He was knowledgeable about where he was training and realistic about the obstacles that may effect An emergency situation in our work environment. Best CPR training I e'vattended .read more
Stacy Myers
Stacy Myers
12:44 05 Apr 19
Caroline Mckoy
Caroline Mckoy
12:35 04 Apr 19
Great class!
Ravin Weaver
Ravin Weaver
12:24 03 Apr 19
Isabel Stratton
Isabel Stratton
12:59 02 Apr 19
Norvis Whitfield
Norvis Whitfield
01:47 02 Apr 19
INSTRUCTORRachel Austin Is the Best Instructor Ever !! Her deliverance is also the best, she just kept class very attentive & comfortable. Will be back soon and I want her to continue to be my instructor.Love Dixie Kread more
DIXIE KRYSTAL
DIXIE KRYSTAL
23:44 01 Apr 19
Carlos our instructor, made learning easy and fun. would definitely use FC CPR again.
Mary Thomas
Mary Thomas
14:20 01 Apr 19
Catherine Knight
Catherine Knight
13:18 01 Apr 19
Rachel makes the class fun and very interesting to learn !!!!!
Carrie Nubin
Carrie Nubin
12:15 01 Apr 19
The class was very informative. And Mrs. Heather was a great teacher. I would definitely recommend them.
Symantha Kirtsey
Symantha Kirtsey
20:28 28 Mar 19
I started the class very nervous and left feeling confident and CPR certified what a awesome feeling!
Kesha Davis
Kesha Davis
16:31 28 Mar 19
good class priced very reasonable and provided free snacks and beverage
92dwrogers
92dwrogers
13:18 28 Mar 19
I've taken the BLS renewal class at least 10 times and this was by far the best. He keeps it fun and entertaining so time flies. I would recommend the class to anyone. Thanks Carlosread more
lewis smith
lewis smith
21:19 27 Mar 19
By far the best certification class that I have been to. Very vibrant, positive, and engaging environment to become certified through.
Danielle Swain
Danielle Swain
20:22 26 Mar 19
Very professionally presented and extremely important to know. Feel very capable after the session.
Brad Moses
Brad Moses
16:15 24 Mar 19
Patricia Sorensen
Patricia Sorensen
15:42 24 Mar 19
The instructor had a wealth of practical knowledge and easy ways for us to remember essential items of the ACLS protocols. This was the best course I have taken in ACLS, and I have taken over 10 of them, recertifying every 2 years for the last 18 years.read more
Denise Fraser
Denise Fraser
15:20 20 Mar 19
I took the CPR & First Aid Class on 3/10/19. I was amazed to see how much has changed since my last certification. Rachel A and Rachel B were phenomenal coaches/trainers. We had lots of hands-on practice on the mannequins. We even had a live interactive mock scenario to practice skills learned in the session. As an International Bestselling Author, I’ll be traveling a lot and these valuable skills learned can be life-saving. Thank you Rachel to the 2 power👍🏽😎💥🎊read more
Shelia Malcolm
Shelia Malcolm
02:43 14 Mar 19
Devon Bass
Devon Bass
01:32 14 Mar 19
SUPERKHETO PRIME
SUPERKHETO PRIME
15:30 13 Mar 19
Carlos is amazing!! He made the class so fun and interactive it is the most that I have learned in one of these classes and I’ve been recertified multiple times with different agencies. He took the time to help each of us individually and I left the class feeling very confident in my skills I definitely recommend this place to anybodyread more
Keilyn Lorenzo
Keilyn Lorenzo
14:34 12 Mar 19
CARMENCITA LAPID
CARMENCITA LAPID
14:22 11 Mar 19
Always an effective, efficient and low stress environment for taking this class.
Ronnie Purvis
Ronnie Purvis
18:53 10 Mar 19
Kacy Kreger
Kacy Kreger
13:32 10 Mar 19
Teona Haugabook
Teona Haugabook
14:42 09 Mar 19
I had a great experience. I learned everything I needed to know about First Aid and CPR.
Bre Reese
Bre Reese
15:16 08 Mar 19
Ive been a nurse for over almost 30 years. I actually look forward to American Heart CPR renewal since starting with First Coast.
Claudia DeBlaw
Claudia DeBlaw
13:21 08 Mar 19
Claudia Deblaw
Claudia Deblaw
13:18 08 Mar 19
Carlos is amazing. I promise, you will be laughing in stitches the whole time. He is a great teacher and really knows how to keep the class engaged and the content relevant. Highly recommend!!read more
Yuliya Pearson
Yuliya Pearson
22:20 05 Mar 19
Best CPR/First Aid class EVER!
Tina Clayton
Tina Clayton
17:20 05 Mar 19
THE BEST CLASS I'VE EVER TAKEN !!!!
Fuchsia Artis
Fuchsia Artis
10:49 04 Mar 19
Great atmosphere, great instructors. I would recommend anyone to go here for CPR.
Kiona Jackson
Kiona Jackson
03:40 03 Mar 19
The instructors at this location know their material very well and are paragons of professionalism.
Alondite360
Alondite360
22:40 02 Mar 19
James Altman
James Altman
23:50 24 Feb 19
Very good class. The instructor kept a serious topic interesting. Highly recommend.
