NOVEMBER 15, 2019
Register early for a spot in your preferred session. Registration is not guaranteed until payment is received.
Time: 5:30 – 10:30 pm
Where: Sailing Training Center – Camp Illinek
Limited to 20 participants.
The Adult First Aid/CPR/AED course incorporates the latest science and teaches students to recognize and care for a variety of first aid emergencies such as burns, cuts, scrapes, sudden illnesses, head, neck, back injuries, heat and cold emergencies and how to respond to breathing and cardiac emergencies for victims about 12 years and older. Successful students will receive a certificate for Adult First Aid/CPR/AED valid for two years.
Anyone who just wants CPR/AED can come for the first three hours of the class.
For more information contact:
American Red Cross
Abraham Lincoln Council - BSA
WILDERNESS REMOTE FIRST AID TRAINING
November 16-17, 2019
Register now to reserve a spot in your preferred session. Registration is not confirmed without payment.*
Groups attending Philmont and other national high adventure bases, as well as self-designed high adventure trips are required to have at least one - and preferably two - individuals current in Wilderness & Remote First Aid.
● Ideal for anyone in a recreational or occupational environment an hour or more from EMS response.
● Based on the Boy Scouts of America Wilderness First Aid Curriculum and Doctrine Guidelines.
● 16-hour course
● Prerequisites: Minimum age of 14 with certification in adult CPR/AED.
Learn Skills That Could Save a Life
Ideal for scouts, outdoor enthusiasts or employees in remote environments an hour or more from EMS response, our new 16-hour Wilderness and Remote First Aid course gives you the skills and confidence you need to respond to an emergency when help may be delayed.
To prepare participants to give care for potentially life-threatening emergencies in a delayed-help situation, the Red Cross Wilderness and Remote First Aid course covers the following:
● Primary and Secondary Assessments
● Head (Brain), Neck and Spinal Injuries
● Bone and Joint Injuries
● Allergies and Anaphylaxis
● Wounds and Wound Infection
● Heat-Related Illnesses
● Altitude-Related Illnesses
● And more…
You’ll receive an emergency reference guide for use in the course, as well as a compact, weather-resistant pocket guide for reference in the field.
Time: 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. both days
Location: Sailing Center, Camp Illinek
45 minute lunch each day on your own.
*This course requires a minimum of six (6) registrants to be registered a week before the class date or the course will be canceled. Don’t wait.
Thanks to Mark Wilson and his crew, this training and First Aid/CPR/AED has been made available to our leaders at a very nominal fee.