This course is designed to provide basic theory and practical skills to successfully manage an auto extrication of a victim or victims. The student will learn to identify and assess the hazards present during scene/patient and vehicle stabilization. Cribbing techniques, patient assessing, boarding/collaring, Kendrick extrication device (KED) and the removal with the assistance of hand tools including door opening and roof flapping will be discussed. Approved safety boots are required.
Cars are courtesy of Bill & Son Towing.