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Undergraduate Course Details
Number SMS 175
Title First Responder Training
Credits 3.0
Winter/Spring 2017 Classes
Sec Ref # Dates Days Times Location Instructor
01 1526 1/17/17 - 5/15/17 TR 8:00am - 9:15am OK-220 Philip W Kelly
02 3189 1/17/17 - 5/15/17 TR 9:25am - 10:40am OK-220 Philip W Kelly
03 3190 1/17/17 - 5/15/17 TR 10:50am - 12:05pm OK-220 Philip W Kelly
04 3191 1/17/17 - 5/15/17 TR 12:15pm - 1:30pm OK-220 Michelle Varnell
05 3192 1/17/17 - 5/15/17 WF 8:00am - 9:15am OK-220 Jeremiah Foster
S1 3648 1/23/17 - 5/8/17 M 4:30pm - 6:50pm OK-220 Kevin Silva
06 3805 1/17/17 - 5/15/17 M 8:00am - 9:15am OK-220 Jeremiah Foster

Description

This course is designed to provide the student with the knowledge and skills necessary to function as a First Responder in emergency situations. The course will prepare the student to serve as an essential link in the emergency medical services (EMS) system. The course content covers knowledge and psychomotor skills required to make appropriate decisions and provide immediate care in response to medical emergencies. The course includes CPR for the Professional Rescuer with Automated External Defibrillation and advanced First Aid Skills. Students that successfully complete practical and knowledge exams are eligible for the appropriate first responder course completion card(s). Three lecture hours per week. Required of all ATR and SMS majors. Open to all students who have not received credit for SFL251A.