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Wilderness First Aid Course (WFA)


Two day course that teaches Wilderness First Aid with an overnight component. Must be an active team member to apply. Check team email for details.

Course Content

Preparation and Planning
Your Health
What is the P.L.A.N.T.M.? (when dealing with a person this will help decide if the person should stay on trip, should they should be taken to help by the party, or whether help should be brought to the party)
Airway Emergencies
Breathing and Circulation Emergencies
First Aid for Respiratory and Cardiac Arrest
Wound Care
Bone, Muscle, and Joint Injuries
Head and Spine Injuries
Environmental Situations
Poisons
Cold and Heat Related Emergencies
Medical Emergencies
Evacuation and Transportation
Extended Care

Course length: 20 hours of amazing wilderness learning
More Details: https://www.ridgefirstaid.com/wfa

Earlier Event: April 9
Rope Rescue Training Night