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Wilderness First Aid Course Schedule

Day 1

wfa 17

  • Opening & Course Paperwork
  • General Concepts in Patient Care
  • Body Defenses
  • Introduction to Trauma
  • Assessment & Treatment of Traumatic Critical System & Extremity Problems
  • Basic Life Support Lab & Simulations
  • Demo and assign cut T-shirt rolls
  • Case Study Homework

wfa 19DAY 2

  • 3rd Triangle Skills Lab & SOAP Evaluation Process
  • Traumatic Simulation
  • Basic Extremities Splinting Lab
  • Wound Cleaning Lab
  • Focused Spine Assessment
  • Traumatic Simulations
  • Assessing Medical Problems
  • Case Study Homework & Expedition Medicine

 

 

DAY 3

  • Dehydration
  • Sun Exposure
  • Heat Exhaustion, Heat Stroke, & Hyponatremia
  • Hypothermia
  • Near Drowning
  • Allergies
  • Injection Lab & Quiz
  • Medical & Environmental Tag-team Simulations
  • Course Debrief & Closing