Courses of first medical aid

During the period of 14-23 November 2013, on Andrew Krysko initiative, a member of the Association of Mountain Guides "Rovinj" to all interested were conducted courses of first aid to victims, on the basis of medical and social center of the "Red Cross". Courses took into account aspects of guide activity and have an appropriate slope of assistance in the mountains.


During the study was obtained and extended knowledge about:

  • reanimation;
  • bleeding;
  • wounds;
  • fractures;
  • overheating of the body;
  • hypothermia;
  • poisoning;
  • loss of consciousness;
  • transportation of victims;
  • etc.

Special attention was paid for developing skills on special mannequins,simulators,that enabled to gain practical skills.After completing of courses all participants were granted with certificates of international standard issued by Red Cross and which are recognized in 52 countries. 

We encourage all practicing mountain guides and tour guides to visit these courses. The information: you can enroll on the courses in the medical and social center of the "Red Cross" in Lviv. Lepkyy St. 5/2 or apply to the Association.