Center Offers Wilderness First Aid | Casper College, Wyoming

Center Offers Wilderness First Aid

Wilderness First Aid offered spring 2018

“Wilderness First Aid," CEU 0118 70, will be offered through the Center for Training and Development at Casper College during the spring 2018 semester February 23 through 25.

Those taking the class will receive a basic understanding of emergency response in an outdoor setting and techniques and considerations for a range of incident scenarios, according to Sarah Schneider.

Topics to be addressed include preparation, assessment, prevention and care of injuries, environmental and biological hazards, and medical emergencies. “This is essential training for anyone who works with groups in outdoor settings. Attendees should be prepared to spend a portion of the class outside in varying weather conditions,” noted Schneider, workforce training specialist.

Class times are 5-8 p.m. on Friday and 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday. The class will be taught by Jeremy Shearer and costs $210 per person. Those completing the course will receive one and a half continuing education units. For more information or to register, contact Schneider at 307-268-3847; toll-free at 800-442-2963, ext. 3847; or sarahschneider@caspercollege.edu.

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