Wilderness First Aid/ Red Cross-1943951

Wilderness First Aid *formerly Advanced Wilderness & Remote  First Aid

  • Starts Jun. 16
  • 497.20 Canadian dollars
  • FACT Plus Inc.

Service Description

Start Time: 8:00 am to 6:00 pm (approximately all days) Location: 181 Power Road, Shannonville ON Telephone: (343) 263-9900 Instructor: Ross Thistle Notes: Clients are required to provide proof of vaccination. Clients are encouraged to dress comfortably, and to bring with them a lunch. Please bring a pair of indoor shoes/slippers etc. Additional course instructions will be sent separately. Clients are required to complete "Wilderness Participant Forms" located on our website. ************************************************************************************************** Wilderness First Aid - 40 hours Audience: Suitable for those who wish to become professional guides, parks officials and/or work in fields such as recreation and ecotourism. Environment: Wilderness (3 or more hours from organized health care) Challenging environments with varied risk levels This course is taught in an OUTDOOR setting and requires greater physical activity and endurance than typical first aid training. Suitable for those who work or live in remote locations or who are outdoor recreation enthusiasts. Instructor: Red Cross Wilderness & Remote First Aid Instructor, Advanced Wilderness & Remote First Aid Instructor or Wilderness & Remote First Aid Instructor Trainer. Planned Trip: Expedition/Multi-day trip Care: Participants learn skills and strategies for providing extended care overnight to a few days Key Learning Concepts: Prevention; health and wellness of the group Leadership skills Assessment Extended care and decision-making around additional supports required Take Home Materials: Wilderness & Remote Field Guide ​Course Content *Planning *Your health *Assessment *Airway emergencies *Breathing and circulation emergencies *Cardiac and respiratory arrest (includes CPR-C) *Wound care *Head and spine injuries *Bone, muscle and joint injuries *Sudden medical emergencies *Environmental emergencies *Poisons *Extended care *Evacuation: transporting the ill or injured person *Includes any other content required by specific legislation *Note: The cost of this course includes your site fee, participants will be required to bring and manage their own food. Additional information will be provided, 1-2 weeks prior to the course start date.

Upcoming Sessions

Cancellation Policy

Cancellation, Payment and Refund Policy PAYMENTS: (a) Payment by E-transfer: If you are paying by our preferred method (E-transfer) simply complete the Booking using pay"In Person". (b) By selecting "Pay in Person" you are agreeing to electronically send payment by E-transfer/ electronic payment to : Admin@FACTFirstAidCertificationTraining.com (c) You understand that the E-transfer is due immediately upon booking and acknowledge that an email will be sent to you confirm the receipt of the E-transfer. (d) You understand that should the electronic payment not received, your booking will be cancelled by 8am the next business day. (e) An invoice for the balance will be emailed to clients following the receipt of their deposits. (f) Balance is due 14 BUSINESS DAYS before the start of your course. CANCELLATIONS: (a) Cancellations are requested two weeks or more of the start date will receive a full refund less a $30.00 admin fee. (b) If you need to cancel within two weeks, we will gladly re-book you/save a space on a future course. (c) Clients shall ensure that payment is made in full at 14 Calendar days PRIOR to commencement of the first day of training. (d) Clients who have arranged a payment schedule with our Admin team, shall ensure that payments are received by the start of class of the first day. (d) FACT First Aid Certification Training will not provide students with proof of certification, for example certification cards, until such time as their account balance has been paid in full. (e) Clients who NO-SHOW to a course and fail to contact FACT First Aid Certification training s prior to the commencement of the course will not be eligible for rescheduling in a future course at a future time. Contact for cancellations are: Email: Admin@FACTFirstAidCertificationTraining.com Office: 343-362-2631 (Mon-Fri 9am-5pm) Mobile: 343-263-9900

Contact Details

  • 181 Power Road, Shannonville, ON, Canada

    +1 3432639900