Wilderness First Aid

Date/Time

Nov 10, 2018 to Nov 11, 2018
08:30 AM until 05:00 PM

Description

Do you work or travel in remote locations? Do you hike, backpack, ski, snowshoe or paddle in the backcountry where medical care is an hour away or more? This 16-hour Wilderness First Aid class will give you the knowledge and skills needed to manage common injuries and illnesses in remote settings. This class is taught by experienced outdoor trip leaders and emergency responders from BSA Venturing Crew 6194, an Emergency Care and Safety Institute authorized training center. Through lectures, demonstrations, discussions, and hands-on skill scenarios, participants will learn how to assess, treat, and prevent common backcountry emergencies. Participants will receive a waterproof copy of the Wilderness First Aid Field Guide, supplemental handouts, and other class materials.

Cost

$130

Location

View map Echo Hill Park
42 Lilac Drive
Flemington, NJ

Additional Information

Sponsor

Hunterdon County Parks & Recreation

Phone

908-782-1158

Contact name

Patrick Eckard

Contact email

parks@co.hunterdon.nj.us

Ages:

14 through adult

Admission:

Registration required

County:

Hunterdon

We make every effort to ensure the accuracy of this information. However, you should always call ahead to confirm dates, times, location, and other information.

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