Wilderness and Remote First Aid

Participant must be in good health and physical condition.

Intended Audience

Suitable for those who work or live in remote locations or who are outdoor recreation enthusiasts.

Course Overview

„ Planning
„ Your health
„ Assessment
„ Airway emergencies
„ Breathing and circulation emergencies
„ Cardiac and respiratory arrest (includes CPR-C)
„ Wound care
„ Head and spine injuries
„ Bone, muscle and joint injuries
„ Sudden medical emergencies
„ Environmental emergencies
„ Poisons
„ Extended care
„ Evacuation: transporting the ill or injured person

Includes any other content required by specific legislation

Course Prerequisites

Camping gear and food for weekend is not provided. Students must bring their own.

Course Duration

20 hours (more than 25% of course taught in non-urban setting, if possible 50%)

Camping gear and food for weekend is not provided. Students must bring their own.

Upcoming Courses

August 16-18, 2019

Rideau River Provincial Park, Kemptville, ON
$240.00 Per Person

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Prerequisites

Please note that greater physical endurance for the scenarios is needed.

 

Required Materials

Canadian Red Cross Wilderness & Remote First Aid Field Guide (Provided)

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