SOLO is one of the most recognized and longest running wilderness medicine schools in the world providing classes all over the country and internationally. SOLO Wilderness First Aid is accepted by BSA Boy Scouts of America and is accredited through the ACA (American Camp Association).
Course Topics Covered:
Anatomy of a Wilderness Crisis
Anatomy of the Musculoskeletal System
Environmental Emergencies & Survival Skills (including lightning)
Medical Emergencies & Critical Care
Patient Assessment System
Patient Lifting & Moving
Principles of Fracture Care
Response & Assessment
Soft Tissue Injuries & Medical Emergencies
Spinal Cord Injury Management
Sprains & Strains
The Human Animal
Trauma-Soft Tissue Injuries
Use of Epinephrine
What is Wilderness First Aid?
Instructor: Garret Cooper, Feral Human Expeditions
Accreditation: SOLO Schools
Length: 16 hours
Location: Springdale, UT
Dates: Mon, 14 Oct 2019 thru Tue, 15 Oct 2019
Course: Wilderness First Aid
WFA is a two day course focusing on the basic skills of: Response and Assessment, Musculoskeletal Injuries, Environmental Emergencies, Survival Skills, Soft Tissue Injuries, and Medical Emergencies. You can find a complete list of course topics on the SOLO website here. CPR is available for most classes as a $35 add-on and will be taught in an evening after regular class.