CPR Electives

First- and Second-Years

Students will participate in the activities of this elective in years 1 and 2 of their medical education. They will be required to complete the hours of contact time dedicated to the activities of this elective; *(Optional) CPR Instructor Certification Course, 15 hours of time teaching CPR to the general public, two skills labs, attend or view all scheduled didactic sessions.

*The CPR Instructor Certification Course is optional and NOT required. Note that certain venues require certification before you can teach.

Third- and Fourth-Years

Students will participate in activities in this elective in years 3 and 4 of their medical education. For full credit and graduation, students must complete 35 hours total of contact time with the general public, a total of four skills labs, attend or view all scheduled didactic sessions, and a final exam prior to graduation. Logging work will make you eligible for enrollment in EMD 880B even if you have not completed the 15 hours of contact time. You may complete the 35 hours total in EMD 880B. Keep in mind that the CPR Instructor Certification is optional and that some venues require this certification to teach.