Wilderness First Aid with Jackson Hole Outdoor Leadership Institute will be held:
Friday, May 4, 5:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Sat. & Sun., May 5 & 6, 9 am – 5 pm
Friday, May 25, 5:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Sat. & Sun., May 26 & 27, 9 am – 5 pm.
This 16-hour course examines the role of outdoor professionals in wilderness medicine and the response, care and rescue of outdoor participants in non-urban environments. The curriculum covers standards of care for trauma and medical patients for urban situations with additional protocols for remote situations. Emphasis is placed on prevention and decision-making. Certifications upon completion include: Stonehearth Open Learning Opportunities (SOLO) Wilderness First Aid and American Heart Association (AHA), and a four hour CPR component is offered in addition to the 16-hour course. To stay current with WFA and CPR, you must repeat this course every two years.