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Patient Care 1 (Formerly Sports Medicine)

Credit: 10.0 ( Year Course)

Grades: 10-11

Recommended: Health Careers or teacher recommendation

Teacher: Jared Bradley/Amy Burris 

Articulation: Eligible to petition for Kin 10A (3 units) with a grade of B or better and recommendation from instructor, and high school elective requirement. 


This course provides entry-level instruction in sports medicine and athletic training. It is designed for high school students, 16 years and older. Employment possibilities include, among others, athletic trainer assistant, sports medicine aide, and physical therapy aide. Instruction covers the following areas: anatomy and physiology, vital signs, CPR, and safety factors related to sports medicine.