• Program: Emergency Medical Services
  • Course: OSHA 10 First Aid/CPR
  • Course #: EMSV1030
  • Total Credits: 2

Course Description

This course is appropriate for employees in healthcare, manufacturing and a variety of industrial settings. OSHA 10 General Industry training provides the knowledge needed for workers to predict, prevent, identify and stop common worksite hazards. In addition, this course will provide the training needed for students to recognize and respond to life threatening emergencies. This includes understanding how to perform Heartsaver First Aid/CPR/AED on all age groups, how to assist conscious or unconscious choking adults, children or infants and how to use an Automatic External Defibrillator. Students must attend all class sessions in order to be eligible for certification.

Course Evaluation

Refer to Course Syllabus for detailed information regarding the requirements and evaluation standards for this course. The Course Syllabus will be distributed the first week of the course.

Disability Services

Hennepin Technical College offers reasonable accommodations to qualified students with disabilities. If you have a documented disability that may require accommodations, contact the college’s Disability Services Director: Sara Laviolette at Brooklyn Park (763-488-2477) or Jean Kreutter at Eden Prairie (952-995-1544).

Course Goals

The following goals will be addressed in the course:
Demonstrate the proper use of personal protective equipment
Prepare OSHA record keeping forms
Identify slip, trip and fall hazards
Explain the dangers related to electrical hazards
Recognize fixed and portable ladder safety
Identify the causes and prevention of musculoskeletal and repetitive motion disorder injuries in the workplace
Describe the hazards associated with combustible liquids and compressed gases
Discuss fire prevention, protection and emergency egress safety
Discuss the dangers of unguarded equipment
Perform basic life support with AED (Automated External Defibrillator) and basic airway management on adults, infants, and children
Demonstrate proper infection control techniques and the proper use of barrier devices
Perform proper first aid in selected emergencies on adults, infants, and children

Credit Details
  • Lecture: 2
  • Lab: 0
  • MnTC Goal: 0
Course Details
  • Prerequisites: 
  • Campus: Brooklyn Park/Eden Prairie

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