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Are you CPR certified?

Answer examples and advice for how to answer this interview question for a Dental Assistant interview

How to Answer

Answer this question with a simple yes or no. If your certification is not current, assure the interviewer that you are going to renew your certification. If you have an existing, and valid, certification be sure to bring the documentation with you so that the interviewer can take a copy for your file.

Are you CPR certified?
Answer example

"I am CPR Certified. I brought a copy of my card for you to scan, for my file. This certification is valid for another two years."

Entry Level

"I have not yet obtained my CPR certification; however, I am registered to take the CPR course next weekend. I will certainly be certified before my potential start date."

Experienced

"I have been CPR certified for the past fifteen years. I did notice that my most recent certification is close to expiring so I will be sure to renew this before starting this role."

View user-submitted Answers

Are you CPR certified?
1.
No because none of my jobs in the past I've required me to be.
2.
Yes but I need to update it.
3.
No. But I have always wanted to be because I've babysat my whole life, and I've always thought of doing it to make the parents more comfortable.
4.
Not at this time but could easily get recertified.
5.
Yes, while in Dental Assisting school I was certified though HeartQuest LLC.
6.
Currently no, I was never given the chance. I most defiantly would like to get my certification.
7.
No, next month I have requested a course in my institution.
8.
No, I am not. I never had a job where I was required to be CPR certified.
9.
Yes. I just renewed it in May 2015.
10.
Yes, I was certified in 2014 with the Corrections Corporation of America.
11.
Yes I am CPR certified and renew my certification yearly.
12.
Yes I am. I just recently re-did my CPR course this July.
13.
Yes. I have been certified for the last 15 years and my certification is current.
14.
No, I am not CPR certified but I plan on getting it in the near future.
15.
No, I am not CPR certified. I do plan on getting one if it is neccesary for the job and overall a good aspect to enroll in.
16.
Yes I am for certified and have just renewed my licence.
17.
Yes, during school they gave a class in which we all got certified.
18.
I will receive my certification upon completion of my schooling.
19.
Yes I am. I should be due for renewal next year.
20.
Yes. It's a requirement of the dental school to have an up to date CPR and first aid certificate.
21.
Not anymore.
22.
No I am not certified to do CPR
23.
Yes I am. My certificate last until 2018
24.
Yes, Through HeartQuest LLC.
25.
Yes, through HeartQuest LLC.
26.
Not yet. I have my class to be certified in less than a week.
27.
No, not yet. I just got back from holidays and would really like to sign up for the course. I took the course through school and found it a great skill to have, because you never know what could happen and if you are there you may be able to help.
28.
I used to have my first aid certificate. Unfortunately I believe it has lapsed. I would certainly consider doing the course again.
29.
Yes. I am CPR certified, along with my certification in X-rays.
30.
Yes I have been certified by the Red Cross.
31.
No, but if required for the job I will take immediate measures to get a certifcate asap.
32.
I am not certified but I am planning to attend a cpr certification class in the upcoming weeks.
33.
Yes I'm CPR certified I got certified through Remington college.
34.
No, but I will be in a few weeks.
35.
Yes, I have updated my CPR recently in November.
36.
Yes. I completed a course in Provide First Aid which included acquiring a CPR certificate.
37.
No but I would like to be.
38.
Yes, I am CPR certified. I got my certification last month so it's very fresh on my mind.
39.
Yes I am. I have been CPR Certified for more han 4 years now.
40.
Yes, my certificate expires in 2 years.
41.
I am not, but I did obtain a CPR certification and had training at one point and I would be more than happy to renew it.
42.
Yes, it expires in 2 years.
43.
No, but I fully intend to become CPR certified.
44.
Yes. Received certification august 6th of 2015.
45.
My CPR recently expired but I'm planning to renew it.
46.
No im a not currently but plan to do so in near future.
47.
No. My certification has expired but I will be making an appointment to get updated very soon.
48.
Yes, I am certified through the American Heart Association.
49.
Why a Dental Assistant?
50.
Yes I'm. I will have to renew in December.
51.
