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Wilderness First Aid Training – Cancelled

Date: February 24 - February 26 | Time: 6:00 pm - 5:00 pm




This Course Has Been Cancelled.

Course Description

Designed for high adventure Boy Scouts and Boy Scout Leaders, outdoor enthusiasts and anyone who works or spends time in remote environments. This course teaches advanced skills to be used in emergencies when help from professional first responders may be far away. Based on the Boy Scouts of America Wilderness First Aid Curriculum and Doctrine Guidelines, this course aligns with OSHA’s Best Practices for Workplace First Aid Training Programs.

Pre-requisites:

Must be at least 14 years old.

Release of Liability Form and Parent Permission Form needed.

Certification:

2-year certification. Digital certificate available upon successful completion of course.

Course Length and Cost:

Friday 6pm – 10pm, Saturday 8am – 5pm, Sunday 8am – 5pm.  Meals provided Sat. & Sun.

$250.00 per person early registration by February 10, 2017.

$300.00 per person after February 10, 2017.

Topics Include:

Primary and Secondary Assessments                Altitude-Related Illnesses

Head/Brain, Neck and Spinal Injuries              Allergies and Anaphylaxis

Heat-Related Emergencies                                   Burns

Hypothermia                                                            Bone and Joint Injuries

Wounds and Wound Infection

Benefits:

Boy Scouts will receive CPR Certification, First Aid Certification, Wilderness First Aid Certification, First Aid Merit Badge, Personal First Aid Kit, and T-Shirt.

Adults will receive CPR Certification, First Aid Certification, Wilderness First Aid Certification, Personal First Aid Kit, and T-Shirt.

 

Details

Start:
February 24 @ 6:00 pm
End:
February 26 @ 5:00 pm
Cost:
$300
Event Category:

Organizer

Matthew Bull
Phone:
910-395-1100
Email:
matthew.bull@scouting.org
Website:
www.capefearcouncilbsa.org

Venue

Camp Bowers BB&T Center
13165 NC HWY 53 W
White Oak, NC 28399 United States
+ Google Map
Phone:
910-395-1100
| $300

Refund Policy  Fees are generally not refundable; however they are transferable to other Scouts in the same unit.  Full refunds will only be considered if requested in writing using the Activity Transfer/Refund Request Form a minimum of two weeks prior to the start of Council organized activity (cub camp, merit badge days, jamboree, Philmont, etc.) and are subject to approval by the Council Camping Committee.

 Partial refunds may be given for later requests due to emergencies, medical situations or mandatory summer school.  Requests for partial refunds must be received in writing by the Director of Support Services no later than 10 days after the conclusion of activity and will be reviewed by the Council Camping Committee.  Notify the Director of Support Services immediately if a Scout may not attend activity due to illness, injury or a personal issue.  All refunds will be issued via check. 

All requests for refunds must be submitted in writing and mailed to the Council Service Center attention Director of Support Services or emailed to Matthew.bull@scouting.org Attention: Activity Transfer/Refund Request.  Please include how the check should be made out, who it is to be mailed to, and all pertinent information in relation to the reason for the refund.