After the great success in the previous years we are proud to publicly unveil the Advanced Surfing Medicine Life Support™ (ASLS™) course 2015.
The ASLS™ Course 2015 will progress to a 7-day-course, giving you extra time for more practical hands-on, more life guarding training and more challenging real-life scenarios from
Sunday 3rd – Saturday 9th May 2015
The EASD ASLS™ Course features a wide array of topics with drowning and hypothermia, rescuing techniques, theory about waves, tides & rips, outdoor scene safety and patient assessment, diagnosis and treatment of wounds, marine envenomation, musculoskeletal injuries among others. The participants get practical training by experienced surfing doctors, wilderness medics, drowning specialists and professional surf lifeguarding instructors. They will teach the ASLS™ students how to work with proper medical kits, splint injured extremities, and rescue victims in open water. Participants will also obtain skills for evacuation management among others. You can make the surf safer – you can be the difference!
Grab one of the limited 20 places for the ASLS™ course 2015 now and head to the registration form.
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Course dates: Sunday 3rd – Saturday 9th of May, 2015
Location: Vila Ana Margarida, Ericeira, Portugal, a 35 minute drive (45 km) from Lisbon airport. (Google Maps)
Aim: To prepare and train health professionals in Advanced Life Support at remote surf locations, and to learn and master basic aquatic life saving rescue techniques.
Course fee: €940
Places: limited to 20 participants
Applicants: Medical Doctors, Allied Healthcare Professionals.
Inquiries: For any questions, comments, or concerns you may have in regards to the ASLS Course 2015 please please do not hesitate to email us: ASLS@surfingdoctorseurope.com
Further informations on the ASLS™ 2015 page:
Dive into the unforgettable magic of previous ASLS™ courses the videos of 2013 & 2014:
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