HE 252 First Aid

Provides first aid instruction and practice in skills that enable students to take care of themselves and to aid others in the event of an accident or illness.




Lower Division Transfer (LDT) Course

General Education Requirements

AGS PE/Health


Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
Discuss the EMS system and the citizen responder's role in the EMS system. Identify the signs and symptoms and care for breathing emergencies, heart attack, cardiac arrest, sudden illness, life threatening bleeding, shock and heat and cold emergencies. Demonstrate skills to care for soft tissue and musculoskeletal injuries. Demonstrate the procedure for moving an injured victim in an emergency situation.