EFR Accrediting

Accrediting Organizations
Emergency First Response courses have been approved or meet the following organizations guidelines for CPR/First Aid training:

United States

1. Aerobics and Fitness Association of America (AFAA)
2. American Council on Exercise (ACE)
3. Boise Idaho Child Care Training Network
4. Boy Scouts of America
5. Cal/OSHA
6. Girl Scouts USA
7. Illinois Department Of Public Health
8. California Board of Chiropractic Examiners
9. Board of Massage Therapy State of Hawaii
10. National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM)
11. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Association (NOAA)
12. National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA)
13. Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA), New Mexico
14. Ohio Job and Family Services
15. United States Association of Blind Athletes (USABA)
16. United States Coast Guard (USCG) for a merchant mariner license
17. Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA), Puerto Rico
18. State of Washington Dept of Labor & Industries Accreditation
19. United States OSHA Region 10 – includes federal jurisdiction for Alaska, Washington, Oregon and Idaho
20. Alaska Department of Health and Social Services
21. California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation
22. North Carolina DHHS Division of Child Development
23. Maryland Institute for Emergency Medical Services Systems (MIEMSS)
24. State of New York Department of Health PAD training
25. Emergency First Response meets the compliance standards of many additional organizations, including Federal OSHA Guideline 29 CFR 1910.151.
26. American Camp Association.
27. Utah State Parks and Recreation.
28. Michigan DHS, Bureau of Children and Adult Licensing.


1. Canada Occupational Safety and Health
2. Alberta, Canada for Workplace Health and Safety
3. Newfoundland & Labrador, Canada for Workplace Health and Safety
4. Health and Safety Executive (Great Britain) and ( Northern Ireland) for the purposes of first aid in the workplace
5. British Canoe Union (BCU)
6. Espirito Santo Fire Department, Brazil
7. Italian Resuscitation Council
8. National Strength and Condition Association (NSCA), Japan
9. Scouts Association U.K.
10. SkillsActive - United Kingdom
11. Transport Canada
12. Duke of Edinburgh's Award in United Kingdom
13. SEMICYUC Sociedad Espanola de Medicina Intensiva, Críticos y Unidades Coronarias (Member of Spanish Resuscitation Council )
14. Department of Community Services (NSW) Australia
15. Department of Communities (QLD) Australia
16. Dept of Education and Training (WA) Australia
17. Queensland Government, Marine Transport Authority, Australia
18. RCNA Endorsement Confirmation, Australia
19. Australia Council for Teaching Swimming and Water   Safety (AUTSWIM), Australia
20. NZ Maritime Approval Letter
21. Northwest ( UK) SureStart Care for Children
22. Schweizerischer Hangegleiter-Verband
23. Federation Suisse de Vol Libre
24. Sport For All Korea Handball Federation
25. Yacht N Company, Korea
26. Philippine Heart Association Council on CPR
27. Nationally Recognized Training in Australia: HLTCPR201A, HLTFA201A, HLTFA301B, SRXFAD001A
28. Vocational Education and Training (VET) in Australia
29. Korean Body Guard Martial Arts Association

Emergency First Response meets the compliance standards of many additional organizations, including Federal US OSHA Guideline 29 CFR 1910.15.

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