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Saturday
28
APR

2-Day Wilderness First Aid Class

08:00
17:00

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*You MUST register via the ticketing link to attend this class.*
This 2-day, 16-hour Wilderness First Aid class is a hands-on, entry-level course for wilderness medicine and has no pre-requisites. It is highly recommended for anyone who spends time in the backcountry. Whether you are planning on leading a multi-day trip or even a day hiker who wants to be prepared for anything that may come up. Skiers, kayakers, mountain bikers, climbers, and campers - everyone can benefit from this training.

Day 1:
Patient Assessment System
Fractures/Dislocations
Splint Improvisation
Preparedness

Day 2:
Environmental Emergencies
Shock
Long-term Patient Care
Soft Tissue Injuries
Bites and Stings

Cost for this 2-day course is $155. Upon successful completion of the class, you will receive a Wilderness First Aid Certification that is valid for two years.

Each instructor is an experienced and current member of Central Arizona Mountain Rescue. Because of this, the instructors bring real world, hands-on experience to the classroom. All instructors are at a minimum a Wilderness EMT.

If you have further questions regarding the Wilderness First Aid courses provided by CAMRA, on-line registration difficulties, or general questions regarding wilderness medicine, contact our lead instructor at WildernessMedicine@cox.net

SOLO Schools CAMRA is excited to partner with SOLO to offer regular wilderness medical training. Founded in 1976 as a school dedicated to teaching Wilderness and Emergency Medicine, SOLO has instructed over 107,000 individuals, guides, mountain rescue teams, and staffs from organizations such as NOLS, Outward Bound, the Appalachian Mountain Club, Nantahala Outdoor Center, The Sierra Club, and the National Park Service as well as fire, rescue and ambulance services. CAMRA is proud to be able to teach with SOLO and make much-needed wilderness medical training available to the public. soloschools.com