Wilderness First Aid

2 Year Certification
 

Wilderness first aid is an intensive 16-24 hour course for those who are involved in wilderness recreation and activities. This course is the choice for many wilderness trip leaders and guides. This course may also meet the needs of volunteers and professionals who lead short trips in relatively low-risk situations...

 

TOPICS

  • Patient Assessment
  • Wilderness Wound care
  • Burns
  • Bone & Joint Injuries
  • Head & Spinal injuries
  • Eye & Facial Injuries
  • Chest & Abdominal Injuries 
  • Shock
  • Hypothermia
  • Frostbite
  • Altitude Illness
  • Lightning
  • Sunburn
  • Heat Exhaustion 
  • Biological Hazards
  • Medical Problems in the Wilderness

 

Wilderness First Responder