PUBLISHED: 3:36 PM on Wednesday, January 19, 2005
Sitka class for wilderness medicine
SE Alaska Regional Health Corp is sponsoring an intensive backcountry medical training course in Sitka from Feb 19-21 2005. This 16 to 24 hour, hands-on Wilderness Medicine Recertfication/ Challenge Recertification course will enable students to deal with medical emergencies miles away from help when dialing 911 is not an option. The course is ecommended for all outdoor professionals who need to renew their certification for their wilderness medical training. Graduates will receive appropriate certification by Wilderness Medical Associates, valid for three years, and anaphylaxis certification.

Professional instructors from Wilderness Medical Associates, world leaders in backcountry and rescue medical training will address these issues and more. Skills will be developed for field use whether it's a national park or on the high seas

Call Mike, 966-8771, for location & registration information.