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Wilderness First Aid by SOLO Southeast

Offered by SOLO Southeast at Charleston Collegiate School

  • Ended
  • 220 US dollars
  • 2024 Academy Road, Johns Island, SC 29455

Service Description

Optional CPR course Friday evening, May 7 Offered as a hybrid course in 2021, participants complete 8 hours online, and attend class May 8th or May 9th for 8 hours in-person learning. See COVID-19 policies below. Co-hosted by Famous Adventures and Charleston Collegiate School, Wilderness First Aid (WFA) is the first aid course required by summer camps and Boy Scouts of America, and is strongly recommended for international religious and school group leaders. Minimum age: 16 years old We are excited to offer a class right here in Charleston, on the beautiful campus at Charleston Collegiate! Learn important skills and meet other locals who love working and playing outdoors. Learn more about the course topics on SOLO's website What you'll need: Eat a healthy breakfast and bring lunch and a water bottle. Dress appropriately for cold and/or rain. Class takes place indoors and out, regardless of weather. Ability to complete 8 hours of online learning prior or May 8th. What you'll get: Course books + a SOLO instructor Class at Charleston Collegiate School's beautiful campus! WFA Certification good for 2 years (upon completion of exam) Optional CPR certification good for 1 year (upon completion of exam) -- Wilderness First Aid is SOLO’s most popular course and it creates a solid foundation in the basics of backcountry medical care. Started as the “Mountain/Woods First Aid” course in 1975, this was the first course of its kind in the United States, and it is the curriculum upon which all other backcountry medicine courses are based. Anatomy of a Wilderness Crisis Anatomy of the Musculoskeletal System Asthma Cold-Related Injuries Environmental Emergencies & Survival Skills (including lightning) Heat-Related Injuries Medical Emergencies & Critical Care Patient Assessment System Patient Lifting & Moving Principles of Fracture Care Rescue Plan Response & Assessment Soft Tissue Injuries & Medical Emergencies Spinal Cord Injury Management Sprains & Strains Trauma-Musculoskeletal Injuries Trauma-Soft Tissue Injuries Use of Epinephrine

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Contact Details


South Windermere Shopping Center 92 Folly Road Boulevard, Charleston, SC, USA

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