Wilderness First Aid

Hudson Valley Hikers
Hudson Valley Hikers
Public group

Alpine Scout Camp

441 Rte 9W · Alpine, NJ

How to find us

Jason - Green Subaru Outback 201.310.6346

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Details

Have you or someone you hike with ever been injured while deep in the wilderness? Have you ever come across someone who really needed your help? This Wilderness First Aid class is designed to help prepare you for real-life situations you may encounter in the wild. This is a class geared towards preparing you for the real world, not just giving you a certificate.

****Everyone who signs up will be put on the waitlist until they verified that they have registered for the class. You can register with the link below.****

****Max class sign is 14-16, but this is an open class not fully reserved for HVH.****

Class Dates: December 7th & 8th, 2019
Class Duration: Two very full days!
Class Location: Alpine Scout Camp, Alpine, NJ
Class Cost: $240
Registration Link: https://www.wfa.net/registration/alpine-nj
***Be sure to pick the December 7/8 event!!!!

More about the class:

https://www.wfa.net/

WFA is two demanding days of lecture, discussion, hands-on and scenario based practice that will increase your ability to do the right thing for a patient.

It's designed for an audience of adults who are committed to giving 100% of their time and attention to this training. So, although it's 18 hours of training, put other interests on hold for the weekend. Plan to set your social life and cell phone aside

Outline:
-Wilderness Risk Management
-Scene Safety
-Patient Assessment
-Musculosekletal Injury
-Soft Tissue Wounds
-Shock
-Head Injury
-Spine Injury
-Heat and Cold Related Injuries
-Diabetes
-Asthma & Anaphylaxis

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HUDSON VALLEY HIKER LEGAL DISCLAIMER & WAIVER OF LIABILITY

You agree when you sign up for this group or any of the events that you have read and understand the below.

If you join us for a hike (or any other event), please understand that you are responsible for your own preparedness and well-being and will hold no one else liable in case of injury or mishap. You agree not to hold the Organizer, Assistant Organizers, or any other members responsible for any injuries, mishaps, or any other situation that may happen at a planned event. You are responsible to research the event, know the area, and bring the proper gear.

The Hudson Valley Hikers Club does not provide liability insurance for the protection of individuals who may participate in any of the events planned by the Organizer or Assistant Organizers.

This release extends and applies to, and also covers and includes, all unknown, unforeseen, unanticipated and unsuspected injuries, damages, loss and liability.

Your attendance on a hike signifies that you have read and accept the terms of this liability waiver. By signing up for this group or event you understand that you are attending all events AT YOUR OWN RISK. Organizers and Assistant

Organizers of this group are just that, we organize the events and hike together as friends. There are no leaders on these hikes, you are your own leader - This is YOUR hike