Licensed Training Company: Foxfire Wilderness

Host: University of Lynchburg

Location: Lynchburg, VA 24502 - United States

Dates: 2/18/2023 - 2/19/2023

Course Description:

The best and most comprehensive course of its kind to offer relevant and realistic first-aid training for seasonal outdoor activities or short term wilderness endeavors and pursuits.

Wilderness First Aid is a two-day introduction to general medical concepts and basic life support skills. It is targeted to the outdoor enthusiast on day trips or short adventures. The course is taught by professional instructors with significant patient care and backcountry experience.

Prior to enrolling in a course, please review our Functional Position Description. The criteria set forth in this document allows students to self-assess their ability to meet the demands of both a WMAI course as well as the demands of a certified wilderness medical provider in the field.

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Room and Board:

There are lots of food and lodging options nearby our classroom location in Lynchburg. If you would like to stay on site there are camping options with access to a shower and bathroom for $15 a night, and there is a co-ed bunk room for $35 per night.

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  Instructor Name Location Certifications
United States
Tim Slusser VA, United States WEMT, Swiftwater Rescue Instructor