First Aid for Remote and Rural Locations

Wilderness First Aid for those who enjoy the remote areas, or choose to live in rural and remote areas.
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  • Lectures 25
  • Contents Video: 2 hours
  • Skill Level Expert Level
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 12/2014 English

Course Description

A course designed for those wanting a more intensive level of training in first aid. The course covers preparations for entering the wilderness, and assessments to be used when evaluating the injured in remote locations, where medical assistance is not readily available. A course designed for students with basic skills wanting advanced training and exposure to advance techniques. The course covers assessment techniques, CPR, wound treatment, burn treatment, allergic reactions and much more. It is a condensed version of the full two day courses taught as wilderness first aid in many states. Students need to complete CPR, First Aid, and Introduction to Emergencies as prerequisites.

What are the requirements?

  • CPR, First AID, and Introduction to Emergencies

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Assessment of injured
  • treatment of wounds and burns
  • treatment of environmental injuries
  • treatment of bone and joint injuries
  • how to handle altitude related illnesses
  • dealing with allergies

What is the target audience?

  • A must take course for boaters, hikers, back country skiers, and people living in rural and remote locations

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Curriculum

Section 1: Preliminary Planning and Discussions
Course introduction
Preview
04:39
Why take a course in rural first aid
Preview
06:58
Ten essentials for remote locations
04:22
Location devices and cell phones
04:19
Designing the First Aid Kit
05:34
Legality issues concerning treatment of the injured
05:41
Section 2: Assessment of the injured
Preliminary steps
04:21
Emergency and Initial Assessments
03:57
Focused Assessment
04:46
Time Lapse assessment
02:42
Decision to call for Evacuation
06:15
Section 3: Injuries and their treatment
CPR
09:07
Wounds
09:06
Burns
06:31
Bone and Joint Injuries
06:41
Cervical Injuries
06:14
Temperature Related Injuries
10:43
Abdominal injuries
03:35
Altitude injuries
06:26
Allergies
03:02
Insects and Snake bites
02:03
Drowning
04:19
Summary
04:37
Review Questions
07:10
Answer to Review Questions
01:10

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Instructor Biography

Arthur Jackson, CEO Arthur Jackson CTC, Professor, Engineer, Attorney

Arthur Jackson is the CEO of Arthur Jackson CTC Inc. and has worked extensively in the medical field as a medical technician with doctors in neurology,and as a trainer in Health and safety. He is a retired attorney, from a successful law practice in Pennsylvania, college professor, who has served as chair of several colleges, and as a campus dean. His company educates students in over nine (9) countries globally.

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