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2023-2024 WWCC College Catalog 
    
2023-2024 WWCC College Catalog

AHSE 045 - Heartsaver CPR (Basic CPR)


Credits: 0.3
LEC hours per week: 0.180
LAB hours per week: 0.180
Provides the general public instruction in ‘Heartsaver’ CPR based on standards established by the American Heart Association. Formerly: CPR 045.
Course Outcomes:
  • Describe the 4 links in the Chain of Survival.
  • Demonstrate the essential steps of CPR
  • Recognize the signs of a heart attack, cardiac arrest, stroke, and foreign body airway obstruction.
Course Topics:
  1. Chain of survival
  2. CPR theory
  3. CPR practical skills
  4. Related medical emergencies