Emergency & Medical

Classes may include emergency preparedness, first aid/cpr, and caring for an aging parent.


Crevasse Rescue Techniques
 

Class topics include: most commonly used equipment, techniques, risks associated with crevasse rescue. Provides information for minimizing chance of crevasse fall and implementing a successful extrication, with an emphasis on risk assessment. Students must provide own ice climbing boots and proper clothing and gear for a day in the backcountry. Harnesses and helmets may be provided with advance notice.

If you wish to register for this class as a 1-credit college credit option, do NOT register here. Go to UAOnline.Alaska.edu or ask a Student Affairs team member for assistance at 907-834-1600.

This class meets Tuesday, Nov 6 and Thursday, Nov. 8 from 6:30-9 p.m., and also is in the field Fri-Sun, Nov. 9-11, from 9 a.m.- 5 p.m.

 

 



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PERA181
Prince William Sound College
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18 - &up Brown 11/6 - 11/8 Tu Th 06:30 PM - 09:00 PM $339.00 View 6

Water Safety & Rescue
 

Learn hazards and mitigation techniques for safe travel on rivers and lakes. This class covers: basic safety and rescue theories, procedures, and techniques that are effective in contributing to safe and enjoyable water travel. Must be able to swim and  have good level of physical fitness. Must be able to function comfortably in inclement weather. Course fees include dry suit rental and rescue equipment. Ability to obtain Swiftwater Rescue Certification through the Rescue Company with successful completion of class.

If you wish to register for this class for 1 college credit, do NOT register here. Go to UAOnline.Alaska.edu or speak with a Student Affairs team member for assistance at 907-834-1600.



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PERA150
Prince William Sound College
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18 - &up Kelahan 9/14 - 9/16 Fr Su 08:30 AM - 05:30 PM $429.00 View 6