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Street Medic Training

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This 20 hour course is designed to provide the participants with basic first aid skills, as well as specialized skills focused on protest situations.Skills taught are patient assessment, treatment for wounds, head/neck injuries, illnesses/allergic reactions, heat and cold concerns, chemical burns, "less lethal" weapons injuries, when to seek higher medical care, and general preparedness for changing or unpredictable situations.Street Medicine is not only for protesters: the course is designed to empower participants to take an active role in keeping themselves and their communities healthy and safe, while reducing their dependence on industrialized medical systems that are often inaccessible or hostile to many people.

Facilitator email(s): 
[email protected]

Location

Minnehaha Free Space
3747 Minnehaha Av
Minneapolis, MN
United States
Facilitator's experience: 
I have RN, EMT, and NRP certifications, as well as experience in protest situations from tree sits and hunger strikes to NATO and RNC/DNC demonstrations.
Class minimum size: 
5
Class maximum size: 
15
Time/Location
Class times: 
Fri, 08/23/2013 - 17:00 - Sun, 08/25/2013 - 17:00
Additional class time information: 
Friday 5pm-9pm, Saturday 9am-12p, 1-6pm, Sunday 9am-12pm, 1-6pm.
Location Accessibility: 
No
Address: 
Minnehaha Free Space
3747 Minnehaha Av
Minneapolis, MN
United States
44° 56' 3.8796" N, 93° 13' 26.652" W
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