1051 Blood Borne Pathogens and Hazard Communication
course presents a summary of the OSHA blood borne pathogens and hazard
communication standards; an introduction to chemical, physical properties and
hazards; and precautionary strategies to prevent transmission of communicable
diseases, particularly blood borne pathogens. Health hazards and safety
procedures will be presented.
1123 Health Concepts
study of health concepts, individual choices and health strategies. The role of
the health consumer as critical thinker and evaluator of goods and services is
emphasized. Major topics areas include: emotional health and problems,
nutrition, drugs and drug abuse, reproduction and pregnancy, and diseases.
1233 Medical Terminology
study of physiological systems approach to provide principles of medical word
building. Provides medical vocabulary including anatomy, physiology, systems,
diagnostic testing and pharmacology. This course is appropriate for health
science students such as nursing, paramedic, and physical therapy assistant.
1813 First Aid
fundamental course presenting basic first aid theory and techniques accordance
with national standards. This course prepares the first aid responder to
recognize emergencies and make appropriate decisions for first aid care. The
emphasis is on CPR, victim assessment, and treatment of common emergencies.
2183 Athletic Injuries
study of common athletic injuries of the ankle, knee, shoulder, head, and neck.
The role of the athletic trainer will be studied, including rehabilitation and
liability issues. Major topic areas include physical conditioning, systematic
evaluation of injuries, and taping techniques. Prerequisites: instructor’s