Wilderness First Aid

20 April 2013 08:00 AM till 21 April 2013 05:00 PM

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Certification ONLY
This represents the total cost for course fees and WFA certification. It does not include any meals or lodging.
Sale ended $225.00
Certification + Lunch on Class Days
This includes your certification plus lunch on both days of the course. This is recommended due to the course location being somewhat secluded.
Sale ended $235.00
Certification + Lodging & All Meals
This will include your certification, meals and lodging at CRYC. Meals included are dinner Friday night, three meals Saturday, and breakfast and lunch on Sunday.
Sale ended $275.00
       

Event Description

If you plan to spend time in the backcountry you need to be prepared. Fast paced and hands-on, this two or three-day course covers a wide range of wilderness medicine topics for people who travel and work in the outdoors.


Topics will include patient and scene assessment, identifying and diagnosing common backcountry injuries and illnesses, splinting fractured bones, recognizes signs of hypothermia, dehydration and other common issues in the backcountry. If you are leaving paved roads and cell service behind, this is the course to help you stay safe!

 

This course is pre-approved by such organizations as: the American Camping Association, the United States Forest Service, and other governmental agencies.

 

  • Course Length: 2 days
  • Prerequisites: None. This course may be used to recertify Wilderness First Responder and Wilderness EMT (wilderness portion only) certifications. You must possess a WFR or WEMT certification from WMI or OPEPA (must be current or within grace year), SOLO or WMA (must be current) to recertify through this course. Upon successful course completion you will earn a WMI of NOLS WFR or WEMT certification
  • Recommended for: hunters, fishermen, avid hikers, teachers leading school trips, backcountry guides, canoe trip leaders, private expedition groups, scouting groups/leaders, college/university outdoor education programs, hiking club trip leaders, wilderness therapeutic programs, and adventure race safety personnel.

This course will be provided by Landmark Learning; the contract provider for NOLS WMI courses in the Midsouth region.


Crowley's Ridge Youth Camp, in Paragould, is hosting the course. The camp provides a wide range of activities for groups and individuals on a year round basis. You can find out more by going to www.crowleysridgeyouthcamp.com.

Cancellation Policy

Cancellations may be made up to 30 days prior to the event. After this point, Landmark Learning will finalize the contract and schedule instructor travel. Due to this, no money can be refunded within 30 days of course offering.

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20 April 2013

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Location

Crowley's Ridge Youth Camp
655 Greene 755 Rd
Paragould
AR
United States
72450

P: 501.492.9481

About the organizer

Team1 Group Development
Team1 Group Development is Northeast Arkansas premier provider for a wide-range of adventure and outdoor-based programs. Team1 clients range from mental health agencies to the Parks & Recreation department of Jonesboro, AR. We provide adventure-based counseling, team building and group development, outdoor skills training, wilderness excursions, retreat planning and facilitation, and more.

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