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Oļegs Sabeļņikovs

Study Course Description

Course Description Statuss:Approved
Course Description Version:3.00
Study Course Accepted:16.08.2019
Study Course Information
Course Code:KPUMTK_012LQF level:All Levels
Credit Points:2.00ECTS:3.00
Branch of Science:Juridical ScienceTarget Audience:Political Science; Public Health; Juridical Science; Sociology; Health Management; Social Anthropology; Information and Communication Science; Law; Pedagogy; Management Science; Marketing and Advertising; Social Welfare and Social Work; Person and Property Defence; Business Management; Psychology; Communication Science
Study Course Supervisor
Course Supervisor:Oļegs Sabeļņikovs
Study Course Implementer
Structural Unit:Department of Clinical Skills and Medical Technologies
The Head of Structural Unit:Oļegs Sabeļņikovs
Contacts:Rīga, Anniņmuižas bulvāris 26a, kpumtkatrsu[pnkts]lv, +371 67061579
Study Course Planning
Full-Time - 1. Semester No.
Lectures (number)7Lecture Length (academic hours)2Total Contact Hours of Lectures14
Classes (number)3Class Length (academic hours)2Total Contact Hours of Classes6
Total Contact Hours20
Part-Time - 1. Semester No.
Lectures (number)7Lecture Length (academic hours)2Total Contact Hours of Lectures14
Classes (number)3Class Length (academic hours)2Total Contact Hours of Classes6
Total Contact Hours20
Study course description
Preliminary Knowledge:
Biology, physics, chemistry (Secondary school course level).
Objective:
To improve students' competency in civil and environmental protection.
Topic Layout (Full-Time)
No.TopicType of ImplementationNumberVenue
1Civil protection, general tasks. Potentially hazardous everyday situations (internal and external hazards), most important general requirements for safe behaviour in different situations in everyday life, transport, nature, public places, and electronic environment. Potential disasters in the country and potential consequences (including the storage and transportation of various dangerous substances), terrorism and its manifestations. Risk assessment. General requirements for emergency actionLectures1.00E-Studies platform
2Structure, legal framework, organisation and management of the civil protection system in the country as a whole and in various institutions. Duties of the government and various institutions in the field of civil protection, municipal civil protection commissions. Tasks, rights and obligations of the government and local governments, legal entities and natural persons in civil protection. Planning of preventive, response and remedial measures and possible actions. Hazardous objects.Lectures1.00E-Studies platform
3Civil alert and notification systems in the country as a whole and in specific departments. Procedure for requesting and provision of international assistance. The action of an individual when the alarm is heard. Possible personal protective equipment in case of disasters, taking into account the nature of the disasters. Possible involvement, role and action of healthcare professionals in emergency situations.Lectures1.00E-Studies platform
4Specific risks according to chemical substances and equipment used in the departments. Radiation safety. Evacuation measures in the event of a disaster in the country as a whole and in specific departments.Lectures1.00E-Studies platform
5Environmental health and protection. Topical issues concerning environmental quality and protection in Latvia and in the world. Major environmental health and safety concerns. Environmental legislation.Lectures1.00E-Studies platform
6Key environmental factors, their identification and assessment (air, water, soil, noise, various contaminants, etc.). Action to mitigate various environmental aspects and to deal with emergencies related to the environment.Lectures1.00E-Studies platform
7First aid.Lectures1.00E-Studies platform
8Action at the scene of accident. Safety of the first aid provider. Basic resuscitation measures for adults (using AED algorithm). Practical implementation of basic resuscitation measures. First aid in choking. First aid in case of drowning.Classes1.00METC
9Traumatic injuries. Massive bleeding. Circulatory shock.Classes1.00METC
10First aid in specific clinical cases.Classes1.00METC
Topic Layout (Part-Time)
No.TopicType of ImplementationNumberVenue
1Civil protection, general tasks. Potentially hazardous everyday situations (internal and external hazards), most important general requirements for safe behaviour in different situations in everyday life, transport, nature, public places, and electronic environment. Potential disasters in the country and potential consequences (including the storage and transportation of various dangerous substances), terrorism and its manifestations. Risk assessment. General requirements for emergency actionLectures1.00E-Studies platform
