Wilderness and Remote First Aid

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Wilderness and Remote First Aid

Sat, Oct 21 - Sun, Oct 22

| $90

The Wilderness First Aid course includes training on what to do in the case of:

+ Head (Brain), Neck and Spinal Injuries, Heat-Related Emergencies

+ Hypothermia, Altitude-Related Illnesses, Allergies and Anaphylaxis, Burns

+ Bone and Joint Injuries, Wounds and Wound Infections

The course is based on the Boy Scouts of America’s “Wilderness First Aid Curriculum and Doctrine Guidelines” and has been reviewed and/or supported by the American Camp Association, American Canoe Association, and the National Recreation and Park Association. Wilderness and Remote First Aid also offers enhanced content and topics to meet OSHA’s Best Practices for Workplace First Aid Training Programs.

Course participants must be at least 14 years of age and possess current certification in Adult Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation/Automated External Defibrillator (CPR/AED).

Important Notes:

  • WFRA Participant manuals and skill sheets will be mailed to the address provided during registration. Participants are expected to review this material prior to the course.
  • Please come dressed appropriately for the weather, some of the instruction will take place outdoors.

Course times:  Saturday 8:30 am – 4:00 pm and Sunday 8:30 am – 3:00 pm.

Course location:  Jewett Lodge, Adventure Day Camp at Camp Resolute, Bolton

Fee: $90

Registration Deadline:  10/11/2017

Late registration at the discretion of the course director.

Details

Start:
Sat, Oct 21
End:
Sun, Oct 22
Cost:
$90
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Organizer

George Ecker
Organizer Phone:
781-235-6104
Organizer Email:

Venue

Adventure Day Camp
129 Hudson Road
Bolton, MA 01740 United States
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Venue Website:
www.cubscoutcamps.org