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Name: Advanced Wilderness First Aid (40 hr)
Starts: Mon May 22, 2017
Meetup: See Canada West Website
Return: Fri May 26, 2017

Registration opens: Sun May 07, 2017
Event category: Instructional Program
Difficulty grade: A1  [?]
For members only: Yes
Screening used: No
Max participants: 5

Organizer: Chloe Gendron
Profile info:
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Description:

For anyone who visits wilderness areas where hospital care is not easily accessible, a Wilderness First Aid course is essential. Learn how to implement long-term care and stabilize patients until rescue is available or additional help arrives. Medical techniques covered include but are not limited to anaphylaxis, wound management, patient assessment and spine clearing exam. FULL certification in CPR (C) with AED is offered as part of this course.

Includes a practical and written exam.

Pre-course reading material will be assigned and sent in advance of the course; allow time in advance to study and prepare. There may also be one day scheduled that will include an evening field scenario, details will be finalized during the course

The course will be split between classroom and field sessions nearby. 

Special offer to BCMC members: Cost: $436 +GST (20% off of regular $545 +GST)

Date: May 22-26th

Provider: Canada West Mountain School

To register for this course, follow these steps:
(1) Click "Join this Trip" on the left side of the page. You will be added to the Waiting List
(2) Once on the Waiting List you will have access to the Course Online Payment section on the left side of the page where a promo code will be displayed. Take note of this promo code
(3) Follow this link: http://themountainschool.com/program/wilderness-first-aid-advanced/ and follow the prompts to complete your payment. Use the promo code to get the $436 special pricing. 
(4) Once your payment has been received, you will be added to the Confirmed List
(5) Keep your eye on your email inbox for further updates

You may be required to provide proof of membership by email to complete registration.

If anyone has problems with final steps of the registration call Linda at 604-878-7007 or email: info@themountainschool.com

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