Allied Health

AHS 148

Responding to Medical Emergencies
2 Credits ■ HF ■ CC-CT

The theory and practice of rescue skills used in emergency situations. The purpose of this course is to prepare rescuers with the knowledge and skills necessary to sustain life and minimize injury or sudden illness. Successful completion yields a two year American Red Cross certification in CPR/AED for the professional rescuer and first aid. Students may be required to pay an additional fee to the American Red Cross for supplies. A ten-week course.

Skills prerequisite: ENG 020.