Skagit Valley College

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 Course Title:   Injury Prevention

 Title Abbreviation:   INJURY PREVENTION

 Department:    HFT

 Course #:    106

 Credits:    2

 Variable:     No

 IUs:    2

 CIP:    310504

 EPC:    351

 REV:    2021

 Course Description  

Introduction to the basic knowledge and skills that aid in the prevention of injuries common in athletic and recreational activities.


Prerequisite: None.

Additional Course Details

Contact Hours (based on 11 week quarter)

Lecture: 22

Lab: 0

Other: 0

Systems: 0

Clinical: 0

Intent: Distribution Requirement(s) Status:  

Vocational Preparatory Required for certificate  

Equivalencies At Other Institutions

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Learning Outcomes

After completing this course, the student will be able to:

  1. Demonstrate the basic techniques necessary for the prevention of athletic injuries.
  2. Explain common injuries and techniques to prevent them.
  3. Demonstrate the ability to know when to recommend a referral to a medical doctor.

General Education Learning Values & Outcomes

Revised August 2008 and affects outlines for 2008 year 1 and later.

Course Contents

  1. Injury prevention.
  2. Injury recognition.