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IFA 023
AHA Heartsaver First Aid-Recertification


Credits: .2
Clock Hours per Quarter: 4

AA Discipline:

   Lab Hours:4


Description
A review of AHA Heartsaver First Aid that provides the student with CPR training and other emergency skills. Priorities of care are reviewed, and all components of the basic course are demonstrated and practiced. In order to take the recertification course, the basic course must have been taken within the prior two-year period. Students must have AHA Heartsaver First Aid card issued within the last two years to enroll.

Intended Learning Outcomes
  • Accurately describe assessment of scene safety.
  • Demonstrate barrier protection.
  • List major components of primary care as defined 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

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    Two Year Projected Schedule

    Year One* Year Two**
    Fall
    Winter
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    Summer
    Mini 
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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.