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Introductory safety course

25.10.2018
Education

This course will not grant ECTS, but it is mandatory for you when working on sea ice. The course takes place in Nuuk and will involve fieldwork. The course will give you knowledge about the risks when working in Greenland. During the course, you will get hand-on practice and theoretical introduction to safety and behavior working on sea ice, e.g. use of rifles, flares etc. to scare away polar bears and muskox, first aid with focus on prevention and treatments of frost injuries, emergency equipment including navigation in Greenland and use of communications systems (including VHF radio, satellite phone ect.), setting up emergency camps (including snow pits), rescue techniques on sea ice, safety on snowmobile and safety working on ships

Course start date
19.02.2018
Course end date
23.02.2018
Registration deadline
19.11.2018
Organisation
Greenland Institute of Natural Resources (GINR)
Field of study
Other
Course Level
Master
Course topic
Safety training
Teaching language
English
Teaching place
Nuuk
Teaching country
Greenland
ECTS/Credits
0
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