Three Fires Council - TFC: Wilderness First Aid Training

TFC: Wilderness First Aid Training

Event Details

Wilderness First Aid Certification Classes

Emergency Care in Remote Locations, this course provides information on how to handle common injuries and illnesses when medical care is an hour away or more. This class 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.
This class includes

  • Expanded information on heat and cold emergencies
  • Updated guidelines for managing snake bite emergencies
  • New information on managing diabetic emergencies
  • Skill sheets providing step-by-step visual reviews of procedures discussed
  • Flow charts reinforcing the decision-making process and appropriate procedures
  • Decision tables provide a concise summary of what signs first aiders should look for and what treatment steps they should take

 

All participants in The Wilderness First Aid class should be at least 16 years old. The course is taught at an adult pace and some portions involve treatment and decisions that can be emotionally and physically distressing. The Course Director is authorized to make exceptions. Please contact the Course Director directly prior to registering any youth under 16.”

Please wear your full field uniform. This is a uniformed event.

Attendees must attend both Saturday and Sunday classes to complete training.

A current CPR certification is required for the Wilderness First Aid Certification.  CPR is not taught during this class.  If you do not have a current CPR certification you can sign up for a class at https://scoutingevent.com/127-CPRAEDtraining


Roy Breede
NT Training Chair
roy_breede@yahoo.com
630-815-3204
Mike Fugate
Training Chairperson
mwfugate@frontier.com
815.757.4987
Thomas Barrington
TFC Staff Advisor
thomas.barrington@scouting.org
630.797.4621
Norris Scout Service Center
415 N Second St
St. Charles, Illinois 60174
Phone: (630) 584-9250
When & Where
Multiple sessions to choose from

May 2018 Wilderness First Aid
SOLD OUT
Saturday 05-05-2018 8:00 AM to
Sunday 05-06-2018 5:00 PM
Camp Big Timber
Map this session
Coords: 42.072257, -88.354235
37W955 Big Timber Rd
Elgin, Illinois 60124
Phone: 847-687-4168

November 2018 Wilderness First Aid

Saturday 11-03-2018 8:00 AM to
Sunday 11-04-2018 5:00 PM
Camp Big Timber
Map this session
Coords: 42.072257, -88.354235
37W955 Big Timber Rd
Elgin, Illinois 60124
Phone: 847-687-4168

December 2018 Wilderness First Aid

Saturday 12-08-2018 8:00 AM to
Sunday 12-09-2018 5:00 PM
Camp Big Timber
Map this session
Coords: 42.072257, -88.354235
37W955 Big Timber Rd
Elgin, Illinois 60124
Phone: 847-687-4168

December 2017 Wilderness FA
Saturday 12-02-2017 8:00 AM to
Sunday 12-03-2017 5:00 PM Past
Norris Scout Service Center
Map this session
Coords: 41.9178452, -88.31963
415 N Second St
St. Charles, Illinois 60174
Phone: (630) 584-9250
Fax: (630) 584-8598

January 2018 Wilderness FA
Saturday 01-13-2018 8:00 AM to
Sunday 01-14-2018 5:00 PM Past
Camp Big Timber
Map this session
Coords: 42.072257, -88.354235
37W955 Big Timber Rd
Elgin, Illinois 60124
Phone: 847-687-4168

February 2018 Wilderness First Aid
Saturday 02-03-2018 8:00 AM to
Sunday 02-04-2018 5:00 PM Past
Camp Big Timber
Map this session
Coords: 42.072257, -88.354235
37W955 Big Timber Rd
Elgin, Illinois 60124
Phone: 847-687-4168

March 2018 Wilderness First Aid
Saturday 03-17-2018 8:00 AM to
Sunday 03-18-2018 5:00 PM Past
Camp Big Timber
Map this session
Coords: 42.072257, -88.354235
37W955 Big Timber Rd
Elgin, Illinois 60124
Phone: 847-687-4168

April 2018 Wilderness First Aid
Saturday 04-07-2018 8:00 AM to
Sunday 04-08-2018 5:00 PM Past
Camp Big Timber
Map this session
Coords: 42.072257, -88.354235
37W955 Big Timber Rd
Elgin, Illinois 60124
Phone: 847-687-4168