Wilderness Safety Awareness Training

VSI offers a Wilderness Safety Awareness course for the Seismic industry – a basic level course geared towards those who work in exploration, on projects located in rugged terrain.  Course material includes information on hazard identification, elimination and accident prevention.

The course is presented with audio/visual aids and most importantly, hands-on training.  All participants will receive a training manual that is industry-specific.

Training places emphasis on leadership skills and responsibilities for the project supervisor and coordinators.

No pre-requisite necessary

Rope Access for Seismic Exploration and Industrial Work in Mountain Environments

1-DAY Wilderness Rescue and Evacuation Awareness Training

This course is designed for safety professionals and managers whose job is to stay current with the latest mountain rescue and evacuation techniques. No pre-requisite necessary.

Topics Include:

  • Emergency pre-hospital care
  • Helicopter long line rescue techniques
  • Current evacuation equipment including stretchers
  • Improvised Rescue Techniques of the Modern Mountain Guide
  • Wilderness Survival Techniques and Systems

Guest Speakers Will Include:

Alpine Specialists Mountain Guides

Related Links

VSI Seismic Exploration