Lisa Baker
Lisa Baker
03:25 24 Feb 19
yolanda rodriguez
yolanda rodriguez
14:18 23 Feb 19
It was a good course, timely, educational and interactive. Would use again when the next renewal comes due.
Johanna Smithers
Johanna Smithers
13:34 23 Feb 19
Great class. Recommend highly
Beth Ann Gibson
Beth Ann Gibson
16:46 19 Feb 19
Michelle and Don McColl
Michelle and Don McColl
15:00 19 Feb 19
Great for BLS and CNA training!
Stephanie Kangisser
Stephanie Kangisser
13:22 18 Feb 19
Stephanie Kangisser
Stephanie Kangisser
13:21 18 Feb 19
Aliada Hoxha
Aliada Hoxha
03:00 14 Feb 19
WIRE MESH
WIRE MESH
13:35 12 Feb 19
Carlos always keeps us engaged, I like how this class puts you in realistic situations instead of just doing book work. I feel I will recall these steps more than if I had sat and studied a book. Instead we got up and moved about.read more
Amy Rogers
Amy Rogers
15:52 11 Feb 19
Great class! Carlos was very thorough with the hands-on portion.
Robin Fox
Robin Fox
15:32 09 Feb 19
What an experienced & professional trainer, Rachel. She has the ability to teach and relax you so youre learning important info but not panicing about it. The class was filled with plenty of knowledgable, useful and 'life-saving!' material taught in a relaxed, comfortable setting. I feel confident in my abilities to apply CPR & use an AED to anyone in need. I plan on taking other classes there in the future. Great job! Thank you!read more
B B
B B
12:35 09 Feb 19
Best class ever would highly recommend it to everyone. Instructor was AWESOME!!!!
Winnie Johnson
Winnie Johnson
16:32 08 Feb 19
The staff very professional, responds quickly to emails just a nice environment all around. I highly recommend and will be returning in 2 yrs.
Shantrell Holmes
Shantrell Holmes
16:28 07 Feb 19
I absolutely loved this refresher course!!! I will definitely be returning in 2 years
Shantrell Holmes
Shantrell Holmes
16:25 07 Feb 19
The most unorganized, unprofessional business I’ve ever inquired services from. I was called back by a Rachel who asked me to hold immediately, very short and rude. Who does that?! Then once I think she’s back on the line I proceed to try to get a word in and I’m cut off again and then can’t figure out if she’s now talking to me or her students in the classroom! Who teaches a class and calls people back at the same time? When talking to potential customers and especially teaching a CPR course it’s of upmost importance that communication is prioritized to one or the other. Get it together! I wouldn’t use them is they were only CPR certification in NE Florida. Seek certification elsewhere!read more
Charles Miller
Charles Miller
17:53 05 Feb 19
I took this course this week with Carlos filling in at the last minute for instruction. I have taken numerous CPR courses over the years as an RN and this was thoroughly enjoyable and informative. Carlos has a great sense of humor and I will start singing "Sweet Home Alabama" to myself if I am in another code situation! Only hope that I do not use his "safe situation" maneuver around other people!Totally recommend this place.read more
roy mcgriff
roy mcgriff
07:48 01 Feb 19
Margaret Miles
Margaret Miles
02:20 28 Jan 19
I took both CPR and first aid training today at the Philips Hwy location. Chris was the instructor and did such a great job. The multiple hands on practice with mannequin was so helpful and I feel very equipped to handle an emergency. The facility is very nice and the snacks were much appreciated. Great job!!!!read more
Cindy Ballantyne
Cindy Ballantyne
22:15 26 Jan 19
Susanne Corso
Susanne Corso
16:53 23 Jan 19
Misty Germonto
Misty Germonto
15:48 23 Jan 19
It was a great experience. Easy to use and complete the process. I would recommend it to everyone.
David Csikai
David Csikai
15:42 23 Jan 19
On Jan. 12, 2019, I had to renew my BLS and was not looking forward driving to Jacksonville and sitting through a 4-5 hr. class on a Sat. Much to my surprise, this was not the usual humdrum class that I previously have experienced. Our instructor for the day, Nicole, was hands down the best! She was personable, professional and very knowledgeable!She knows how to teach and instruct in a way that kept everyone engaged and involved! She was AWESOME!I can actually say I really enjoyed the class and l even learned a few new things!Thank you First Coast CPR, you provided excellent teaching tools and one skilled and AWESOME instructor! I would recommend the company and Nicole to anyone I come across.It will be my pleasure to see you in two years!Sincerely,Therese Morganread more
Therese Morgan
Therese Morgan
19:42 21 Jan 19
Nikki is an awesome instructor for somebody who is new to CPR or not regardless I have taken BLS twice now for work and while I was in school I found this place by googling CPR Classes in JaxAnd this place pop up,it is hard to get renew on BLS when you work all week and only have free time on the weekends.I highly highly recommend this place and Nikki as a BLS instructor. For most people who have taken this course before know it is extremely boring and not fun at all. But she kept the class entertain with her real life story’s and her jokes.Hopefully she is there when it is time to renew mine in 2021 cause I will be for sure doing it at FIrst Coast CPR and will for sure request Nikki as my instructor if she does ever leave First Coast CPR will lose some people for sure. She is very knowledgeable and you can see that she has a heart to teach people about BLS.read more
David Kennedy
David Kennedy
02:49 20 Jan 19
Christy Hickey
Christy Hickey
11:54 15 Jan 19
Kyle K
Kyle K
12:51 13 Jan 19
Rachel was the instructor for the class with Karina working as a training instructor. They exhibited a passion and enthusiasm for the lesson that grabs your attention and is completely contagious. The subject is easy to follow and well presented. You leave feeling like you are ready for any emergency that could occur. I would highly recommend to anyone who needs the certification or just wants to make sure that you are able to help any family or loved ones during a crisis.read more
Metabol1
Metabol1
16:19 02 Jan 19
yilkal bekele
yilkal bekele
14:58 02 Jan 19
Very organized and professional class. Highly recommend to healthcare workers and public for certification.
