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Van, TX

March 4, 8:00 am - March 6, 6:00 pm

$175.00 – $695.00

Wilderness Medicine CME – Van, TX

Join us in Van, Texas for a special AWLS course hosted entirely outdoors! This course will cover the standard AWLS curriculum, plus provide access to an amazing outdoor venue for your practical skills and scenarios. After class, escape to the wonderful recreation Van has to offer, including wildlife reserves, horse racing, museums, and more!

Course Description:

➢ Earn your Advanced Wilderness Life Support certification
➢ Learn the latest practical hands-on wilderness medicine skills for patient assessment, treatment and evacuation protocols
➢ Practice your skills in live scenarios with our expert instructors
➢ Obtain up to 20.5 hours of category 1 CME*
➢ Receive Wilderness Medical Society Fellowship credits

The AWLS curriculum consists of:

❖ Patient assessment
❖ Trauma
❖ Medical problems
❖ Infectious disease
❖ Head, Ear, Eye, Nose, Throat, Skin
❖ Animal & insect Bites
❖ Musculoskeletal injuries
❖ Wound management
❖ Water treatment
❖ Hyperthermia, hypothermia & frostbite
❖ Medical kits
❖ Lightning
❖ HAPE/HACE
❖ Dive Medicine

 

This 3-day course balances didactic lectures with hands-on instruction to most effectively train students in managing medical situations in austere environments. This course is designed for licensed medical professionals (MD, EMT, PA, NP, RN, etc) or medical professionals in training who have an interest in expanding their medical knowledge of wilderness medical pathology and in enhancing their practical skills in a wilderness environment.

After-hours Wilderness Survival Workshop*

Taught by former US Army Green Beret, and Doctor of Nursing Practice, this 4.5-hour course is conducted in two parts on Friday and Saturday Evenings. Topics include overview of survival, survival kits, building shelters, fire making and water procurement/purification.

These are hands-on skill practices that provide practical concepts, essential to providing survivability to you and your patients.

*Additional charge for course is $175.00

CME Credit:

With the Advanced Wilderness Life Support certification students earn 20.5 hours of Category 1 CME, as well as Wilderness Medical Society Fellowship credit.

To learn more about Crossed Arrows Training Site, click here!

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Details

Start:
March 4, 8:00 am
End:
March 6, 6:00 pm
Cost:
$175.00 – $695.00
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After-hours Survival Workshop
$ 175.00
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Doctoral-VAN TX
$ 695.00
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Non-Doctoral VAN TX
$ 450.00
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Res-Student VAN TX
$ 450.00
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