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SOLO’S MEDICAL DIRECTOR DESIGNED THE FIRST WFA COURSE AND STILL REVISES THE GLOBALLY-ACCEPTED WILDERNESS MEDICAL STANDARDS.
SOLO’S  INSTRUCTORS SERVE ON RESCUE TEAMS AND HAVE REAL-WORLD DISASTER RESPONSE AND EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT EXPERIENCE.
THEY PUT EVERYTHING WE HAVE INTO MAKING SURE THAT YOU HAVE AN AMAZING EDUCATIONAL EXPERIENCE THAT IS FUN AND EMPOWERING.
DATES: 5/22/21 - 5/23/21 
9:00AM to 6:00PM (1 hour lunch break)


 

Course Description:

Wilderness First Aid is the industry standard in Wilderness Medicine, ideal for anyone who ventures out to the woods, or working professionally as an outdoor leader or responsible for the care of groups in the backcountry. This course is a 48-hour 2-day event combining classroom learning, hands-on skills training, and practical scenarios. 

 

What is Taught: 

  • EMT-Level Response and Assessment

  • Musculoskeletal Injuries, Bandaging & Splinting

  • Environmental Emergencies (Lightning, Drowning, etc.)

  • 4 Season Survival Skills 

  • Soft Tissue Injuries, Bleeding Control & Infection

  • Medical Emergencies (Diabetic Emergencies, Shock, etc.)

  • Improvisation Techniques 

 

Location:

Idaho Springs 

 

Accommodations & Food Planning: 

Dispersed camping near Echo Lake in Idaho Springs, please bring your own camping gear. No meals are provided, please bring your own food, water and necessities. Restrooms and Showers are on the property. 

 

Cost:

$175 per participant. Participants must be paid ACA members and 13 years or older with adult supervision.

 

Do I get certified?:

Yes. Your Wilderness First Aid certification is good for 2 years.

 

Questions:

Please email us at Info@AlwaysChooseAdventures.org

Payment Portal For SOLO Colorado WFA COURSE 5/22/21-5/23/21
ACA PAID MEMBERS ONLY COURSE!
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