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Cold-Water Safety for Educators Online Course – begins Sept. 17

  • Listed: August 27, 2018 1:23 pm
  • Expires: 19 days, 19 hours
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Description

In collaboration with UAS SE Sitka campus, AMSEA will offer a fifteen-week online college course for teachers and other educators. ED 593 – Cold Water Safety for Educators – is designed to train school teachers and other youth educators to teach cold-water safety and outdoor survival skills to school age children. ED 593 may be taken from 9/17/18-12/23/18 or from 1/28/19-4/26/19.

The course is based on AMSEA’s four-volume, K-12 curriculum, Surviving Outdoor Adventures, and provides teachers with training in the following topics:

Cold-Water Safety & Survival
Outdoor Preparedness
Hypothermia
7 Steps to Survival
PFDs
Immersion Suits
Minimizing Flooding
Rescue Techniques
Mayday Calls
Emergency Signals
Risk Assessment & Management

The course earns two semester hours of graduate level (593) university credit. The cost for the course is $465 for tuition, $60 for books, and a $140 technology fee. For additional information and registration, go to www.amsea.org or call (907) 747-3287.

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