Field Safety

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Wilderness First Aid matching training funds available now for field researchers! Hands-on first aid training is appropriate for researchers or trip leaders that work in remote areas, at least 30 minutes from emergency medical services or with limited communications. 

Fall 2017 WFA Dates - TBD        Please contact fieldsafety@berkeley.edu for more details.

NEW: The UC Field Operations Manual is now available online. This "best practices" document is intended to serve as a planning tool for trip leaders, as well as a reference for common field hazards and relevant campus resources and policies.