Professional Development



Fundamentals of Wilderness First Aid

This 2-day workshop covers the basic principles of patient care in the remote setting including patient assessment, circulatory, respiratory, and nervous systems, musculoskeletal system, fractures, and extremity splinting techniques. Other topics include: lightning injuries, heat and cold injuries including Hypothermia and Heat Stroke. Assessment drills will be emphasized to maximize hands-on learning. Basic lifting, moving, and extrication techniques will be taught and practiced. Gain confidence in your ability to respond to emergencies in the backcountry in this short course that will challenge your thinking and give you decision making skills and practice. This workshop is intended for those who are outdoor enthusiasts on day trips or short adventures.

 Tahoe Rim Trail Association Qualified Guide or Crew Leaders, please call the CONNECT office to register at 541.4660 X 717

 

 



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CED9040
LTCC - Main Campus
G6
Bitner 5/18 - 5/19 Sa Su 08:00 AM - 05:00 PM $185.00 View 5