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National College Credit Recommendation Service

Board of Regents  |  University of the State of New York

New York Institute of Massage, Inc. | Evaluated Learning Experience

Health and Hygiene

22.5 hours (5 weeks).
New York Institute of Massage, 4701 Transit Road, Williamsville, New York.
November 1996 - November 1999.*
Instructional delivery format: 
Traditional classroom model
Learner Outcomes: 

Upon successful completion of the course, students will be able to: identify communicable diseases; demonstrate preventative/safety precautions and infection control measures; and perform CPR/First Aid according to the requirements of the American Red Cross.


Major topics include: safety in the clinical setting; CPR/First Aid; HIV; AIDS: infection control; sterilization of equipment and septic application.

Credit recommendation: 
In the lower division baccalaureate/ associate degree category, 1 semester hour in Health Education or related disciplines (12/98). *NOTE: The credit recommendation for this course continues in the preceding section.