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Program Details
Wilderness First Aid: Loading Price...

Program Details

This course is designed to prepare individuals who program, recreate, and enjoy the outdoors to encounter medical emergencies in a back country setting with confidence and competence. Through a combination of classroom instruction and field based exercises, participants will gain valuable experience in addressing the needs of outdoor based emergencies.

Over the course of the 16 hrs, or two 8 hour days, participants will learn:
  1. Patient Assessment
  2. Patient Stabilization
  3. Comprehensive First Aid
  4. A variety of improvised implementation methods
  5. Insight into learning the skills necessary to implement patient evacuation

Please Note: Participants must be 16 years of age or older to participate in this program.

***If you have any further questions, please contact Claire Dzierzak at claire.dzierzakl@vanderbilt.edu

Cancellation Policy:
  1. The participant must notify Claire Dzierzak or the Outdoor Recreation Center (ORC).
  2. If more than 30 days in advance, the participant will be issued a full refund.
  3. If 30 or less days in advance, there is no refund. If there is a waiting list, we will try to help find a replacement.
This course is designed to prepare individuals who program, recreate, and enjoy the outdoors to encounter medical emergencies in a back country setting with confidence and competence. Through a combination of classroom instruction and field based exercises, participants will gain valuable experience in addressing the needs of outdoor based emergencies.

Over the course of the 16 hrs, or two 8 hour days, participants will learn:
  1. Patient Assessment
  2. Patient Stabilization
  3. Comprehensive First Aid
  4. A variety of improvised implementation methods
  5. Insight into learning the skills necessary to implement patient evacuation

Please Note: Participants must be 16 years of age or older to participate in this program.

***If you have any further questions, please contact Claire Dzierzak at claire.dzierzakl@vanderbilt.edu

Cancellation Policy:
  1. The participant must notify Claire Dzierzak or the Outdoor Recreation Center (ORC).
  2. If more than 30 days in advance, the participant will be issued a full refund.
  3. If 30 or less days in advance, there is no refund. If there is a waiting list, we will try to help find a replacement.

Program Offerings

Wilderness First Aid: February 1-2, 2020
Fall 2019

22 spot(s) available
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Summary Dates Time Location Status
Sat, Feb 1 2020 at 8:00 AM until Sun, Feb 2 2020 at 5:00 PM Sat, Feb 1 2020 - Sun, Feb 2 2020 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM Studio C (S5)

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