Laura Charlotte
Laura Charlotte
17:01 28 Dec 18
Ermilande Pierre
Ermilande Pierre
13:09 25 Dec 18
Brent Hare
Brent Hare
16:43 18 Dec 18
Our instructor , Cherie was very good and funny. She made this class fun and I highly recommend her class. Like I told her, I swear she was a stand up comedian in her past life.read more
Jesus M. Abad
Jesus M. Abad
01:40 14 Dec 18
john joseph
john joseph
13:15 12 Dec 18
The staff is great. The class was awesome and very informative to the skills you will need to perform CPR successful. I will renew with First Coast CPR every 2 years and you should too.read more
Fa'Lisha Collier
Fa'Lisha Collier
21:07 11 Dec 18
I always dread having to update my CPR every two years. But the information, presentation and interaction with the other classmates made this, dare I say it, pleasent!Great class.read more
Pamela Willoughby Henry
Pamela Willoughby Henry
21:42 10 Dec 18
Michelle Crews
Michelle Crews
13:56 06 Dec 18
It was a very good class the instructor Nicole was awesome.....😊
Dominique Gray
Dominique Gray
02:04 03 Dec 18
Such an awesome CPR renewal experience. Very informative and fun! It was not the typical boring class.
Hannah McEwen
Hannah McEwen
19:50 30 Nov 18
So my class was with Rachel A, honestly she made it really fun! I enjoyed it so much but not only that, I feel that I learned such important material. I feel more confident in myself to do CPR and I also feel a lot more safer. I’m not too much on edge for not knowing what to do incase something were to happen. I recommend that if you have the opportunity to go get certified here, do it, you won’t regret it! I am trying to get my husband and close family to go do it now too, it is such an important skill to have and knowing something like this can really change the outcome of a situation drastically.read more
Kearsen Avendano
Kearsen Avendano
16:32 28 Nov 18
Maddie Vanzant
Maddie Vanzant
02:05 22 Nov 18
I loved this class I thought my first time there it was going to be just videos boring video but nope it was mostly hands on the instructor Heather was awesome to work with and also funny she mad sure you got and she loved answering questions I would really recommend this place for all your needs and they give snacks lolread more
alisia nelson
alisia nelson
13:30 20 Nov 18
the training was excellent , the instructor provided all what we need to learn in easy way . she answer all our question .
banan yousef
banan yousef
00:05 16 Nov 18
Fantastic class! The instructor was fun and informative. Best CPR class I've ever taken.
Rj
Rj
20:44 14 Nov 18
Chelsey Khakpour
Chelsey Khakpour
20:41 13 Nov 18
My first CPR class was amazing!! If you’re nervous about taking it for the first time, don’t be! My instructor was Rachel B and she was the best. Incredible clear informative information while making everything relatable! I feel very prepared after receiving my certification from her! Highly recommend first timers or even a recertification individual to her class.read more
Graciatrinie Jean Philippe
Graciatrinie Jean Philippe
02:34 13 Nov 18
Lisa Findley
Lisa Findley
17:36 12 Nov 18
Jaz'myne Bradley
Jaz'myne Bradley
04:39 12 Nov 18
It is a awesom class with Ms. Rachel Austin. You really learn how to do basic life support. She makes you laugh and feel comfortable. I recommend this class to anyone, you'll enjoy it for sure!!!!read more
liliana sinti
liliana sinti
16:38 11 Nov 18
Arin Williams
Arin Williams
21:13 10 Nov 18
Great instructor - not over the top like some - short and to the point especially because most were renewing their certifications...
NinaMarie Manning
NinaMarie Manning
16:24 07 Nov 18
Michael Lundell
Michael Lundell
14:07 06 Nov 18
Instructor was very knowledgeable and engaging.
Jason Gantt
Jason Gantt
13:25 06 Nov 18
Autumn Coleman
Autumn Coleman
15:55 03 Nov 18
Great class. Really enjoyed it.
Carrie Blais
Carrie Blais
21:12 01 Nov 18
I went here for my CNA test prep classes and my CPR certification. Both classes had excellent instructors. Passed my CNA skills and written test on the first go!read more
k c
k c
14:15 15 Oct 18
I highly recommend First Coast CPR, excellent trainers, courses , affordable prices and service. 5 star
Great experience, the instructor kept the class fun while also being very informative. I would highly recommend First Coast CPR to anyone!
