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Wilderness First Aid at Mohican

Date and Time

Friday, November 10, 2017 - Sunday, November 12, 2017

Location

Mohican Outdoor Center,
New Jersey, Delaware Water Gap,
NJ

Registration

Registration is required for this activity. Please contact registrar below.



(best time to call: 9am-5pm Monday-Saturday)

Overview

The Wilderness First Aid (WFA) course will teach you how to deal with common medical incidents and accidents that occur in the backcountry. It stresses safety, preparation, crisis avoidance, and the treatment of problems such as blisters, sprains, hypothermia, heat disorders, protection from the elements and more. This course does not go into the depth that the Wilderness First Responder (WFR) course does; however it does provide an important level of understanding about recognizing and treating medical emergencies or injuries. This course also discusses long-term patient care, a reality of backcountry travel. The WFA is a 16-hour course and can be used to re-certify a WFR level of training for an additional fee of $15 paid directly to SOLO. CPR certification can be obtained for $35.00 during the course. Please let the Outdoor Education Coordinator know if you desire this training prior to course start date.

AMC Trip Policy

Cost*

Adult: $330 member / $330 non-member
*Saturday breakfast and dinner, trail lunch on Saturday and Sunday. (NJ sales tax not included)


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Activity

First Aid

Offered By

Delaware Valley (Pa.)

Status

Open

Nearby AMC Destination

Mohican Outdoor Center

Audience

Adults (18+)


Leader



(best time to call: 9am - 5pm M-F)