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2021-2022 College Catalog 
2021-2022 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

HSCI 101 - First Aid & CPR

Total Credits = 3
Lecture = 3 / Laboratory = 0

This course is designed to provide participants with the knowledge to administer basic first aid and/or CPR/AED (Automated External Defibrillator) during emergency situations. An emphasis will be placed on confidentiality, blood borne pathogens, personal protective equipment (PPE), hand washing techniques, and safety procedures in chemical, radiation and fire situations. The course is video-based and includes extensive peer and mannequin practice augmented with case discussions. First aid procedures will be included. Upon successful completion, participants will be certified by the American Heart Association in First Aid and Basic Life Support (BLS)