EPHE 344

Care and Prevention of Athletic Injuries

Units: 1.5

Hours: 2-1

Formerly: PE 344

An introduction to general athletic training practices. Topics to be covered include safe environments, identifying risk factors associated with specific sports, legal responsibilities and documentation, developing and implementing emergency protocols for crisis procedures, and basic taping and strapping techniques. May include a practical field experience.

Notes:

  • Credit will be granted for only one of EPHE 344, PE 344.
  • Current certification in a minimum of Standard First Aid (including CPR Level C) is required prior to taking this course.

Prerequisites:

  • One of EPHE 241, EPHE 241B, PE 241B; or
  • permission of the school.

Undergraduate course in Exercise Science, Physical and Health Education offered by the School of Exercise Science, Physical and Health Education in the Faculty of Education.

Schedules:
Summer Fall Spring

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