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Wilderness First Aid (Saturday and Sunday - 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM each day)
Saturday, April 6, 2019, 8:30 AM until Sunday, April 7, 2019, 5:00 PM
Renaissance Square/Andrus Building -- 3rd Floor Conference Center.
Someone will be at building
520 Nicollet Mall
Minneapolis, MN 55
is closed - Event is full
No refunds will be given for this class. If another participant is found for your slot a club credit will be issued.
This course provides first aid training for remote areas where lack of ready access to medical care requires skills and techniques beyond standard first aid.
Topics will include: what is wilderness first aid; patient assessment; chest injuries; shock; head and spine injuries; bone and joint injuries; wounds; hypothermia; heat problems; submersion incidents; medical issues; moving a victim; evacuation guidelines; improvisation, and more.
This training will provide the participant with a two-year Wilderness First Aid Certification from the Emergency Care and Safety Institute. (This certificate will satisfy British Canoeing and ACA First Aid certification requirements.)
IMPORTANT - This course is a 2 session program - 4/6 and 4/7, 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM. Please register for the entire course on the April 6 event.
Cost will be $130 for members and $145 for non-members.