Wilderness First Aid

Course Type: 
Workshop
Length: 
2 days
Level: 
Intermediate
Program Area: 
Trail Work
Course Fee: 
Fee OR Free with recommendation

Learn how to handle common injuries and illnesses when medical care by emergency medical services may not be easily accessible. An excellent course for anyone who works, travels, or enjoys recreational activities in the wilderness, this course will teach students what to do in the event of an emergency and how to administer the most appropriate treatment. Both days feature classroom time with follow-up field work in the woods. Participants who pass testing will receive Wilderness First Aid certification through the Emergency Care and Safety Institute. Textbooks are provided.

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