Wilderness First Aid Training and/or Recertification, Concord, MA

Trip dates: Saturday, December 2, 2017 12:00 AM to Sunday, December 3, 2017 12:00 AM

Wilderness First Aid (WFA) training helps you prepare for the unexpected. This fast-paced, hands-on training is designed to meet the needs of trip leaders, camp staff, outdoor enthusiasts and individuals working in remote locations. It introduces you to caring for people who become ill or injured far from definitive medical care. Classroom lectures and demonstrations are combined with realistic scenarios where mock patients challenge you to integrate your learning. At the end of the course, you have the knowledge, skills and ability to make sound decisions in emergency situations. Please register by clicking the registration button above or at this link: http://regi.amcboston.org/1628. Questions contact Paul Terenzi, 781-389- 8115 before 10 pm, firemanpaul@comcast.net

Testimonials

  • "Accidents happen. People get hurt, sick, or lost. The temperature drops, the wind picks up, and it starts to rain. Would you know what to do? Many backcountry emergencies are preventable, and even when bad things happen, the wrong care can make things wo
Directions:

This class will be held at the Thoreau Outing Club, 235 Forest Ridge Rd, Concord MA http://www.thoreau.com/directions go on to the Thoreau club web page and hit the button for directions, detailed from your front door.

Trip details

Activity: 
Trip region: 
Massachusetts, Boston Area
Trip state: 
MA
Leader: 
Paul Terenzi firemanpaul@comcast.net (781-389-8115; before 10 pm)
Trip location: 
Thoreau Outing Club, 235 Forest Ridge Rd, Concord MA
Keywords: 
First aid, CPR, wilderness First aid ,WFA,WFR,
Status: 
Open
AMC Destination: 
Boston Visitor Center
Trip country: 
USA
Trip difficulty: 
Easy to Moderate

Audiences

Adults (18+)
Run until filled: 
No

Registration

Registration required: 
Yes

Fees

$130.00
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Fee includes: 
Cost is $130.00 for the 2 day course. Checks should be mailed and made out to Paul Terenzi, 132 Myrtle St, Medford MA 02155. ASAP you are not approved until check is recieved fee covers books,SOLO instructor, and snacks. you will get certified for WFA upo

Special types

Happenings: 
No
X Happenings: 
No
Volunteer: 
No
Instruction: 
No
First timers: 
No
Conservation: 
No
New members: 
No
Advance notice: 
No
Special notice: 
No
Creation date: 
2017-09-22 08:43:10.0
Last updated: 
2017-09-22 08:43:10.0