ASCENT CLIMBING AND ROCK CLIMB FAIRFIELD BRING SOLO'S WILDERNESS FIRST AID (WFA) TO SOUTHERN CONNECTICUT - MAY 2016
The WFA is the perfect course for the outdoor enthusiast or trip leader who wants a basic level of first aid training for short trips with family, friends, and outdoor groups.
This course qualifies as a Wilderness First Responder refresher course.
WHAT IS TAUGHT?
The WFA is 16 hours long (two days), and focuses on the basic skills of: Response and Assessment, Musculoskeletal Injuries, Environmental Emergencies, Survival Skills, Soft Tissue Injuries, and Medical Emergencies.
May 21-22, 2016
9am to 6pm daily
- Patient Assessment
- Soft Tissue Injuries
- Musculoskeletal (splinting)
- Spinal Assessment
- Environmental Emergencies
- Medical Emergencies
- Bites and Stings
IS THERE AN EXAM?
Yes, there is ongoing evaluation of practical skills, and there are written assessments throughout the course.
DO I GET CERTIFIED?
Yes. You will receive a SOLO WFA certification, which is good for two years.