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CPR 055
BLS/CPR Instructor Update


Credits: .6
Clock Hours per Quarter: 8

AA Discipline:

Lecture Hours:4    Lab Hours:4


Description
Provides the necessary knowledge review and skills evaluation to renew BLS/CPR Instructor status. This course will follow guidelines and standards established by the American Heart Association. Student must have a BLS/CPR Instructor card issued within the last two years to enroll.

Intended Learning Outcomes
  • Effectively facilitate didactic materials and skill performance evaluation related to AHA BLS/CPR courses.
  • Demonstrate effective performance of BLS/CPR skills.
  • Discuss and incorporate AHA changes to CPR guidelines and standards into BLS class materials.

  • Course Topics
  • Chain of Survival
  • Medical Emergencies and related physiology
  • Adult CPR
  • Child CPR
  • Infant CPR
  • Airway Emergencies
  • AED indications, placement, use
  • Practical application and skills/knowledge testing
  • Learning Domains and effective instruction
  • Psychomotor testing
  • AHA instructional aids
  • AHA records management
  • Mannequin maintenance
  • Student safety/infection control

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    Two Year Projected Schedule

    Year One* Year Two**
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    Winter
    Spring
    Summer
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    *If fall quarter starts on an odd year (2003, 2005, etc.), it's Year One.
    **
    If fall quarter starts on an even year (2002, 2004, etc.), it's Year Two.