ARC Wilderness & Remote First Aid

Date/Time:

Mar 17, 2018 9:00 am to Mar 18, 2018 4:00 pm

 

Location:

Camp Shenandoah
222 Boy Scout Lane
Swoope, VA 24479

 

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Wilderness & Remote First Aid teaches participants how to prevent, assess and treat medical and traumatic emergencies in remote environments or urban disasters where definitive care of a physician and/or rapid transport is not readily available.

The course follows the Boy Scouts of America Wilderness First Aid Curriculum and Doctrine Guidelines as well as requirements of other organizations such as Girl Scouts of the USA and the American Camp Association. It offers enhanced content and topics to meet OSHA’s Best Practices for Workplace First Aid Training Programs. It can be adapted to meet the needs of training for youth-oriented organizations, adult participants in outdoor recreational activities or remote locations, and employees working in wilderness and remote settings.

Wilderness and Remote First Aid teaches participants how to prevent, assess and treat medical and traumatic emergencies in remote environments or urban disasters where definitive care of a physician and/or rapid transport is not readily available. The course follows the Boy Scouts of America Wilderness First Aid Curriculum and Doctrine Guidelines as well as requirements of other organizations such as Girl Scouts of the USA and the American Camp Association. It offers enhanced content and topics to meet OSHA’s Best Practices for Workplace First Aid Training Programs. It can be adapted to meet the needs of training for youth-oriented organizations, adult participants in outdoor recreational activities or remote locations, and employees working in wilderness and remote settings.

Wilderness First Aid - Boy Scouts of America