Wilderness First Aid Course (Standard and Advanced)
Oct 27, 2017 - Oct 29, 2017
This is a rare opportunity to take this training in Saskatchewan!
This course covers material in Standard First Aid & CPR, plus special material on techniques for wilderness and remote areas. Part of the course is taught in an outdoor setting and requires greater physical activity and endurance than typical first aid training. Standard (20 hour) & Advanced (40 hour) course options.
Instructor: Colin Frey
Minimum: 6 participants Maximum: 10 participants.Please be aware that there is a significant outside component to Wilderness First Aid so expect to spend time outdoors during the course.
The minimum age is 16 years. No previous first aid certification is required.
Accommodations and food are on your own.
Standard Wilderness First Aid: Offered Friday October 27 6-10pm, Saturday October 28 9am-5pm, and Sunday October 29 9am-5pm (20 hours of instruction)
Advanced Wilderness First Aid: Offered on the above dates for Standard Wilderness First Aid PLUS Friday November 3 6-10pm, Saturday November 4 9am-5pm, Sunday November 5 9am-5pm (40 hours of instruction)
The location is River Park Centre in Lumsden. More information on this site is available here (this link includes a map).
Standard Wilderness First Aid (for SaskOutdoors Members): $285
Standard Wilderness First Aid (for Non-Members): $300
Advanced Wilderness First Aid (for SaskOutdoors Members): $485
Advanced Wilderness First Aid (for Non-Members): $500