Wilderness Advanced First Aid 2014

05 April 2014 09:00 AM till 13 April 2014 05:00 PM

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Event Description

COURSE SUMMARY

The main focus of this course is the prolonged care and stabilization of patients until a rescue team or additional resources can be obtained to help with evacuation to a medical facility.

The course teaches a judgment-based approach to dealing with medical emergencies in a remote setting. Major components include learning to work with improvised equipment and learning to anticipate potential risks to the patient. Advanced medical techniques include anaphylaxis management, spine clearing, wound cleaning, and CPR cessation.

This course is 4 days (40 hours) of combined   instructional and practice time.  Upon successful completion students will receive certification in Wilderness Advanced First Aid and Adult CPR. Certification is valid for three years.

 

DATES

April 5 & 6 and April 12 & 13, 2014

You must attend all 4 days to successfully complete the requirements for certification.

 

COST

$495(taxes included)

All materials are included in the course fee.

Space is limited! Register by March 17, 2013


LOCATION

KINSMEN HALL

780 Landslide Rd., Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario

 (Located within the Hiawatha Highlands)

 

PRE-REQUISITES

18+ years of age (16-17 with parental permission)


 
 

Cancellation Policy

Cancellation will be dealt with on a case by case basis, the minimum cost for cancellation will be the loss of fees associated with processing online payments which is approximately $10.71 ($1 eventzilla fee and 1.9%+$0.30 per transaction paypal fee)

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05 April 2014

9:00 AM

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Location

Kinsmen Hall
780 Landslide Rd.
Sault Ste. Marie
Ontario
Canada
P6A 6J8

About the organizer

Algoma Highlands Conservancy
Is a non-profit charity located in the region of Algoma with values rooted in Conservation, Environmental Education & Research, Sustainable Forestry and Silent Sport Recreation. Visit our website below to learn more about us.

http://www.algomahighlandsconservancy.org

705-649-5751

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