Introduction to Safety and Emergency Care

This course emphasizes the key areas of safety, accident prevention and mitigation. Safety topics explored include home, fire, motor vehicle, occupational, recreational, school, personal fitness/wellness, and natural and man-made disasters. Emergency care procedures are presented and students will demonstrate competency in recognition and care for breathing emergencies for adults, children, infants, one and two rescuer CPR, use of resuscitation mask, bag, valve, Automated External Defibrillator (AED), identifying and caring for life-threatening bleeding, sudden illness, and injuries. Students will also create a personal wellness plan involving strategies for chronic disease and unintentional injury prevention as a part of safety and injury reduction. The student will have the opportunity to receive American Red Cross Certification in Basic Life Support and First Aid. Three class hours.

HED-118 Sections for Summer 2019

With the following scheduling option(s)
With the following course attribute(s)

1 Section Offered

HED-118, Section 500

CRN #61015


Patricia Dano

Scheduled Meeting Times

TypeLocationDate(s)Day / Time
LectureBrighton Campus
Building 10, Room 100
May 28th, 2019 – Jun 29th, 2019Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday
10:10 am - 12:10 pm
Type Lecture
Location Brighton Campus
Building 10, Room 100
Date(s) May 28th, 2019 – Jun 29th, 2019
Day / Time Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday
10:10 am - 12:10 pm