Wilderness first aid course
Accidents happen. People get hurt, sick, or lost. The temperature drops, the wind picks up, and it starts to rain. Would you know what to do? Many backcountry emergencies are preventable, and even when bad things happen, sometimes the wrong care can make things worse. By learning a few basic skills, you can make the difference between a good outcome and a bad one-and maybe even save a life.
FIGURES & FACTS
Duration: 16 hours ( 8 hours each day)
Capacity: 20 people
Price: 3900,- per person
When: 18.-19.th of July. 09:00-17:30
WHO IS THE WFA FOR?
The WFA is the perfect course for the outdoor enthusiast or trip leader who wants a basic level of first aid training for short trips with family, friends, and outdoor groups. It also meets the ACA guidelines.
WHAT IS TAUGHT?
The WFA is 16 hours long (two days), and focuses on the basic skills of: Response and Assessment, Musculoskeletal Injuries, Environmental Emergencies, Survival Skills, Soft Tissue Injuries, and Medical Emergencies.
WHAT ABOUT ROOM AND BOARD?
We provide lunch as well as coffee, tea, and snacks. Lodging is not provided but we can assist you with recommendations in the local area.
IS THERE AN EXAM?
Yes, there is ongoing evaluation of practical skills, and there are written assessments throughout the course.
DO I GET CERTIFIED?
Yes. You will receive a SOLO WFA certification, which is valid for two years.
At least 6 participants are required to be signed to run a course. Upon cancellation, participants will be informed and a fee will be refunded. If canceled within 2 weeks before the course, the full course fee is refunded. If canceled after this, 50% of the course fee is refunded.