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Basic 8 Hour Level

Morning

  • Introduction
  • Introduction to Wilderness First Aid
  • Action at an Emergency
    • Moving a Victim
    • Extrication From Difficult Locations
    • Seeking Help
  • Victim Assessment and Urgent Care
    • Scene Survey
    • Initial Assessment
  • Care of Bleeding, Wounds, and Burns
  • Dressings and Bandages
    • Applying and Removing Dressing
    • Bandaging Techniques
  • Insect and Arthropod Bites and Stings
  • Improving the Odds of Survival

Afternoon

  • Bone, Joint, and Muscle Injuries
  • Physical and Environmental Hazards
    • Cold Injury
    • Heat Illness
    • Lighting Injury
  • Poisons, Toxins, and Poisonous Plants
  • Animal Bites, Human Bites, and Snake Bites


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Standard 16 Hour Level

First Day – Morning

  • Introduction
  • Introduction to Wilderness First Aid
  • Action at an Emergency
    • Moving a Victim
    • Extrication From Difficult Locations
    • Seeking Help
  • Victim Assessment and Urgent Care
    • Scene Survey
    • Initial Assessment

First Day – Afternoon

  • Care of Bleeding, Wounds, and Burns
  • Dressings and Bandages
    • Applying and Removing Dressing
    • Bandaging Techniques
  • CPR Basics

Second Day – Morning

  • Bone, Joint, and Muscle Injuries
  • Physical and Environmental Hazards
    • Cold Injury
    • Heat Illness
    • Lighting Injury

Second Day – Afternoon

  • Poisons, Toxins, and Poisonous Plants
  • Animal Bites, Human Bites, and Snake Bites
  • Insect and Arthropod Bites and Stings
  • Improving the Odds of Survival