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Wilderness First Aid (Saturday and Sunday)

When:
Saturday, March 3, 2018, 8:30 AM until Sunday, March 4, 2018, 5:00 PM
Where:
TBA
MN  
Contact:
Tom O'Neal
Category:
Skill Building
Registration is required
Payment In Advance Only
Capacity:
12
Available Slots:
5
Registrants & Fees
$130.00
$145.00

This course provides first aid training for remote areas where lack of ready access to standard medical care requires skills and techniques beyond standard first aid.

 

Topics will include: what is wilderness first aid; patient assessment; chest injuries; shock; head and spine injuries; bone and joint injuries; wounds; hypothermia; heat problems; submersion incidents; moving a victim; evacuation guidelines;  improvisation, and more.

 

This training will provide the participant with a two-year Wilderness First Aid Certification from the Emergency Care and Safety Institute. (This certificate will satisfy British Canoeing/PNA  First Aid certification requirements.)

IMPORTANT - This course is a 2 session program - 3/3 and 3/4,  8:30 AM to 5:00 PM.  Please register for the entire course on the March 3 event.

Cost will be $130 for members and $145 for non-members.