Basic Wilderness First Aid (BWFA)
Certification Validity: 3 Years
This course is a fun and practical introduction into Wilderness First Aid. We create realistic scenarios to prepare our students for emergencies they may encounter while enjoying the outdoors.
This BWFA course is a 2 day course that offers a great insight into the world of Wilderness First Aid. This course is perfect for anyone who likes to play in the great outdoors! We cover all of the essential topics while putting you into a number of realistic scenarios using fake blood and moulage makeup. This course is perfect for those who recreate in the outdoors and would like to add on to their urban Standard first aid qualification.
Students will be issued a Basic Wilderness First Aid (BWFA) Certification and is valid for 3 years.
This course is also available online with 1 day of in person practical session.
Topics to be covered include:
Evacuation Plans and Emergency Procedures
Spinal Cord Injuries
Shock Head Injuries
Wilderness Wound Management
The Medical Patient
Selecting & Constructing A Wilderness First Aid Kit