1/2 credit for grades 9-12
This course is designed to help students identify what constitutes "good health" and learn ways to achieve total wellness. The course includes indentifying characterisitics of a healthy person, maintenance of health(inlcuding nutrition, physical fitness, personal hygiene, accident prevention, protection against disease, effects of alcohol and drugs); handling emergency situations including instruction in CPR and first aid; community health services and programs; selecting and using health care products and services; and current issures related to personal, family, and world health.
Students will become certified in CPR when they complete the American Heart Association Heartsaver course.
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