Quakertown Fire Company
Out of County Fee: $60
This course will prepare an EMT in prevention, identification, and treatment of Cold Weather Injuries (CWI). Classroom training in cold injuries and avoidance is not sufficient to prepare responders for operating in cold weather. Participants should be prepared to be outside in cold weather. EMT’s will be able to prevent, identify, and treat the following CWI’s in a variety of operational circumstances: Chilblain, Hypothermia, Immersion Foot, Frostbite, cold-water immersion, trauma patient in cold weather, and near drowning.