22571:EMERGENCY CARE

Emergency Care or First Aid is the initial care given to a sick or injured person. This care does not replace proper medical or healthcare interventions but provides temporarry assistance until advanced care can be provided. The student will learn how to respoind to an emrgency situation and to provide for cardiorespiratory emergencies, enviornmental emergencies, common medical conditions, basic wound care, bandaging and splinting. The student upon completion will receive the Emergency Care and Safety Institute (ECSI) Advanced First Aid Ceritification.

Credits: 1.50
Lecture Hours: 1.0
Lab Hours: 1.0

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