Online CPR training ?

Can you really get totally certified for CPR online ? I am so confused.

No, you can't.

You can learn about CPR online and it's a great idea to do so, but to get a recognised certificate you'll need to go to a physical course. This is because they need to assess you through your physical ability not doing an online quiz. Any website that is claiming to give you fully certified Basic Life Support online is lying – sorry to disappoint 🙁

Although, never forget that even if you don't have a certificate, in an emergency it's always best to do SOMETHING. You won't get penalised for giving it a go. Check out some online videos if you're a bit unsure. Here's quite an amusing one if you haven't already seen it: