31. July 2020 - 20:30
St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador
CanadaSt. John's

Wilderness First Aid - St. John's, NL, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, Friday, 31. July 2020

Canadian Red Cross Wilderness First Aid (20 hr)

$230 + HST

July 31: 1800 - 2200 (in class)

August 1: 0900 -1730 Outdoor site

August 2: 0900 -1730 Outdoor site

Locations: 177 Merrymeeting Road, St. John's, NL

Outdoor site: TBA

Outdoor site will relayed in the class session.

Basic level of Wilderness & Remote First Aid that covers material in Standard First Aid & CPR, plus special material on techniques for wilderness and remote areas. Course also offers strategies for providing extended care for up to 24 hours. Part of the course is taught in an outdoor setting and requires greater physical activity and endurance than typical first aid training. Suitable for those who work or live in remote locations or who are outdoor recreation enthusiasts.

Completion Requirements

100% attendance, skills demonstration, and 75% min. passing grade on written exam


3-year certification in Wilderness & Remote First Aid, CPR Level C, and AED

Course Content

- Planning

- Your health

- Assessment

- Airway emergencies

- Breathing and circulation emergencies

- Cardiac and respiratory arrest (includes CPR-C)

- Wound care

- Head and spine injuries

- Bone, muscle and joint injuries

- Sudden medical emergencies

- Environmental emergencies

- Poisons

- Extended care

- Evacuation: transporting the ill or injured person

Friday, 31. July 2020, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, Wilderness First Aid - St. John's, NL

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