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Wilderness First Aid: Crawford Notch

Date and Time

Saturday, April 24, 2021 9:00AM - Sunday, April 25, 2021 5:00PM

Location

Highland Center,
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 if the original WFA was instructed by 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: $273 member / $293 non-member
*Full course: All meals from lunch on the first day to lunch on the last day; one night lodging, instruction by SOLO Schools, handouts and WFA certification with successful completion of course. Instruction Only: $163 -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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Activity

First Aid

Offered By

AMC Staff

Status

Full

Nearby AMC Destination

Highland Center at Crawford Notch

Difficulty

Easy-Moderate

Audience

Adults (18+)


Contact


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