Students enrolled in this course have the opportunity to obtain American Red Cross (ARC) certifications for adult, infant and child CPR with AED. Certification requires successful completion of written certification tests, skill practicals and course scenarios, and payment of the certification fee by the established deadline. The cost for certification is $19 per student and the certification is viable for two years. More details on certification requirements and payment deadlines will be provided on the course syllabus.
(1 credit) Provides training in coordinated mouth-to-mouth artificial ventilation and chest compression, choking, life-threatening emergencies, and sudden illness. Equivalent to EMS 100. Lecture 1 hour per week.