Crystal Parrish Bailey
Crystal Parrish Bailey
12:32 29 Aug 18
Lynkoya Marcell
Lynkoya Marcell
20:25 28 Aug 18
Nicole H. made getting recertified simultaneously fun and educational. The vibe was great and Brandi was a champ at getting everyone checked in. If I had to make a suggestion, it would be better time management. The confirmation email stated to arrive 15 minutes prior to class if I needed to pay before class began (it was 4 of us). However, when I arrived there was a note posted stating the door would be opened 5 minutes prior to class beginning. So, not only did the class begin approximately 30 minutes late but also rather than ending at 3 class ended at 4. Otherwise, I would HIGHLY recommend First Coast CPR.read more
Liz Smith
Liz Smith
23:09 20 Aug 18
took a BLS class today. The instructor Nikki was good. I would recommend taking classes here.
Angela Carol
Angela Carol
02:08 14 Aug 18
Nice place people was very good and they went over everything
Rere Gaskin
Rere Gaskin
17:06 01 Aug 18
I attended this class 5 and a half months ago and it was all worth it I needed my CPR certification for ChildCare employment I will be coming back very soon to register as an instructor. Mr. Carlos is a great instructor get you in there and out hands on experience and he will actually make you think outside of the box as well as the inside to prepare you before an actual situation occur. The class was amazing fun and exciting from the beginning and end. He is not someone who is looking to get paid quick and be done with the training. When I tell you this man lead the class and teach you from the beginning to the end he does 100% he makes the class unbeatable and fascinating! I will recommend anybody to attend first coast CPR its worth it!!! Two weeks after receiving my CPR my son choked on some food he is only 5 years old and I actually had to perform CPR on my son. I was panicking on the inside and yes afraid however I couldn't allow my worse fears to get in the way of being a professional to save my son life and most important as his mother. This is why I'm so glad and bless to have taken this course. Would I have not know anything about cpr, my son Eddie life would not be saved thank you Mr Carlos.read more
Latonya Taylor
Latonya Taylor
22:27 21 Jul 18
Over 20 years I have had to go thru CPR, etc classes. Our instructor, Nikki, was HILARIOUS, and her co-trainer, Nicole, was helpful, caring, and together they made sure that every participant in a large class was on point and able to pass. 4 hours did not seem that long at all with this team and I feel confident with the knowledge I left with today.read more
Erika Sands
Erika Sands
19:27 30 Jun 18
Cherie was fun and knowledgeable! She even provided snacks! Would recommend to anyone needing to re-certify!!!
Janelle Isla
Janelle Isla
13:00 25 Jun 18
The class size was reasonable, the educator was personable and the resources were appropriate for this setting. The material was covered in a systematic easy to follow fashion which made the learning environment comfortable. I would certainly recommend First Coast CPR to others.read more
Brenda Bradley
Brenda Bradley
13:21 22 Jun 18
The class size was reasonable, the educator was personable and the resources were appropriate for this setting. The material was covered in a systematic easy to follow fashion which made learning environment comfortable. I would certainly recommend First Coast CPR to others.read more
Brenda Bradley
Brenda Bradley
13:20 22 Jun 18
Christopher Dean
Christopher Dean
02:13 22 Jun 18
They are the best
Awesome instructor that made the review class fun and lots of hands on. Great facility.
Nancy Brickell
Nancy Brickell
18:56 05 Jun 18
Carlos was able to get me into the class very quickly. This was a review for me but the instructor made it fun and breezed right through everything. Lots of hands on participation.read more
Nancy Brickell
Nancy Brickell
18:00 05 Jun 18
I really enjoyed this class. Cherie was an excellent instructor and very personable.
Jennifer Kelsey
Jennifer Kelsey
13:20 01 Jun 18
Took BLS/CPR yesterday and loved it! My instructor, Heather, was amazing! She kept the class moving at the perfect pace and presented the information in an easy-to-understand format. As a registered nurse on a working hiatus to raise my kids, it had been 8 years since my last BLS course and I was so nervous but I was pleasantly surprised by the end of the class. I felt very comfortable with my skills and confident that I could pass the test and even perform BLS in the unfortunate circumstance that it was necessary.read more
Dena Begle
Dena Begle
12:38 15 May 18
Gabrielle LYEW KONG
Gabrielle LYEW KONG
15:50 13 May 18
Lisa An Oliver
Lisa An Oliver
02:40 22 Apr 18
Great experience! Rachel B. was an awesome instructor.
