Accelerated Emergency Management and Driver Education Theory
Alternate Day Elective-- Grade: 9th to 12th
The first half of this course is devoted to Driver Education Theory instruction. Students will receive classroom instruction in Driver Theory as mandated by the Pennsylvania Department of Education curriculum. Upon successful completion of this course, students will receive a certificate of participation in a certified Driver Education Theory course. This certification may be used with auto insurance companies for discounts, where applicable. This course does not include behind the wheel and on the road instruction.
This second half of this course is designed for the student who is interested in developing lifetime First Aid and CPR skills. Students will be trained in First Aid and CPR skills as prescribed by the American Red Cross. Instruction in the use of Automated External Defibrillators, Personal Safety, and Natural Disaster Preparedness. Students will have the opportunity to earn Red Cross certification in First Aid and CPR at the conclusion of this course. This course will be taught by a certified Red Cross instructor/teacher.