Boy Scouts of America Wilderness First-Aid
Boy Scouts of America (BSA) Wilderness First-Aid
This course is based on the BSA curriculum and doctrine guidelines. The course provides information on how to handle injuries and illnesses when medical care is an hour away or more. Designed for those who work or travel in remote locations, this comprehensive guide will teach you what to look for and what to do in the event of an emergency, and direct you to the most appropriate type of care. The updated course contains updated information on first aid training and complies with current cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and emergency cardiovascular care (ECC) guidelines. This course meets the Wilderness First Aid requirements for Boy Scout troops attending any of the high adventure bases (e.g. Philmont).
Course Length: 16 hours