Wilderness First Aid / CPR / AED

The Wilderness First Aid course is offered three times a year. See the upcoming dates below
ECSI Wilderness First Aid Patch

Class will begin at 7:00 pm Friday and conclude at approximately 4:00 pm on Sunday.

Cost: $90.00 per person (includes books, printing, materials and meals)

Topics to be covered:

  • CPR & AED (now required as a prerequisite for WFA)
  • Types of Delayed-help Situations
  • Emergency Action Steps
  • Checking the scene, patient, and resources
  • Contacting help
  • Caring for the patient long term
  • Patient assessment and Record Keeping
  • Preventing Disease Transmission
  • Prioritizing Care
  • Carrying Out the Plan
  • Deciding to Evacuate
  • Treatment of injuries such as: Wounds, Head and Spinal Injuries, Extremity Injuries, Abdominal Injuries, Sudden Illnesses, Major Bites and Stings, Burns, Altitude Illnesses, Shock

Pre-registration required for each class. Class size is limited to 30 people. Participants must be at least 14 years old.

You should know:

  • Meals will be provided
  • Bring camping gear
  • No uniform required
  • Camping will be in staff cabins or campsites

For more information contact:

Anna Hall – 770-995-1801  or e-mail ten.h1414690002tuosl1414690002leb@h1414690002kanna1414690002