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    Apr 25, 2018  
Catalog 2016-2017 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

FTNS 120 Responding to Emergencies

3 credits
The course provides fitness specialists with basic first aid, CPR skills, as well as knowledge to care for athletic injuries. All students will receive American Red Cross certifications upon successful completion.

Student Outcomes/Competencies:
Upon successful completion of this course students will be able to:

  • Recognize and handle an emergency, check the scene for safety, and assess the state of the victim
  • Provide 1st responder care for life-threatening conditions or sudden illnesses
  • Recognize the signals of a heart attack and how to give care
  • Care for and prioritize injuries for various first aid situations