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Name: Wilderness First Responder (80hr) Course
Starts: Fri Sep 08, 2017
Return: Sun Sep 17, 2017

Registration opens: Wed Aug 16, 2017
Event category: Instructional Program
Difficulty grade: B-C1  [?]
For members only: Yes
Screening used: No
Max participants: 8

Organizer: Jennifer Wong
Profile info:
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Participant Information

Wilderness First Responder (80hr) with Canada West Mountain School

This nationally recognised certification course is well respected as a standard for many guiding and outdoor industry leaders. Designed to provide students with the tools to make critical medical and evacuation decisions in remote locations, teaching topics include – but are not limited to – patient assessment and long-term treatment, wound management, extremity injuries (e.g. fractures), medical illnesses, environmental injuries, with emphasis on injury prevention and decision-making in a Wilderness environment.

Dates: Sept 8-17, 2017

Price: BCMC members get 10% off the regular price of $895 (without tax)

To Register:

  1. Sign up here
  2. Go to http://themountainschool.com/program/wilderness-first-responder/
  3. Select the Sept 8 to 17 course and register
  4. In the notes section of the registration page write that you are a BCMC member
  5. Send Linda a copy of your membership card. Her email is info @ themountainschool [dot] com 

There are only 8 spots remaining on the course. 

No previous first aid experience required. Participants should be in good physical condition and have a strong understanding of the English language. 

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