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Wilderness First Aid

Date and Time

Saturday, March 7, 2020 8:00AM - Sunday, March 8, 2020 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

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 recertify an approved current WFR certification through SOLO. 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

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 - Instruction, handouts, lunches and WFA certification with successful completion of course. *** CPR WILL BE offered by SOLO instructor, additional fees will be collected by instructor NOT by AMC. CPR is optional on Saturday after WFA class

Past participants say...

"It was valuable to hear real stories from rescues in many different places from both the instructors and other students" Participant, March 2019 "Very helpful content for anyone leading groups in the outdoors or those who simply like spending time in the outdoors." Participant, March 2019

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Activities

First Aid
Instruction (Skills)

Offered By

AMC Staff

Status

Open

Nearby AMC Destination

Joe Dodge Lodge

Difficulty

Easy

Audience

Adults (18+)


Contact



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


Contact


623 Tasker Hill Rd., Conway, NH 03818 | 603-447-6711 | info@soloschools.com