Wilderness First Aid
This nationally-recognized 16 hour course covers the skills needed to give you the experience and confidence to help someone survive an injury or illness in the wilderness. Don't travel unprepared; while you can't predict when or where an emergency will arise, you CAN be ready if the unexpected happens.
4Points is a SOLO Schools authorized provider of Wilderness Medical training
- Join as an individual or book your own group
- Dates and times are flexible based on your needs
- Come to us or bring us to you (we even go overseas)!
Wilderness First Aid (WFA- 16 hours, 2 days) is our introductory program
Identifying and managing backcountry emergencies
Recognizing and providing care for life-threatening injuries
Evaluation and long-term patient care
Basic backcountry leadership and survival
- Backcountry Emergencies
- Identifying life threatening injuries
- Vital signs
- Secondary Survey
- Traumatic Injuries
- Fractures, Sprains and Dislocations
- Medical Emergencies
- Heart Attack
- Allergic Reaction
- Diabetic issues
- Bites and Stings
- Heat and Cold Emergencies
Course Fee: $165.00
Be prepared to spend time outside, regardless of the weather. Classroom sessions are supported by hands-on training and rescue scenarios. Perfect if you are just getting started outdoors, or want to provide your staff with basic safety and survival skills. CPR certification can be added to this course.
WFA courses may be eligible for college credit.