When: Sat., April 7, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. 2018
Wildnerness First Aid Course. Gain confidence and skills to handle a first aid emergency. Lead by regionally renowned trainer Foster Calm, classes emphasize making good decisions by staying calm and safe, doing a good patient assessment, and having good communication and leadership. Wilderness First Aid is 16 hours (two 8-hour days), and focuses on practicing skills and covers: patient assessment, shock and bleeding, head and spinal injuries, wounds, musculoskeletal injuries, heat and cold illnesses, and includes a half day of outdoor scenario practice of first aid and leadership skills. Successful completion of class includes a Wilderness First Aid certificate.