This course will teach skills necessary to access, stabilize and transport the patient once they have been found. Topics include patient packaging and helmet removal, ropes and knots, basic hauling and lowering systems, using GPS, and elements of patient transport utilizing ATVs and UTVs. The second day will be spent outdoors practicing the skills learned on the first day. Each student will need clothing appropriate for the anticipated weather. Students must be at least 18 years of age.
ALL PATICIPANTS ARE REQUIRED TO BRING AN ATV or UTV, DOT HELMET AND EYE PROTECTION. FULL PROTECTIVE GEAR REQUIRED.