Yes, when I was in school we had a cpr class.
52.
Yes I have just renewed it.
53.
No. I am looking into getting certified. My license expired during my pregnancy.
54.
Not yet but I will get soon .
55.
Yes I am actaully, and I have it right here.
56.
No, I have not been certified yet. We are supposed to get certified each year through my current employer, and I was just waiting for that certification period to happen again which should be within the next month.
57.
Yes. I have been for as long as I have my license.
58.
Yes, I was certified last summer.
59.
No I'm not but I will be taking it once I learn more skills advancement.
60.
Yes I was CPR trained but unfortunately the certification expired on june 2015. I would love to be re certificated with this.
61.
No, but I wanted a certificated.
62.
The best experience ive had is when I see a patient leave the office, satisfied, and just seeing that a treatment was successful.
63.
Yes. I am CPR certified, as well as CERT certified.
64.
I am first aid and CPR certified.
65.
Wash/ disinfected, autoclave, bag.
66.
Yes I am. I received my certification while in the program at Lawson State Community College.
67.
I am not currently, I have plans to get certified.
68.
Yes I am. I have a certification of ashi and will expire in 2 years.
69.
Yes, I have recently renewed my St. John Ambulance CPR first aid +AED
70.
Yes I just received my Cpr certification in November.
71.
I recently got my CPR certificate in August 2015
72.
Yes, I am. At my job you must be cpr certified.
73.
I was previously certified for several years however that certification has expired. I am more than willing to regain that certification as soon as possible.
74.
Yes. I completed my CPR certificate last November.
75.
Yes. I renewed my Healthcare Provider CPR certification with the American Heart Association September 03, 2015.
76.
Yeah I was cpr certified during school it was a cool class to take.
77.
My certification has expired, but I will be obtaining an up to date certification.
78.
Yes, through HeartQuest LLC,.
79.
No but I am wanting and willing to get certified.
80.
Yes I attend training courses every year.
81.
No, they did not offer it while I was in school, but I will become certified if you would like. That is not a problem for me.
82.
Yes have been trained yearly in practice, also trained 1st aider.
83.
Yes I am and I will continue to be certify after the expiration date.
84.
Yes, I have completed a CPR and first Aid class and received my certification.
85.
Yes I have a current CPR certification.
86.
Yes I was. It was a requirement in my dental assisting program.
87.
Not currently, but I will be taking the course very soon.
88.
No, but am interested in undergoing training.
89.
Do you have any office/administrative experience?
90.
No but will be by graduation.
91.
Yes, I am currently certified.
92.
Yes, I am CPR and AED certified.
93.
Not currently. I do plan to recertify as soon as a class becomes available.
94.
No, I am currently not CPR certified, but I would be willing to obtain certification for this position.
95.
No at this time, but I will be soon.
96.
Yes, I am.
97.
Yes I am as I have my Senior first aid certificate.
98.
Yes, I am currently cpr certified.
99.
Yes, I am CPR certified until the spring of 2017
100.
Yes I do I have my certification on CPR
101.
No but I would like to be.
102.
I will be once I finish the classes.
103.
Yes I have my first aid certificate.
104.
Yes, I was certified February 2014 buy the american heart association. My certification is good for another year.
105.
Yes I am, 2016 is its expiration date.
106.
Not yet but I plane to be.
107.
I will be CPR certified by the end of my Dental Assistant Certification.
108.
I am CPR certified. Every year I make sure to renew my certification as it also helps me keep up with my ODAA points.
109.
Yes I am certified assistant.
110.
What are some of your interest in being a dental assistant.
111.
Yes. CPR and first aid. Also AED.
112.
Yes I just recently became CPR certified.
113.
No I am on trainee status, but I have had CPR class in the past.
114.
Yes, I am CPR certified. I received my certificate last Decemeber.
115.
No, but I plan on doing the CPR class within the next few months of when my school offers it.
116.
Yes, I am CPR certified. I just renewed my certification in September.
117.
No but I would like to be.
118.
Yes, I am CPR certified. I will be certified for the next 2 years.
119.
Yes. I have been CPR certified for a year now and plan to renew my certification when it expires.
120.
Yes I am through American Heart Assisoation.

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