Payment in full is required to reserve your spot in the course. Tuition is non-transferable and is payable by check, credit card, PayPal or money order. Tuition covers class materials, course equipment, and certificate or certification cards. Sergeant Rescue is not obligated to allow any student to attend a course until the required payment and course registration materials are received and approved by Sergeant Rescue Training & Consulting staff. Attendance for the entire course is required for NREMT refresher credit.
Cancelation, Withdraw & Refund Policy
If a student cancels or withdrawals from a course:
- If greater than or equal to 45 days prior to the starting date of the course, Sergeant Rescue will retain
a $25.00 administrative fee.
- If equal to or less that 45 days prior to the starting date of the course, tuition is non-refundable and
- Participants that cancel or withdraw from a course are still responsible for cancelation fees even if payment has not been sent or processed. (Applies if you cancel within 45 days of a course.)
A full refund will be given if we need to cancel the course for any reason.
Late Payment Policy
Participants that register and choose pay via company check or personal check must submit payment in a timely manner. Payment is due no later than 10 days after your registrations is submitted. If payment is not post marked prior to this date a late fee will be assessed. Late fees will either be invoiced separately or added to any outstanding balance.
- Initial late fee is $25.00
- An additional fee of $10.00 per day will also be assessed if payment is delayed past 14 days from registration and will be retroactive to the date of registration.
SRTC Student Agreement
(Including Assumption of Risks and Agreement of Release of Indemnity)
A SRTC Student Agreement will be signed prior to your successful completion of registration. Please sign it and read it carefully as it pertains to your legal rights. If you are a minor, a parent or guardian must sign the document as well. Without a signed document, you cannot participate in the course. SRTC participants, including minors, will have unsupervised free time throughout the course. Any activities during the free time are not part of the SRTC program and are at the sole risk of the participant.
"TRAINING FOR CHAOS"
Dec 2-3 2020
6:00 - 10:00 pm EST
The life you might save is your own! Get prepared today!
BACKPACKER FIRST AID
The great outdoors is a wild and wonderful place. The great outdoors offers us many different things to enjoy! Everything from the trees and animals to some of the more high-risk activities such as rock climbing and rafting! If you like to take mini day adventures, or longer overnight ones, having some basic first aid skills for that environment is essential to your safety. It is estimated that over 200,000 people are injured each year in the U.S. while engaging in outdoor activities. Making your odds of encountering one or having one yourself, very high.
The Back Packer First Aid course is an 8-hour course that is completely lecture and discussion based. The course was designed to take some known basic firs aid skills, or teach those same basic skills, and then teach the participant how they apply to the wilderness setting. This course teaches some of the lasts in basic care and covers the following topics:
- Wilderness vs. Urban Medicine
- Medical and Legal Considerations
- Intro to Patient Assessment
- Bleeding Control & Shock
- Spinal & Facial Injuries
- Chest & Abdominal Injuries
- Wound Care & Burns
- Bone & Joint injuries
- Heat & Cold Related Emergencies
- Altitude Illnesses
- Lightning Events
- Bites & Stings
- Medical Emergencies
This online course provides a live-in person experience from the comfort of your own home. Allowing you to ask questions, engage with other participants, and still be able to socially distance while learning! The Backpacker First Aid Course should be an essential part of your outdoor kit!
To complete the course, you must be present for all 8-hours of the program and you must turn in a completed course evaluation. Upon course completion you will be eligible to purchase and receive a course certificate via email within 2-3 weeks of the course completion. The OPTIONAL certification cost is $55.00. The course certificate is good for 2 years. To renew the certificate, you must take the program again, either online or in-person.