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Outdoor Skills: Wilderness First Aid

Date and Time

Saturday, December 7, 2019 9:00AM - Sunday, December 8, 2019 5:00PM

Location

Joe Dodge Lodge,
New Hampshire, White Mountains,
NH

Registration

Registration is required for this activity.




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

Overview

Wilderness First Aid: The ability to apply basic backcountry first aid is vital for any outdoor enthusiast, whether it's for yourself or others. Moving beyond urban first aid, this course teaches the skills necessary to identify and treat medical issues common to wilderness settings and to prepare for long-term care scenarios. Includes hands-on practice and lectures. Upon completion, participants receive 16-hour Wilderness First Aid certification. This course may be used to re-certify an approved current WFR certification. A CPR certification will be offered in the evening, this is optional and a $40 additional fee is required, paid directly to the SOLO instructor. Program Highlights: •Focuses on the basic skills of: Response and Assessment, Musculoskeletal Injuries, Environmental Emergencies, Survival Skills, Soft Tissue Injuries, and Medical Emergencies •Coverage of topics balances class-room instructional sessions with hands-on practice in the outdoors •Nationally recognized certification for 2 years Sample Itinerary: Day 1 8am Breakfast 9amClassroom & Practical Session 12n Lunch 1pmClassroom & Practical Session 5pm Break 6pmDinner

AMC Trip Policy

Cost*

Starting at:

Adult: $259 member / $279 non-member
*Full course: lunch 2 days, 1 dinner, 1 bfast and lodging, instruction, handouts and WFA certification with successful completion of course. Instruction Only $149.00: Instruction, handouts, lunches and WFA certification with successful completion of course. *** CPR WILL BE offered by SOLO instructor, additional fee of $40 will be collected by instructor NOT by AMC. CPR is optional on Saturday after WFA class

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Activities

First Aid
Instruction (Skills)
Specialty Skills
Training

Offered By

AMC Staff

Status

Open

Nearby AMC Destinations

Pinkham Notch Visitor Center
Joe Dodge Lodge

Difficulty

Easy-Moderate

Audience

Adults (18+)


Contact



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


Contact


https://www.soloschools.com/