Wilderness First Aid Training Oahu
Wilderness First Aid Training Oahu
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Date: Sat Apr 01, 9:00 AM HST - Sun Apr 02, 6:00 PM HST
Category:
  • Outdoor
Level:
  • Ambassadors,
  • Volunteers
2-Day Training at our Council Office. Must attend both days Saturday & Sunday from 9am-6pm to complete certification requirements. Registration is non-refundable.
 
Wilderness environments create special situations not usually encountered in an urban or suburban environment. With an ASHI Wilderness First Aid class, first aid providers in a remote outdoor setting will be better prepared to respond with wilderness first aid training when faced with limited resources, longer times to care for someone, and decisions about when and how fast to evacuate an ill or injured person.
 
Prerequisite
Adult CPR and AED
 
Wilderness First Aid Course Includes
Information-filled slide presentation covering wilderness and remote first aid from a basic understanding of emergency response in an outdoor setting to specific techniques and considerations for a wide range of injuries and illnesses. 
 
Wilderness First Aid Classes topics include:
  • Preparation and Assessment
  • Preventing and Caring for Injuries and Illnesses
  • Environmental Hazards
  • Other Wilderness Considerations
 
Certification Period
Up to 2 Years
 
Course Length
Approximately 16 Hours
 
BYO Lunch & Snacks – Microwave & Fridge available