Current Prerequisites for this Course
Required before start of event
Completion of Achievement 1(Cadets) or Level 1 (Senior Members)
Students will complete both classroom and hands-on training evolutions to complete the National Safety Council First Responder course. The course includes 40 + hours of instruction on patient assessment and treatment. Students will have practical evolutions in the field during the basic course deployment where they will be able to practice the skills learned earlier in the week.
Course fees include all training materials.
This activity is conducted in "field conditions." Uniforms and equipment should be maintained for the environment and weather conditions.
Lodging includes restroom facilities. Males and females will be quartered in separately. All personnel will be supervised during their stay.
Transportation during the activity will be provided as necessary utilizing Civil Air Patrol vehicles.
Transportation to and from this activity is not the responsibility of CAP and is provided "as available”. Limited transportation during the activity may be provided. Privately owned vehicles(POVs) traveling to or from such activity is performed solely at the risk of the individual CAP members and their passengers. CAP assumes no right of control, liability or responsibility for such transportation (reference CAPR 77-1, Operation and Maintenance of Civil Air Patrol Vehicles, para 1-8 b.).
Meals are included in this course.
Uniform Of The Day
Utility Uniform (ABU, BDU, or Corporate Field Uniform). Refer to CAPM 39-1, Uniform Manual, Ch. 5 for proper wear and instructions.
*All courses will complete the week with two large hands-on training incidents. These incidents will test the skills learned during the course in high stress and realistic environment.