Learn Wilderness First Responder in San Diego, California

Training courses, certificates, diplomas or degree programs of Wilderness First Responder for students in San Diego, CA

Total 5 training courses and degree programs available.

Wilderness First Responder

Course Format: Online / Virtual Classroom / Webinar
School/Trainer: Parks and Recreation Management, Northern Arizona University

This is an 80 hour national curriculum which leads to a 3-year certification as a Wilderness First responder. Specific skills and techniques for outdoor emergencies in backcountry and remote settings. Fall, Spring, Summer

Wilderness First Responder (Certificate)

Course Format: On-Site / In-House / Private Tutoring
School/Trainer: Education Through Adventure, LLC.

This course is designed for wilderness guides and instructors, rangers,
emergency response teams, and rock and ice climbing guides. Course
content includes breathing and cardiac emergencies in adults, infants and
children, identifying and caring for bleeding, sudden illness, injuries,
preventing disease transmission, environmental emergencies, equipment,
supplies, and improving odds of survival.

Swift Water Rescue: Operations (Certificate)

Course Format: On-Site / In-House / Private Tutoring
School/Trainer: Equinox Adventures

Designed for those who paddle white water or for professionals responsible for white water and shore-based water rescues. Learn emergency procedures that include the use of throw bags, safety lines and knots, freeing pinned boats, rescuing trapped swimmers, extricating stranded paddlers mid-current, dealing with low level dam hazards, and more. Location: Elora, Ont. or Ottawa River.

High Angle Rescue: Operations

Course Format: On-Site / In-House / Private Tutoring
School/Trainer: Equinox Adventures

Designed as an intermediate progression from Level I, this subject concentrates on technical rescues in the vertical environment. The &,quot,systems&,quot, approach to equipment and techniques is discussed and emphasized.

Covered: Day One:
Review of Level I techniques.
Rope ascending techniques.
Haul Systems. Day Two:
Rescuer positioning.
&,quot,Pick off&,quot, Rescues
Mock situation test.
Introduction to basket work.

Mountain Safety

Course Format: On-Site / In-House / Private Tutoring
School/Trainer: Adventure Lifesigns

This course is suitable for aspirant expedition leaders, teachers or individuals with plans or to lead expeditions in overseas mountain environments as well as those with previous mountain experience who wish to brush up on current good practice.

DAY ONE - Mountain Safety

Topics include health and safety in the mountain environment, hazards and risk assessment, equipment selection, survival, medical issues such as altitude sickness and navigation.

DAY TWO - Operating in the Mountain

Topics include the finer points of living and camping in the mountains together with considerations for planning expeditions and leading groups in the environment. Day two considers more practical skills and looks in detail at the practicalities of setting up base camps, equipment selection, mountain weather as well as the wider picture of emergency planning.

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