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Co-Op Northwest College, Powell, WY Outdoor Education at NWC

Course

OEPR 1600 – Basic Search and Rescue

3 credits


Students gain practical experience in personal preparedness, search and rescue equipment and technology, emergency response and packaging victims for transport in all types of settings, and search and rescue incident management. Includes practice in search techniques and technical rescue. This course is designed for the novice law enforcement officer, search and rescue responder, or wilderness medic. Prerequisites: Current First Aid and CPR Certificate or concurrent enrollment in HLED 1225. (2 hrs lec, 2 hrs lab)