Nia Pepe
Nia Pepe
01:41 21 Apr 18
Fun, informative and effective training.... will go again
Rae Tallia
Rae Tallia
18:05 17 Apr 18
pricy, online class is too much
Poke Mon
Poke Mon
14:47 03 Apr 18
I was dreading taking this class because I've taken it so many times but Niki made the class so fun and relaxed! She was very creative and informative! The team that taught with her was helpful and encouraging! By far the best CRR BLS class I've ever taken! And they had a great price!if you need a CPR class, this is the place to go!read more
Robin Davis Bennett
Robin Davis Bennett
10:58 02 Apr 18
I did the online module and then did my skills check in person with Carlos.He worked with me from step one, the automated system didn’t send me my link for my module right away and Carlos helped me through it.For my skills portion, he helped me through and gave me great feedback. I will be returning and will recommend.Very helpful to have classes in Fernandina and Jacksonville. Thank you!read more
Erin Sing
Erin Sing
13:52 29 Mar 18
Erin Bailey
Erin Bailey
15:16 28 Mar 18
Class very very helpful one better classes I have taken in 12 years highly recommend it
Amy Reisdorf Henry
Amy Reisdorf Henry
19:30 23 Mar 18
I have taken many BLS courses in my career, and this one was excellent. The instructor, Cherie, made the class interesting and fun. The coursework was covered thoroughly, and the skills check-offs were not intimidating or redundant. I would recommend to anyone needing the class.read more
Loved the CPR Class, instructor was awesome and the class was great! I will for sure keeping renewing my CPR license With them!
Kimberly Ann Thornton
Kimberly Ann Thornton
12:56 28 Feb 18
This was an amazing class.. It was very informative, educational and fun. Our instructor Rachel was a great teacher. She was very patient and made everyone feel at ease. We laughed alot which I never experienced in a class like this. I can say I am looking forward to taking another class..read more
it was a good class. I learned a lot. It was informational and it was a lot of hands on.
whitney payne
whitney payne
21:52 27 Jan 18
Best bls CPR class I've taken. Carlos was the instructor. He was very knowledgeable and funny. Class practice on material we're interesting and made the class more realistic. Great teacher. I would recommend any of his classes to anyone looking to have a fun interactive time learning or recertifying CPR or any other class he offers. I never say this but I am very impressed. Will be taking all my recertification s with First Coast.read more
S carson
S carson
13:35 27 Jan 18
I took the classroom setting BLS course/certification and it was great! The information was thorough and presented in an engaging way. I’ll make sure to come back for my recertification too!read more
Nicole Hicks
Nicole Hicks
20:24 13 Jan 18
Great class. What typically is quite boring material was made interesting by Cherie...she did a great job. As another reviewer said- I've been to many CPR classes in my career, and this was by far my favorite. And snacks! 🙂 Thanks Cherie!read more
Kelly Hood Marinelli
Kelly Hood Marinelli
03:57 22 Dec 17
Shay Johnson Diddell
Shay Johnson Diddell
14:42 14 Dec 17
I have been to many CPR classes during my life and this was by far the best! In the past I have always been staring at my watch wondering how much longer I had to sit in class but this class was not only very hands on for learning but so much fun! Carlos did such an excellent job entertaining with his CPR stand up comedy that I couldn’t believe how fast time went by! Great price, wonderful learning experience and super fun...couldn’t ask for more! Really enjoyed it...thank you!read more
Amy Johnson Sok
Amy Johnson Sok
01:36 08 Dec 17
Yesterday I did my bls with Carlos. AMAZING INSTRUCTOR. I've learned a lot. By far the best CPR class I've been to. He will make you think and use your brain. He's not one of those instructors who do there job cause it's a pay check. He is passionate about educating anybody who wants to learn...MUST TRY HIM I PROMISE YOU IT WILL BE WORTH IT. $45 FOR STUDENTS AND 50 FOR NON STUDENTS. PRICE LESS FOR THE EXPERIENCE...read more
Alizey Theophile
Alizey Theophile
13:24 28 Nov 17
Thanks for the great BLS class! I enjoyed all the hands on learning so we could put the information we had learned into practice! I will definitely be back for more classes!read more
Allie Parrish
Allie Parrish
12:33 18 Oct 17
Renewed my BLS certification with First Coast CPR and I couldn't be happier. I completed the e-learning component of the BLS at home and came in to perform the skills portion in the classroom. Rachel was an excellent instructor and gave me real-time feedback during my CPR performance. I now feel much more confident in my life saving skills. Thank you!read more
Michele Helvey
Michele Helvey
13:23 04 Oct 17
Renewed my BLS certification with First Coast CPR and I couldn't be happier. I completed the e-learning component of the BLS at home and came in to perform the skills portion in the classroom. Rachel was an excellent instructor and gave me real-time feedback during my CPR performance. I now feel much more confident in my life saving skills. Thank you!read more
Michele Helvey
Michele Helvey
13:20 04 Oct 17
By far the best BLS class.The instructor Cherie was awesome which made the class fun, informative and full of laughs.
Anquenette Murray
Anquenette Murray
14:17 08 Sep 17
I took the CPR course for health care providers with Ashley. She made the course interesting and fun. I highly recommend taking this course.
Gary Trupo
Gary Trupo
12:44 29 Aug 17
This was my first time taking this class but it was so very well planned, thought out and an awesome learning environment. The instructor Rachel did an amazing job helping each of us and I highly recommend this facility!read more
Brien Narwhaliscious
Brien Narwhaliscious
16:44 28 Aug 17
Excellent class! Carlos is a great instructor. I really appreciated how interactive the class was, to make sure that we were each competent and comfortable with the skills that we were learning.read more
Eunice Poon Song
Eunice Poon Song
21:02 22 Aug 17
Loved that Carlos kept us entertained while teaching this class. He's a great instructor and made it easy to learn for the new ladies and gents. I will return to First Coast CPR for my next renewal.read more
Angelina McFall
Angelina McFall
23:27 20 Aug 17
Great class instructor was very knowledgeable . Enjoyed it.
