First Aid Training/CPR Training and Certification
Overland Expedition and Friends
Location: American Overland Expedition
23192 Verdugo Dr Unit
BLaguna Hills CA 92653
When June 4&5 - 16 hours training - Lunch provided
Courses: Wilderness First Aid Training/CPR Training
First Aid (16 hours) Includes CPR Certification Through the Red Cross
First Aid is the assessment of and treatment given to an injured or ill person
in a remote environment where definitive care by a health care provider and/or
rapid transport is not readily available.
is geared for remote and backcountry travelers. The course will cover topics
such a primary patient assessment, focused spinal assessment, calling for help,
SOAP notes, shock, chest injuries, head,
neck and spinal injuries, wound management, bone and joint injuries,
burns, abdominal illness, hypothermia, heat-related illness, lightening,
altitude sickness, submersion incidents and allergies and anaphylaxis, and
first-aid kits. Also, when to make the decision to evacuate—Stay or GO- CPR
training will help you to recognize, respond to and care for cardiac medical
will learn the basics of patient assessment to determine proper care in a
medical emergency. We will create
scenarios common to what you might encounter in a remote setting more than an
hour away from front-country assistance.
This will be a fun, fast paced and hands on course in Wilderness First
Aid. Upon completion of this course,
participants will receive a Wilderness First Aid Certification card with the
American Red Cross good for 2 years. Included will be a CPR training and a 2
will receive a Wilderness and Remote First Aid book and skills card and a few
goodies to add to their first aid kits.
All training materials will be supplied.
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