NYSOGA Wilderness First Aid: How to respond in remote areas
This one-day course teaches participants how to respond when help is more than an hour away. This certification, a balance of classroom and skills practice, is accepted as a prerequisite to becoming a licensed outdoor guide. It is also recommended for any backcountry leader or traveler. This certification is valid for 3 years.
9-hour certification course - May 26, 2018 - 9:00 a.m. to 6 p.m.
To sign up please fill in the wilderness first aid online registration form.
to print the WFA registration form for mail-in registration and payment. Those who have paid online, please bring a receipt or a screen shot to show the instructor you have paid.
$120, includes instruction, materials, lunch and 2 breaks. Golf Nelson Memorial Libary, 41 Lake Street, Tupper Lake, NY 12986
What to look for... and what to do
• Muscle, joint, bone injury
• Soft tissue injury
• Bandages and splints
• Sudden illness
• Heat and cold injury or illness
• Evacuation methods
• Prevention advice
• Recommended first aid supplies
Pre-registration required by... May 12th, 2018
For questions or more information: firstname.lastname@example.org or call 518-637-6193.
Please click here to download the WFA registration form in a PDF format.
NYSOGA New York State Outdoor Guide Association
1936 Saranac Avenue, Suite 2 - 150, Lake Placid, NY 12946
1-866-4NYSOGA (1-866-469-7642) ·
· Web Site: www.nysoga.org