The Advanced Wilderness & Remote First Aid - Apr20

  • Date
    From Saturday, 20 April, 2019 to Wednesday, 24 April, 2019
  • Time
    From 09:00 am to 05:00 pm EDT
  • Organizer name
    Save A Life Inc.
  • Price
  • Website
  • Address
    Elk Lake Eco Centre
    1000 Ontario St.
    Elk Lake, ON

The Advanced Wilderness & Remote First Aid course focuses on:
Outdoor Leaders
People who take extended trips into wilderness or remote locations
People who provide recreational or leisure experience as a professional guide
Assumes that the First Aider may spend more than 24 hours with the ill or injured person
Covers extended care in more detail
Covers environmental issues in remote areas that affect long-term well-being
Puts a stronger focus on preparation, planning, and leadership because in emergencies, group leaders must make
informed decisions and judgment calls
Helps participants understand how group dynamics affect first aid
40 hours long, 2 days in class with 2 or 3 days in the field