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Spring 2015 Registration

Date: TBA

Cost: General Public $650, APU Students, Staff, Faculty, Alumni: $500

Payment Options: Credit Card (VISA, MasterCard & Discover), Check, Cash

Payment is required for registration and secures your spot, first come first serve

Please fill out the registration packet and return to Alaska Pacific University Outdoor Programs via email or mail
Attn: Outdoor Programs
4101 University Dr
Anchorage, AK, 99508

For questions or comments please contact:

Alaska Pacific University Outdoor Programs
Phone: 907-564-8388
op@alaskapacific.edu

Wilderness First Responder is the industry standard for wilderness medical training. This course is taught in five days with an emphasis being placed on planning, prevention, and decision-making, through scenarios and skill labs. There is an online portion that all attendees MUST finish prior to the start of the course.

Course topics include, but are not limited to:

+ Wound Management

+ Realigning fractures and dislocations

+ Improvised splinting techniques

+ Allergies

+ Hypo and hyperthermia

+ Gastrointestinal infection

+ Cardiac and respiratory emergencies

+ Patient monitoring

+ Long term management and care.