Wilderness First Aid (WFA) 2021
WHO NEEDS IT?
If you are more than 60 minutes from a medical facility, at least one leader must be WFA Trained. Please read the information flyer before enrolling.
Friday, April 16 6-9 pm
Saturday, April 17 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday, April 24 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Course Fee 2021:
Registers Scout Leaders or Scouts:
$80 New and Re-certification
Members of the Public:
$140 Members of the public are welcome in the course for any slots available as of January 15, 2020. Use the website form to be placed on the waiting list.
Student will receive the spiral bound WFA Field Guide as part of the course. You can also order separately the Wilderness First Aid - 5th edition is a paperback textbook with more pictures and in-depth information. The Wilderness First Aid books are in revision and by hopefully we will be getting the new versions.
The Wilderness First Aid (WFA) course will help you prepare for the unexpected. This fast paced, hands-on training is designed to meet the needs of Scout Leaders, camp staff, outdoor enthusiasts and individuals working in remote locations. It will introduce you to caring for people who become ill or injured far from definitive medical care. Classroom lectures and demonstrations are combined with realistic scenarios where mock patients will challenge you to integrate your learning. At the end of the course, you’ll have the knowledge, skills and ability to make sound decisions in emergency situations.
Taught by seasoned instructors in a two or two and a half day format, this course includes many advanced topics:
Email Betsy Eubanks with any questions about the course. Please read the registration materials first.
1) Complete the below website registration form to hold your spot for 30 days pending payment.
2) Print and complete one registration form per participant.
3) Mail registration form and payment within 30 days.
Instructor Development Course
The Instructor Development Course certifies you to be an ECSI-BSA WFA instructor and gives you the option of hosting a WFA course independently. The Course requires the following:
If you are interested in being in the WFA Instructor Development Course, please complete the on-line registration form above, note in the comment box that you would like to be part of the IDC class, and I will call you to discuss the details further. If you have questions, you are also welcome to email me!
WFA Course Director