2Structure, legal framework, organisation and management of the civil protection system in the country as a whole and in various institutions. Duties of the government and various institutions in the field of civil protection, municipal civil protection commissions. Tasks, rights and obligations of the government and local governments, legal entities and natural persons in civil protection. Planning of preventive, response and remedial measures and possible actions. Hazardous objects.Lectures1.00E-Studies platform
3Civil alert and notification systems in the country as a whole and in specific departments. Procedure for requesting and provision of international assistance. The action of an individual when the alarm is heard. Possible personal protective equipment in case of disasters, taking into account the nature of the disasters. Possible involvement, role and action of healthcare professionals in emergency situations.Lectures1.00E-Studies platform
4Specific risks according to chemical substances and equipment used in the departments. Radiation safety. Evacuation measures in the event of a disaster in the country as a whole and in specific departments.Lectures1.00E-Studies platform
5Environmental health and protection. Topical issues concerning environmental quality and protection in Latvia and in the world. Major environmental health and safety concerns. Environmental legislation.Lectures1.00E-Studies platform
6Key environmental factors, their identification and assessment (air, water, soil, noise, various contaminants, etc.). Action to mitigate various environmental aspects and to deal with emergencies related to the environment.Lectures1.00E-Studies platform
7First aid.Lectures1.00E-Studies platform
8Action at the scene of accident. Safety of the first aid provider. Basic resuscitation measures for adults (using AED algorithm). Practical implementation of basic resuscitation measures. First aid in choking. First aid in case of drowning.Classes1.00METC
9Traumatic injuries. Massive bleeding. Circulatory shock.Classes1.00METC
10First aid in specific clinical cases.Classes1.00METC
Assessment
Unaided Work:
Theoretical preparation for practical classes.
Assessment Criteria:
All practical classes must be attended and passed successfully. All MCQ tests after videolections must be successfully completed.
Final Examination (Full-Time):Test
Final Examination (Part-Time):Test
Learning Outcomes
Knowledge:After completing this course students will be able to: • describe the role of circulatory and breathing system in the maintenance of vital functions; • describe on-site emergency action plan; • describe adults and pediatric resuscitation; • name and describe signs of external and internal bleeding, external bleeding control methods; • define shock and to describe first aid for shock patient; • recall signs and describe first aid for casualty with bone fractures, joint dislocations, strains and sprains; • describe effects of environmental factors on thermoregulation (heatstroke, hypothermia etc.) and describe first aid for conditions mentioned.
Skills:After completing this course students will be able to: • appropriately manage the case and provide qualitative first aid before EMS arrival; • perform primary survey; • perform basic life support for adults and children; • perform first aid for choking casualty; • control external bleeding with pressure; • perform first aid for casualty in shock.
Competencies:After completing this course students will be able to provide appropriate high quality first aid for casualties with different critical conditions.
Clinical Skills:
No.SkillLevel
1Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (basic)B1 - Pre-clinical (training equipment)
Bibliography
No.Reference
1Viedeolekciju un praktisko nodarbību materiāli
2European Resuscitation Council; "Guidelines for Resuscitation: 2017 Update"
3Pirmās palīdzības sniegšanas pamatzināšanu apmācības programmas vadlīnijas
4Vai Tu zini, kā rīkoties ārkārtas situācijās?, Rīga: Valsts ugunsdzēsības un glābšanas dienests, 2015, 9 lpp.
5Valsts aizsardzības koncepcija. Rīga: LR Aizsardzības ministrija, 2012., 15 lpp.
1First Aid Manual. DK Publishing, 2016.
2G. M. Piazza et al. ACEP First Aid Manual. New York: DK Publishing, 2014.
3Vides veselība. RSU, 2008.
4Informatīvie materiāli: Atkritumi, Gaiss, Ķīmiskās vielas, Videi draudzīgas izvēles un Ūdens, Vides un reģionālās attīstības ministrija, Rīga, 2003
1"Minimālās prasības obligātā civilās aizsardzības kursa saturam un nodarbināto civilās aizsardzības apmācības saturam" (MK noteikumi Nr. 716)
2"Noteikumi par apmācību pirmās palīdzības sniegšanā" (MK noteikumi Nr. 557)
3http://stradavesels.lv http://www.vugd.gov.lv