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IFA 022
AHA Heartsaver First Aid


Credits: .4
Clock Hours per Quarter: 6

AA Discipline:

Lecture Hours:2    Lab Hours:4


Description
A fundamental training program in emergency care that incorporates CPR and other emergency skills into a single course. Emphasizes utilizing the priorities of care and approach to the patient as demonstrated by professional emergency care providers. The core program provides minimum information and skills for a variety of environments and can be supplemented with additional first aid topics specific to the needs of the course participants. Available on-campus as well as on a contract basis throughout Walla Walla and Columbia counties.

Intended Learning Outcomes
  • Accurately describe assessment of scene safety.
  • Demonstrate barrier protection.
  • List major components of primary care as identified by AHA guidelines.
  • Describe, demonstrate, and practice airway assessment, obstructed airway clearance, ventilation, and chest compressions.
  • Demonstrate control of bleeding and shock management.
  • Review injury and illness assessment.

  • Course Topics
  • CPR/airway management
  • Control of bleeding/shock
  • Scene management/safety
  • Injury assessment
  • Components of primary care
  • BSI

  • Syllabi Listing See ALL Quarters
    Course
    Year Quarter
    Item
    Instructor  
    IFA 022
    Winter 2006
    8419
    Kelati Weldegaber
    IFA 022
    Fall 2005
    8419
    Kelati Weldegaber
    IFA 022
    Fall 2005
    8420
    Kelati Weldegaber
    IFA 022
    Spring 2005
    8419
    Kelati Weldegaber
    IFA 022
    Spring 2005
    8420
    Kelati Weldegaber


    Two Year Projected Schedule

    Year One* Year Two**
    Fall
    Winter
    Spring
    Summer
    Mini 
    Fall
    Winter
    Spring
    Summer
    Mini
    X
    X
    X
    X
     
    X
    X
    X
    X
     

    *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.