Valerie Donaldson
Valerie Donaldson
21:46 15 Aug 17
I am a first timer. I definitely enjoyed the experience I had with Carlos and Rebecca! Carlos was phenomenal and made the learning scenerios fun and instilled the common-sense approach. (Real world vs. Video Fantasy) It was simple course with use of different types of equipment. I feel prepared and confident enough to work in the Healthcare field. Very hands-on and class interactive. I recommend anyone to take their BLS Course here.read more
Niki Inge
Niki Inge
00:33 11 Aug 17
I took the CPR Class and learned so much. Asley was awesome and very knowledgeable. I really wished I would have taken it years ago when my daughter was born. If you have taken a CPR class yet, sign up now...someone's life may depend on it.read more
Linnea Snider Ventrone
Linnea Snider Ventrone
18:50 29 Jul 17
Rachael was an amazing instructor. She taught a class of 10 teachers and had the patience of a saint. Thank you � Highly recommended.
Arlene Perales
Arlene Perales
23:31 26 Jul 17
Highly recommend First Coast CPR for all CPR/AED/Lifesaver courses. The staff is truly knowledgeable, helpful and has so much experience. Often times the material in these classes is redundant and boring, but First Coast CPR really strives to keep you engaged.read more
Elizabeth Hazel
Elizabeth Hazel
18:29 24 Jul 17
Highly recommend First Coast CPR for all CPR/AED/Lifesaver courses. The staff is truly knowledgeable, helpful and has so much experience. Often times the material in these classes is redundant and boring, but First Coast CPR really strives to keep you engaged.read more
Liz P
Liz P
17:56 24 Jul 17
The best CPR class. Very well organized, with a lot of practice and hands on and enough supplies for everyone. Clean office and learning area.
anna gibas
anna gibas
01:17 15 Jul 17
I attended yesterday and I thought the course was very thorough and hands on. The class was very entertaining and it went by quickly. Rachel is an excellent instructor and very friendly. I will be back for my two year renewal. Thanks!read more
Karen Wise
Karen Wise
15:53 12 Jul 17
Had to renew for work and nursing school and it was the best choice I could've made. Quick to the point and hands on. The instructor was knowledgeable and made it as enjoyable as possibleread more
Alanna Roberts
Alanna Roberts
17:38 06 Jul 17
This was such a great class! Carlos made it fun and interesting. I highly recommend to any one needing CPR training!
Jill Sommer Fore
Jill Sommer Fore
14:19 06 Jul 17
Cece Wilson
Cece Wilson
14:39 04 Jul 17
Alie Neal
Alie Neal
00:27 29 Jun 17
Took the BLS Cert today in Fernandina Beach. Very pleased. Carlos was awesome, fun and very knowledgeable. Will definitely return for future certifications.read more
Jen Livingston
Jen Livingston
18:25 28 Jun 17
Dawn Solfa
Dawn Solfa
21:09 25 Jun 17
Good price, made the material not so mundane. Straight to the point.
Kyle Smith
Kyle Smith
13:22 11 Jun 17
Very happy with their work. BLS/CPR class was fun and well-organized; the instructor Carlos was animated and knowledgeable. Good communication via email before the class and great about answering questions during the class. I would definitely work with them again.read more
Karen Long
Karen Long
12:54 11 Jun 17
Took my CPR/AED and first aid training there today. The instructor was great and made the material very relatable and easy to understand. Class was concise and the price was very reasonable. Facilities were clean and well maintained, they even have a well-stocked breakroom with snacks, coffees, waters and sodas that they offer to class participants for free. I would definitely recommend this place to anyone in need of a certification. See you in 2 years!!read more
Devin Eller
Devin Eller
19:58 10 Jun 17
Charlie Sayles
Charlie Sayles
12:51 02 Jun 17
Loved it! Fun and friendly and a very clean environment best CPR Class I've ever been in
Author Chan
Author Chan
12:32 03 May 17
Instructors did an excellent job in keeping us engaged. They also use great teaching tactics that help with knowledge retention.
Veda Zen
Veda Zen
13:36 30 Apr 17
Instructors did an excellent job in keeping us engaged. They also use great teaching tactics that help with knowledge retention.
Veda Zen
Veda Zen
13:35 30 Apr 17
Sabrina Rawski
Sabrina Rawski
17:17 29 Apr 17
Loved the class!!!
Moe Johnson
Moe Johnson
13:22 28 Apr 17
Gayla Rawls
Gayla Rawls
13:12 23 Apr 17
The training was the BEST CPR training I have ever attended. EXTREMELY informative, well worth the time...and also entertaining..instructors made a dull but necessary training fun!! I recommend this to EVERYONE!!read more
Kelly Henshaw
Kelly Henshaw
18:06 14 Apr 17
I took the class for renewal. By far the best class i have attended and for the price it was Very Very informative and LOTS of hands on. Andrew and Kipp were AWESOME!!!. Thanks guys! Will definitely recommend.read more
Lorie Robichaux
Lorie Robichaux
15:52 14 Apr 17
Carlos is an awesome instructor. He made the class enjoyable.
