CPR/First Aid/Safety Training

Program News

CPR Classes are no longer offered in the Health Education Department but will be offered through Health Care Technology and Child Development and Family Studies.

Health Care Technology courses:

EMT 11A. Pediatric CPR and First Aid (0.5)
Lec-8 (total hrs)   P/NP Available

Training for child care personnel in pediatric CPR & AED and first aid including the practice of universal precautions and early activation of the EMS system. Qualified participants are awarded the American Heart Association Adult/Child and Infant Heartsaver CPR and City College of San Francisco Pediatric First Aid cards. This course fulfills the partial requirement of the AB243 mandated Health and Safety Training established by the State EMS Authority for Childcare Providers. CSU
Not open to students who are enrolled in or who have completed HLTH 21 within the last two years. Formerly HLTH 11A Students enrolled in this course will be assessed a $5 lab/material fee for CPR and First Aid cards
 
EMT 12. Health Providers BLS/First Aid (1)
Lec-16 (total hrs)   P/NP Available

Instruction and practice in the identification and care of life threatening and serious traumatic, medical, and environmental emergencies including respiratory and cardiac emergencies for adults, children, and infants. Emphasis is also on control of life threatening emergencies such as bleeding and shock. Identification and care of serious secondary survey conditions and situations involving special populations such as children and the elderly. American Heart Association "Healthcare Provider CPR/AED" and City College of San Francisco First Aid cards will be awarded to those who qualify. CSU
Formerly HLT 12 Students enrolled in this course will be assessed a $5 lab/material fee for CPR and First Aid cards and certifications.
 
EMT 13. Standard First Aid (0.5)
Lec-8 (total hrs)   P/NP Available

The newest techniques in Standard First Aid and Adult Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation. Instruction includes how to activate the Emergency Medical Services System, handle lifethreatening emergencies, identify and care of serious secondary survey conditions. American Heart Association Adult Heartsaver and City College of San Francisco First Aid cards will be awarded to those who quality. CSU
Formerly HLTH 13 Students enrolled in this course will be assessed a $5 lab/material fee for CPR and First Aid cards and certifications.
 
EMT 14. Advanced First Aid and Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers (2)
Lec-2   P/NP Available

Emergency care for one and two-rescuer adult, child, and infant CPR with mask ventilation and AED; life-threatening, medical, environmental, and traumatic emergencies such as bleeding, burns, musculoskeletal injuries; poisoning and emergency childbirth. Qualified participants are awarded American Heart Association Basic Life Support Healthcare Providers/AED and CCSF Advanced First Aid cards. UC/CSU
Satisfies requirements for public safety personnel as stated in Title 22, Division 9, California Code of Regulations. Formerly HLTH 14 Students enrolled in this course will be assessed a $5
 
EMT 15. Basic Life Support Recertification (0.5)
Lec-8 (hrs total)  

An updated presentation of the newest techniques in cardiopulmonary resuscitation with an emphasis on current trends. Instruction also on the ability to handle other types of injuries, as well as performance of a secondary survey and activation of the emergency medical services. An American Heart Association Healthcare Provider CPR/AED Recertification card will be awarded to those who qualify. CSU
Formerly HLTH 15 Students enrolled in this course will be assessed a $5 lab/material fee for CPR and First Aid cards and certifications
 
EMT 21. CPR, Childcare Health and Child Development (3)
Lec-3  

Training for childcare personnel to develop the knowledge and skills needed to provide first aid care for victims of traumatic, medical and environmental emergencies. Instruction includes Adult and Pediatric CPR, advanced level first aid, childcare health practice policies, prevention of childhood injuries, management of well children with mild illnesses, chronic health conditions and special needs. Course fulfills the AB 243 mandated Health and Safety Training requirements established by the State EMS Authority for Childcare Providers. CSU
Formerly HLTH 21 Students enrolled in this course will be assessed a $5 lab/material fee for CPR and First Aid cards and certifications

 

Child Development and Family Studies courses:

CDEV 11B. Pediatric Preventive Health Education (0.5)
Introduction in recognition and management of preventive health practices, prevention heath policies and injury prevention in the child care setting. Course fulfills the partial requirement of AB243 mandated Health and Safety Training established by State EMS Authority for child care providers. Qualified participants are awarded a CCSF Pediatric Prevention Health Education Training certificate of completion. CSU
Formerly HLTH 11B
 
CDEV 11C. First Aid Care for III Children (0.5)
Lec-8 (total hrs)  

Identification, transmission, control and care for common childhood illnesses and communicable diseases. Childcare first aid practices and procedures for the management of well children with mild illnesses, chronic health conditions and special needs. A City College of San Francisco First Aid Care for Ill Children certificate of attendance will be awarded to those who qualify. Course fulfills the partial continuing education requirement of the AB 243 mandated Health and Safety Training established by the State EMS Authority for Childcare Providers. CSU
Formerly HLTH 11C
 
CDEV 11D. Child Care Disaster Prep (0.5)
Lec-8 (total hrs)   P/NP Available

Training for childcare personnel on how to develop their own program plan for disaster management and emergency preparedness. Instruction in preparing for and effectively dealing with, and recovery from emergency and crisis situations. A City College of San Francisco Childcare Disaster Preparedness certificate of attendance will be awarded to those who qualify. Fulfills the partial continuing education requirement of the AB 243 mandated Health and Safety Training established by the State EMS Authority for Childcare Providers. CSU
Formerly HLTH 11D Students enrolled in this course will be assessed a $5 lab/material fee for CPR and First Aid cards and certifications
 
CDEV 11E. Child Passenger Safety (0.5)
Lec-8 (total hrs.)   P/NP Available

Training for students in the fields of Health and/or Child Development, childcare providers and child safety advocates on Child Passenger Safety covering the legal, practical and policy aspects of safely transporting children. Includes an overview of Child Passenger Safety regulations, appropriate selection and installation of restraint systems, resources and development of an agency child transportation policy. CSU
Formerly HLTH 11E Students enrolled in this course will be assessed a $5 lab/material fee for CPR and First Aid cards and certifications.

For more information about when these courses are offered, please contact these departments directly.

Health Care Technology: (415) 561-1967

Child Development and Family Studies: (415) 239-3172