Wilderness First Aid, September 16-17, 2017

Please read about the class below and go to this website for more information and to register: MEDIC SOLO Disaster + Wilderness Medical School. Registration button is at the top of the home page. *The price of the class includes two full days of instruction with hands-on training, training book, and weekend camping accommodations.*
Description:
Mired in the wilderness of an urban disaster zone, rural area / remote travel not near a hospital, or natural area miles from an access point … Hands-on learn how to save life and limb during the critical minutes or hours before ambulance / hospital hand-off.

The MEDIC SOLO Disaster + Travel + Wilderness First Aid Course is a blended experience of classroom and hands-on learning. ~50% of student time is spent rotating as mock rescuer and mock patient in realistic care-giving scenarios, making the most of learning-by-doing, and forming muscle memory.

Overview:

  • No prerequisites
  • For adults and focused youths ages 12+
  • Know your loved ones are safe wherever they are.
  • Hands-on learn how to care for an injured / ill person during the critical minutes or hours before ambulance / hospital arrival
  • Blend of classroom instruction & hands-on rescue scenario practice
  • Approved by the Boy Scouts of America (BSA), Girl Scouts of the USA (GS-USA), American Camping Association (ACA), University of Virginia (100% reimbursement for academic employees!), and more
  • 8:30am – 6:30pm each day both course days
  • 2-year internationally-renowned SOLO WFA certification
  • Counts as recertification for WFA, AWFA, WFR and wilderness part of W-EMT
  • Content from www.wfasolo.com. Check out their website and register for the class while you’re there. To go directly to registration page click this link: Registration .