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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
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Phone:
910-395-1100
| $300