Roadside Emergencies and Survival

1 Day

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Roadside Emergencies and Survival training is ideal for persons who travel in remote areas and/or during severe weather conditions by road.  This program provides essential hands-on training not offered by competitors road safety programs designed for municipal areas.

Roadside Emergencies and Survival training is common to: Ice road crews, transport long haulers, government personnel driving between northern and isolated communities and industry sales representatives.

Course Content includes:

  • Pre-trip planning
  • Trip following policies and best practices
  • Appropriate vehicle selection
  • Wildlife and road safety
  • Detailed vehicle inspections and user maintenance
  • Tire changes and use of snow chains
  • Response to vehicle collisions in remote areas
  • Use of emergency communications and equipment
  • Vehicle extrication using a tow strap

This program includes approximately 2 to 3 hours of classroom training and 5 to 6 hours of hands-on practical training.

Clients without formal employee road travel policies, or looking to enhance their policies will benefit greatly through the instructor led discussions and exercises.  The hands-on phase is designed to instill confidence and competency in dealing with roadside emergencies and events that occur in remote areas and under all weather conditions.

1 day