Prepare for the unexpected with this fun, hands-on introduction to wilderness medicine, taught over the course of two days.
This course is perfect for all outdoor enthusiasts, camp counselors, weekend warriors, and backpackers. No previous medical skills necessary.
What you will come away with:
Learn the Patient Assessment System, how to produce effective first aid treatments for injuries and illnesses common in the outdoors, and how to make appropriate evacuation decisions.
NOLS Wilderness First Aid Certification upon successful completion of the training. NVU students can earn one credit for this course. The course fee does not cover academic credit fees.