Emergency Skills for Athletic Trainers and Other Healthcare Providers- Instructed by Richard (Rick) Bahr, BS, NREMT (SAFL 0718)

Richard (Rick) Bahr, BS, NREMT

Seminar Description

Tuition: $399

Hours: 15 or 1.5 CEUs

Prerequisite: None

Who Attends: ATs, PTs and OTs (Note to Athletic Trainers: According to the education levels described by the PDC, the following continuing education seminar is considered to be Mastery Level. 15 approved CEU hours.)

This emergency procedures seminar will highlight current best practices in the field of athletic training. This seminar will deliver a hands-on approach to emphasizing the proper skill set required for handling emergency situations. Circumstances addressed will include head trauma, spinal cord injury, establishing and maintaining airways, managing environmental illness, patient death, and many others.

Learning Objectives:

At the completion of this seminar, the attendee should be able to:

     • Perform simulated athletic training related emergency care interventions

     • Identify the most current standards of care for athletic training emergencies

     • Perform the psychomotor skills associated with effective emergency care intervention techniques including recognizing the signs and symptoms of various injuries, illnesses and life threatening conditions

     • Effectively communicate with interdisciplinary health care providers in an emergency situation

     • Familiarize and develop competency with emergency care equipment and collaborative procedures

     • Display competence when providing emergency care to patients at a televised event

     • Identify chain of command and effective lines of communication for an emergency situation

     • Become familiar with care provisions on an emergency medical vehicle

Richard Bahr, Instructor

BA       San Diego State University

AA       Palomar College

Rick Bahr is the founder, president, and CEO of WMI Global, LLC, which provides professional event risk management, safety, emergency, sports medical, and rescue services at major sporting events around the world. Bahr has served as the medical director at major sporting events worldwide, including Red Bull events and the Vans Triple Crown of Surfing Tour. Bahr develops and implements emergency action plans, disaster plans, medical operations plans, and rescue plans globally for large events,  including world championships in an array of sports.

Event Details
    • Start:
      28 08:00
    • End:
      29 17:45
  • Location:
    St. Augustine, FL
  • Price:
    US $399.00
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