SAME DAY CERTIFICATION!
(2 Year Certification)
Scouts and Scout leaders, outdoor enthusiasts & anyone who works or spends time in remote environments
Running Time: 16 Hours (Two Day Course)
Prerequisites: Must be at least 14 years old and hold current adult CPR/AED certification.
Wilderness & Remote First Aid
Taking a Wilderness & Remote First Aid Class
Heart Life CPR's Wilderness and Remote First Aid course is the best and most comprehensive course of its kind to offer relevant and realistic first-aid training for seasonal outdoor activities or short term wilderness endeavors and pursuits.
Wilderness First Aid is a two-day introduction to general medical concepts and basic life support skills. It is targeted to the outdoor enthusiast on day trips or short adventures. The course is taught by professional instructors with significant patient care and backcountry experience.
Our usual target audience is seasonal outdoor staff, those involved in recreational wilderness trips and those who frequently partake outdoor sports like Hunting, Fishing, Small Craft Boating, Hiking, Camping, Snow Shoeing / Cross Country Skiing etc.
The course content meets the anticipated medical needs of those communities.
Course topics are:
Patient Assessment System; CPR; Circulatory System; Nervous System; Respiratory System; Fractures, Stable Injuries; Splints 1-Extremities; Hypothermia; Hyperthermia and Heat Illness; Near Drowning; Lightning Injuries; Wounds and Burns; Anaphylaxis; Lifting, Moving Extrication; Patient Carries; Backcountry Medicine