Wilderness First Aid
Wilderness First Responder Course
Location: Greeley, CO
Date: August 1-10, 2014
Cost: $600.00- UNC Student Tuition Only
$650.00- Public Tuition Only
$900.00- Tuition and Lodging
$1100.00- Tuition, Lodging and Meals
Twenty Nine (29) meals in Holmes Dining Hall (buffet style and vegetarian options) beginning with breakfast on Friday, August 1st and ending with lunch on Sunday, August 10th.
This 80-hour curriculum includes standards for urban and extended care situations. Special topics include, but are not limited to: wound management and infection, realigning fractures and dislocations, improvised splinting techniques, patient monitoring and long term management problems, up-to-date information on environmental emergencies, and advice on drug therapies. Emphasis is placed on prevention and decision-making.
This course is designed specifically to provide you with the tools to make critical medical and evacuation decisions in remote locations. You will be required to complete practical skills, case studies and scenarios designed to challenge your decision making abilities. The Adult and Child CPR is included in this course. Provided by the National Outdoor Leadership School.