Wilderness First Aid

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Pre-registration required for each class. Class size is limited to 30 people. Participants must be at least 14 years old.

 

Cost: $110.00 per person (includes books, printing, materials and meals)

Class will begin at 7:00 pm Friday and conclude at approximately 4:00 pm on Sunday.

  • Meals will be provided
  • Bring camping gear
  • No uniform required
  • Camping will be in staff cabins or campsites

Topics To Be Covered:

  • CPR & AED (now required as a prerequisite for WFA)
  • Types of Delayed-help Situations
  • Emergency Action Steps
  • Checking the scene, patient, and resources
  • Contacting help
  • Caring for the patient long term
  • Patient assessment and Record Keeping
  • Preventing Disease Transmission
  • Prioritizing Care
  • Carrying Out the Plan
  • Deciding to Evacuate
  • Treatment of injuries such as: Wounds, Head and Spinal Injuries, Extremity Injuries, Abdominal Injuries, Sudden Illnesses, Major Bites and Stings, Burns, Altitude Illnesses, Shock

  • August WFA 2018
    August 10, 2018 to August 12