Backcountry Emergency Care

Basic First Aid and Wilderness First Aid provide you with the ability to address emergency situations in all conditions

If you spend time in the wilderness for any reason, consider taking Wilderness First Aid

 

 
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Wilderness First Aid & Remote Care

A foundation of first aid principles and skills

Learn how to respond to emergencies and give care in areas that do not have immediate emergency medical services (EMS) response. Topics covered will range from dealing with trauma, medical and environmental emergencies in a remote location as well as calling for help and evacuation considerations. The American Red Cross CPR and AED certificate is also included in this course.

LEARNING OUTCOMES

  • Assessing & Handling Medical Emergencies & Trauma

  • Stabilizing Patients

  • Techniques for Extraction & Getting Help

  • Responding Calmly & Efficiently

Course Details

PRICING . . .

$290 person/course

PREREQUISITES . . .

Must be 18 years of age or 14 years old with parent/guardian participating in course

Dates . . .

November 11th-12th, 2017

EQUIPMENT . . .

Day Pack

Rain Gear

Water & Snacks

Notepad & Pen

Referance & Field Guide Provided

LOGISTICS . . .

Two-Day Course (18 hours total instruction time)

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Max CLIENT TO GUIDE RATIO . . .

8 Clients : 1 Instructor

 

 
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First Aid, CPR, AED Certification

Learn actions you can take in an emergency situation to save lives and get help

Whether this is your first certification, or if you are refreshing your knowledge, our highly qualified instructors are ready to help you feel confident with first aid.

LEARNING OUTCOMES

  • Assessing & Handling Minor Injuries
  • How to perform life-saving CPR

  • How to use an AED (Automatic External Defibrillator)

  • How to appropriately activate the emergency response system (911)

Course Details

Pricing . . .

$120 per person

Prerequisites . . .

Must be 16 years of age

Dates . . .

TBD

Equipment . . .

None

Logistics . . .

Half-Day Course (5 Hours)

Max Client to Guide Ratio . . .

8 Clients : 1 Instructor