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Trip Information
Name: Intro to Wilderness First Aid (2-day)
Starts: Sat May 27, 2017
Meetup: See Canada West Website
Return: Sun May 28, 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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Participant Information

Description: Are you prepared to deal with someone who gets injured or sick in the backcountry? This 2-day Intro to Wilderness First Aid course focuses on medical concepts and basic life support skills that will help you react in a backcountry emergency. Learn to improvise 1st Aid systems with a variety of common materials available to you on most outdoor activities. Intro IWFA is targeted to outdoor enthusiasts who participate on day or weekend trips.The course will be split between classroom and field sessions, please come prepared for conducting field simulations outdoors in all weather conditions.

Special offer to BCMC members: $180 +GST (20% off of regular $225 +GST)

Date: May 27-28

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-intro/ and follow the prompts to complete your payment. Use the promo code to get the $180 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

Other trips or events organized by this BCMC member
Chloe Gendron Grade: A1 Start: Sat 24 Jun '17
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Chloe Gendron Grade: A1 Start: Mon 22 May '17
M:5, C:2, W:1
Advanced Wilderness First Aid (special price)
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