|Event Name:||Expedition Medicine (Winter)|
|Start Date:||27th Jul 2019 (9am)|
|End Date:||3rd Aug 2019 (5pm)|
|Contact/RSVP:||This workshop has now reached capacity. To be placed on a waiting list please contact firstname.lastname@example.org|
- Pre-expedition planning and medical kits
- Wilderness emergency medical response
- Environmental medicine (cold injury, high altitude medicine and avalanche burial and rescue)
- Search and rescue
- Steep terrain rescue
- Use of stretchers and splints
- Leadership and teamwork
- Remote area communications
- CAM503 Operational Aspects of Healthcare in Remote and Extreme Environments
- CAM619 Medicine in Extreme Environments
- CAA500 Advanced Clinical Reasoning in Out of Hospital Practice
- KHB701 Human Behaviour in Extreme Environments
- CAM632 Humans in Space
Students undertaking the Graduate Certificate in Healthcare in Remote and Extreme Environments (M5A): $3,180#
#Students undertaking the Graduate Certificate in Healthcare in Remote and Extreme Environments (M5A) are required to complete this residential short course before they can undertake the assessment for CAM631 Expedition Medicine. The assessment must be completed within 12 months of undertaking the short course.
Please note that accommodation is not provided in Hobart on Saturday 27th July. Participants will be required to make their own arrangements on this night.
This course is offered in partnership with the Australian Antarctic Division
Through our connections with Survive First Aid we are able to offer you the chance to gain industry standard competencies in Wilderness First Aid whilst on this course.
The cost is $250. Please indicate your interest on the registration page.
For more information please visit the Survive First Aid website.