Wilderness First Aid, August 2023
August 19 @ 8:00 AM – August 20 @ 5:00 PM
Wilderness First Aid (WFA) is the assessment of and treatment given to an ill or injured person in a remote environment where definitive care of a physician and/or rapid transport is not readily available. This 16 hour course will provide you with the skills and confidence to assess and treat trauma and illnesses in the backcountry where help is more than an hour away. For Scouting BSA Leaders, this training will prepare you to take a unit to a high adventure base.
Minimum age for this course is 16.
- Friday, 5-8 pm: Early check in
- Saturday, 7:30 am: Check in
- Saturday, 8 am: Class Starts
- Saturday, 12 pm: Lunch
- Saturday, 5 pm: Class Ends
- Sunday, 8 am: Class Starts
- Sunday, 12 pm: Lunch
- Sunday, 5 pm: Class Ends
Primitive camping for Friday and Saturday nights is available at the camp if desired.