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Wilderness First Aid for Scouts and Scouters
December 8, 2017 @ 12:00 am - December 9, 2017 @ 12:00 am EST$35
Must be 14, a First Class Scout or equivalent.
Wilderness First Aid – During this course, we will provide you the latest information on decision-making principles and practices guiding wilderness treatment and evacuation decisions.
We will build on your background in basic first aid to develop competency in the critical wilderness medicine skills needed to take care of a patient in an extended care environment.
These skills include:
Orthopedic injury management improvised splining, focused spine assessment, environmental emergency management, leadership and communication skills.
Upon completion of this course you will receive a TWO year certificate in Wilderness First and CPR/AED from the Emergency Care of Safety Institute.