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*SOLO Wilderness First Aid & CPR*

Date and Time

Saturday, December 3, 2022 9:00AM - Sunday, December 4, 2022 5:00PM

Location

AMC Joe Dodge Lodge, Gorham, NH 03561,
New Hampshire, White Mountains,
NH

Registration

Registration is required for this activity.



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Overview

This training is a two day, in person course with meals and lodging included. 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 SOLO Wilderness First Aid certification. This course may be used to recertify a current SOLO Wilderness First Responder (WFR) certification. CPR certification will be offered in the evening of the first day. No additional fee or reservation is necessary to participate in the CPR portion of the course. 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 classroom instructional sessions with hands-on practice in the outdoors •Nationally recognized certification for 2 years COVID-19 Response AMC's COVID response priorities are safety, transparency, and mission. We continue to follow the science and recommendations from CDC. This includes a vaccination requirement for all participants in this training. Exemptions: AMC understands that medical or religious exemptions must be considered. Those to whom medical or religious exemptions apply must receive a negative PCR test result within 72 hours of the start of this training.

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Cost*

Starting at:

Adult: $350 member / $380 non-member
*The full course fee (with lodging & meals) is reduced for a 2nd adult in shared lodging to $274 mem/$285 non-member. Please contact AMC Reservations for more information. Full course: lunch 2 days, 1 dinner, 1 breakfast, lodging on Saturday night, instruction, handouts and WFA certification with successful completion of course. Instruction Only: Instruction, handouts, lunches and WFA certification with successful completion of course. The instruction only fee is $200.

Past participants say...

"Instructors were outstanding. Both were extremely knowledgeable about the topics discussed and obviously spoke from experience. Super credibility" Participant, May 2015 "I learned new facts about first aid that I didn't know. The instructors distilled the information to make it simple and easy to understand" Participant, May 2015

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WFA Training

Activities

First Aid
Leadership Training

Offered By

AMC Staff

Status

Open

Nearby AMC Destination

Joe Dodge Lodge

Difficulty

Easy

Audience

Adults (18+)


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