Ralaundra Young
Ralaundra Young
13:27 11 Apr 17
Took the BLS for Healthcare Providers and I thoroughly enjoyed the class. It was more hands on and the videos are updated from the last time I took the class. Heather was a great instructor and she was super funny!!!Side note: consider adding "No Kids Allowed inside the classroom and/or no unattended children allowed." I got upset when the lady got upset at Heather about her sick child. The nerve of her!!!read more
Robert Woodard
Robert Woodard
20:27 09 Apr 17
A great place to re-certify for my CPR. I am a yoga teacher and I like to have this certification just in case. The facility was clean and organized. Everyone was very nice and knowledgable!read more
AmySue Hermus Long
AmySue Hermus Long
19:47 04 Apr 17
There great instructors humorous hands on. This was one the best CPR first AID BLS class I have ever been to Andrew and Kipp Awesome.
Kearica Williams
Kearica Williams
13:24 31 Mar 17
Great Teacher! 👨🏻‍🏫 I took the CPR/AED class yesterday...He made the class fun and easy. He makes his students feel comfortable and confident in what they're learning. ⭐️ ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️read more
Shana Harris
Shana Harris
17:08 29 Mar 17
What a thorough, well-taught class. I did the hybrid class so my First Aid training was online (it is a lot of information so have plenty of time when you start it). When I arrived at the class, Carlos was ready to test me and give constructive feedback. I was really impressed with his patience and expertise in teaching CPR/AED. He connected with each student and was able to correct us in a way that didn't condemn us. His use of humor was well-timed and appreciated!read more
Merrill Rumba
Merrill Rumba
12:42 23 Mar 17
How much for the class, I need to renew before I come off maternity leave....
MARKITA WILLIAMS
MARKITA WILLIAMS
20:45 14 Mar 17
I kept calling everyday trying to decide which day I wanted to take the class and Mr. Carlos was very helpful and patient each time with me made the class last night and Mr. Andrew was an awesome teacher so if you have never had, or in need of learning CPR please get with them for training. Thanks fellows and my classmates were awesome as well.read more
Latesha Tesha
Latesha Tesha
13:24 10 Mar 17
In class right now great atmosphere and enjoying classmates and learning how to save lives all at the same time
Kristin Parker
Kristin Parker
23:14 24 Feb 17
Great class! They don't require you to buy the book. They have them for you to use. Instructor was knowledgeable and witty.
Adriene Ellison
Adriene Ellison
14:37 10 Feb 17
This was by far the best CPR class I have ever taken, the atmosphere was a true classroom setting, and the instructor (Rachel) was on point in pointing out the resent changes so when you walk out the door, you recall them out loud. She also made it fun with a little Bee Gee action. I did this class on 1/31/17 and can't wait to go back, like seeing a good movie again. Thanksread more
Stephen Mutaali
Stephen Mutaali
13:51 02 Feb 17
Angela Gilmore
Angela Gilmore
13:25 25 Jan 17
I became CPR certified at FC CPR and then went on to take the instructor's class, which is a hard to find class in our area! The atmosphere there is super professional, yet they have a fun learning environment. I would recommend them to anyone and everyone! They even have free gourmet coffee and healthy snacks!!read more
Rebekah Austin Kerr
Rebekah Austin Kerr
00:25 07 Jan 17
Heather is an awesome instructor. Very informative on the facility and on teaching. Never a boring moment. Will recommend anyone here. And I will be sure this is my go to stop for CPR from now on!read more
Shenka Jackson
Shenka Jackson
16:29 20 Dec 16
Thorough..concise abd to the point. Knowledgeable instructor. CPR dummies at every table to be utilize throughout the lesson. Engaging and real-life scenarios.read more
Marla Harris Knowles
Marla Harris Knowles
15:21 16 Dec 16
I have taken several CPR classes and even taught First Responder. It is hard to make this material enjoyable but you guys pulled it off. It was a great atmosphere and facility. I would definitely recommend you in the futureread more
Leah Halan
Leah Halan
14:50 13 Dec 16
Dana Sargent
Dana Sargent
15:49 29 Nov 16
Tiffany Danielle
Tiffany Danielle
13:49 27 Nov 16
Awesome CPR class yesterday. Instructor was Heather and she was excellent. She made things simple and made sure everyone understood everything before moving on. Class is held in a great environment with snacks and drinks as well. Great mixture of lecture, video, and hands on learning.read more
Alohilani M Elizabeth
Alohilani M Elizabeth
13:41 23 Oct 16
Class isn't your tipkcal boring class, Carlos made it fun and knowledgable.
Danie Lee Kimmel
Danie Lee Kimmel
21:00 16 Oct 16
We had five shift managers go to First Coast CPR to get their certification in First Aid/CPR/AED for Adult/Child/Infant. All of them were able to do it on the same day, and it went off without a hitch. Perfect for corporate training.read more
Nathan Zwerling
Nathan Zwerling
15:51 13 Oct 16
Love the interaction. Very informative. Would use company again
Karon Richards Jones
Karon Richards Jones
14:17 02 Oct 16
Keioffa Miller
Keioffa Miller
00:08 29 Sep 16
Very interesting, the class was informative and fun at the same time. Loved everything about it!!!
