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IND 110 - CPR, First Aid and Safety

Last Date of Approval: Fall 2018

1 Credits
Total Lecture Hours: 15
Total Lab Hours: 0
Total Clinical Hours: 0
Total Work-Based Experience Hours: 0

Course Description:
Students gain the ability to emphasize hazard identification, avoidance, control and prevention, understanding of OSHA compliance and regulations, importance of safety and health training, general understanding of First aid and CPR.

Mode(s) of Instruction: traditional/face-to-face

Credit for Prior Learning: This course offers an opportunity for students to earn Credit for Prior Learning for skills that they have brought with them to Iowa Central. For more information, please ask the instructor and see the Iowa Central Community College catalog.

Course Fees: Testing Charge: $30.00

Common Course Assessment(s): None

Student Learning Outcomes and Objectives:

  • Display, demonstrate and explain the basics of safety and health hazard recognition and prevention
  • Recognize safety and hazards in an evaluation, 
  • Recommend and record safety and hazard improvements,
  • Receive OSHA 10-hour course completion card, and
  • Receive First Aid and CPR card.

    1.    Understand the basics of CPR & First Aid

    2.    Successfully practice and perform CPR & First Aid

    3.    Examine the importance of safety

    4.    Employ proper safety laws

    5.    Identify and integrate personal protective equipment

    6.    Recognize and report on chemical hazards

    7.    Follow and demonstrate procedures related to safe usage of tools

    8.    Describe the importance of safe material handling

    9.    Follow procedures related to safe usage of machines

    10. Recognize and classify hazards associated with electrical systems

    11. Recognize the terms/symbols associated with fire protection

    12. Identify general electrical protection devices

    13. Describe how ergonomics relates to effective performance on the job

    14. Express OSHA standards and procedures

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