Wilderness First Responder

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Wilderness First Responder

Wilderness First Responder is a
Comprehensive first aid and CPR skills for professional,
first responders or those training to become first responders

The course teaches the patient assessment
model, cardiopulmonary resuscitation, hemorrhage
control, and care for a variety of acute and chronic
conditions. Participants will be engaged in dynamic
training techniques including video, media
presentations, skills demonstrations, practice sessions,
discussions and scenarios based on real-life situations.

who should take this course?
Professionals in fire service, rescue team, workplace
response teams, sports medicine professionals, lifeguards
wilderness guides and ski patrol.

Duration, 80 hours
Prerequisites, Advanced Wilderness First Aid recommended
• Successfully demonstrate the required skills
• Minimum 75% mark for written, closed book,
knowledge evaluation
• Successfully complete a minimum of one practical scenario
• Attend and participate in 100% of the course
3-year certification in Wilderness First Responder
(digital certificate issued upon successful completion
40 hours
Course Content
• The Professional Responder
• Responding to the call
• Infection prevention and control
• Anatomy and physiology
• Assessment
• Airway management and respiratory emergencies
• Circulatory emergencies
• Shock
• Hemorrhage and soft tissue trauma
• Musculoskeletal injuries
• Chest, abdominal and pelvic injuries
• Head and spinal injuries (TBI)
• Acute and chronic illnesses
• Poisoning
• Environmental illnesses
• Pregnancy, labour, and delivery
• Special populations
• Crisis intervention
• Reaching, lifting and extricating patients
For further info contact Mike
office 705-652-0785

cell 705-991-0785