Sports Medicine I
18 weeks, 1.5 credits, Course No. 7660
Sports Medicine 2
18 weeks, 1.5 credits, Course No. 7662
Prerequisite: Successful Completion of Sports Medicine 1
Sports Medicine is a dynamic hands-on program designed for students interested in pursuing a career in medicine. Whether it is on the sidelines at a football game, working in a physical therapy clinic, or becoming a personal trainer, this course is a great stepping stone for your future. In this course, you can earn a certification in First Aid/CPR/AED and Workplace Readiness Skills. The course introduces you to topics such as human anatomy and physiology, nutrition, biomechanics, medical terminology, injuries and illnesses. Examine prospective careers and create a plan to help ensure success in reaching your career goals. You will have a unique opportunity to be a part of the “Learn to Swim” program, become a certified lifeguard and work to gain a certificate in sports performance training. Medicine is a field that will always be a necessity and if you enjoy helping others and having fun this is the perfect course for you.