Wilderness & Remote First Aid Training

Designed for scouts and 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.

Prerequisites: Must be at least 14 years old and hold current adult CPR/AED certification.

2 year certification

Digital certificate available upon successful completion of course

Topics include:

  • Primary and Secondary Assessments
  • Head/Brain, Neck and Spinal Injuries
  • Heat-Related Emergencies
  • Hypothermia
  • Altitude-Related Illnesses
  • Allergies and Anaphylaxis
  • Burns
  • Bone and Joint Injuries
  • Wounds and Wound Infection

 

May 11, 2019 Training
Evangeline Area Council
08:00A - 06:00P
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File Name Description
BSA Doctrine Download
Emergency Reference Guide Download
Pocket Guide Download
WFA Course Fact Sheet Download
WFA Evaluation Form #1 One used during course. Download
WFA Evaluation Form #2 Download
WFA Evaluation Form #3 Download