Lexus Mitchell
Lexus Mitchell
14:11 20 Sep 16
The class was great! Very informative and valuable information. The instructor, Carlos, kept the attention of the class. We were allowed a lot of hands on practice too. Two thumbs up! ��read more
Thank you for your timely and professional class, I appreciate it.
Anne Berglund
Anne Berglund
13:05 01 Sep 16
Gracie Radey
Gracie Radey
14:31 23 Aug 16
Great facility sharp friendly instructors
Al Frosio
Al Frosio
20:30 22 Aug 16
Sara Mulvaney
Sara Mulvaney
13:43 20 Aug 16
Carlos was a great instructor. I've taken the class many times and this was my favorite! You will enjoy your time there. He makes the class fun and interactive.read more
Bryanna Doerer
Bryanna Doerer
17:26 15 Aug 16
Best CPR class I've been to in the 42 years I've been an RN! Great mix of lecture and hands-on. Great facilities, snacks and the staff are professional and knowledgeable. I was sooo pleased that they included a section on what to do with opiate overdoses since that is at epidemic proportions! VERY up-to-date and well taught!read more
Great place, the Instructors was great. Plus free snacks
Gene Allison Barnes
Gene Allison Barnes
00:19 09 Aug 16
My first time completing a CPR course since 2007. No one judge you if you make a mistake. As Andrew says, everyone is there to learn and help each other. Everyone was very helpful. Andrew, Rachel, and Carlos Rock!!!! The best CPR class. Very fun and hands on!!!! After you complete this course you will feel ready and prepared to save a life. Also, Flexible course times and days available to fit in everyones schedule.read more
Kensha Collins
Kensha Collins
12:22 07 Aug 16
My first time completing a CPR course since 2007. No one judge you if you make a mistake. As Andrew says, everyone is there to learn and help each other. Everyone was very helpful. Andrew, Rachel, and Carlos Rock!!!! The best CPR class. Very fun and hands on!!!! After you complete this course you will feel ready and prepared to save a life. Also, Flexible course times and days available to fit in everyones schedule.read more
Same_body_Different_Shape Mindful Eating
Same_body_Different_Shape Mindful Eating
01:09 07 Aug 16
I recently took a course at the Jacksonville location and thoroughly enjoyed my experience. The teacher kept the students engaged by presenting material using verbal, visual and hands on techniques. I learned a lot and feel more confident in my CPR/AED skills.read more
Michelle Carter
Michelle Carter
14:01 04 Aug 16
And engaging and friendly staff is what makes their classes great! They mix up video instruction and hands on practice throughout which helps the time go by quickly, and the staff keeps it entertaining. The facility is also great, there are bathrooms, water, and snacks available. Would recommend and will return to them when my certification is up for renewal!read more
Cassidy Cramer
Cassidy Cramer
01:25 04 Aug 16
You guys are amazing, thank you so much for the class! I had a really good time, I came in not expecting much but was genuinely surprised with how fun it was.read more
Wesley James
Wesley James
16:56 31 Jul 16
I had a great experience with First Coast CPR. I came in needing the certification for work and not giving it much thought, but walked out feeling prepared and well equipped to perform high quality CPR. The facilitators were great and created an atmosphere where I felt comfortable and enjoyed learning from them. I'd highly recommend them to all!read more
Kyle Lance
Kyle Lance
14:19 31 Jul 16
The instructor (Andrew) was veth knowledgeable. All staff members were pleasant. Complimentary snacks and drinks! Andrew took the time to answer questions.No boredom-the class was up and active. Would highly recommend this agency to everyone.read more
Cat Michael
Cat Michael
12:04 23 Jul 16
I took this class and enjoyed it. Carlos was great!
Yvette Kimberly
Yvette Kimberly
18:00 20 Jul 16
I had an incredible experience with First Coast CPR! The class was SO informative and I now feel equipped to handle emergencies that may occur. Carlos was an excellent and very humorous teacher!read more
Shelby Burnsed
Shelby Burnsed
23:07 12 Jul 16
Great class. No wasted time. Rachel (instructor) was knowledgeable, ppleasant, and answered all our questions. Carlos worked with our club to find a time that worked for our members in 2 locations. Feel much more comfortable doing CPR now and can't believe how much it has changed from years passed. Highly recommend this class for both people looking for a refresher and those who have never learned CPR before.read more
Lisa Elwell
Lisa Elwell
19:21 05 Jul 16
This was the best CPR class I ever took and I highly recommend First Coast CPR
Julian Dove
Julian Dove
12:27 27 Jun 16
Natalie Aguilar
Natalie Aguilar
15:52 15 Jun 16
Great class today!!! HIGHLY recommend First Coast CPR!!!
Stephanie McDonald
Stephanie McDonald
21:43 10 Jun 16
The class was fun and very informational. The instructor was very funny. Definitely recommend!!
Holly Waters
Holly Waters
15:49 26 May 16