All emergency services personnel are invited to participate in the Accident Care Team training session Saturday and Sunday in the infield at Lowe¿s Motor Speedway.

Conducted by the track¿s emergency services department, the two-day course teaches proper techniques for responding to motorsports emergencies. The course covers basic to advanced medical, fire and rescue scenarios involving a variety of racing vehicles ranging from go-karts to NASCAR NEXTEL Cup Series stock cars.

Participants will receive hands-on training in fire control, medical scenarios and extrication from experienced rescue personnel, including members of Lowe¿s Motor Speedway¿s highly regarded safety crew.

The two-day course, which begins with registration at 9 a.m. Saturday, is free for all certified firefighters and emergency medical technicians. There is a $55 fee for all other participants.

For information, contact the Lowe¿s Motor Speedway emergency services department at (704) 455-4028 or Troy Bridges at (704) 786-5959.