See Kinesiology Physical Education Professional Courses PRO CR 12 for training in emergency care and water safety.
HEALTH 11, First Aid and Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation 3 units
Transfer: UC, CSU • Prerequisite: None.
A course in adult and child CPR (cardio-pulmonary resuscitation), AED (Automated External Defibrillator) and basic first aid. This course will cover emergency care of the ill and/or injured, including; recognizing and treating life threatening emergencies such as breathing, choking, cardiac emergencies, severe bleeding, and shock. The treatment of soft tissue injuries like burns, musculoskeletal, head, neck, and back injuries, as well as the treatment of medical emergencies such as sudden illness, poisonings, hypothermia and hyperthermia will be covered in this course. Upon successful course completion, American Red Cross first aid certificates and CPR certificates are awarded to students.
Additional fees apply for students wishing to pursue American Red Cross certification.
2508 8:00a-11:05a F POOL Shima T H
8:00a-11:05a F CPC 104 Shima T H