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ADVENTURE MEDICAL RESPONSE TRAINING - WILDERNESS FIRST AID COURSE (ANN ARBO...

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Huron Valley Ambulance

1200 State Circle

Ann Arbor, MI 48108

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The WILDERNESS FIRST AID COURSE focuses on teaching treatment techniques for those who operate in outdoor and remote environments. Participants in this two-day, 18 hour course will receive a Wilderness First Aid Certification (card included in cost). Participants will also receive an Adventure Medical Response Training t-shirt with registration. Instruction for this course will be provided by licensed wilderness providers and also Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics from Emergent Health Partners.

Topics covered include:
Patient assessment in the wilderness
Emergency and evacuation plans
Wound care in the wilderness
Treatment of head, spine, and musculoskeletal injury
Heat and cold injury
Lightning injury
Treatment of shock and anaphylaxis
Altitude sickness
Snake bites, scorpion and bee stings, and spider bites
Trauma and burns
Remote environment survival skills

Students will be participating in realistic scenarios to prepare for your outdoor adventures. Please dress casually and comfortably for the training. Further information regarding the course will be emailed to you prior to class. Any questions regarding the class can be directed to Jason Trojan, Wilderness EMT at Emergent Health Partners. Phone: (734) 972-0234 Email: jtrojan@emergenthealth.org.

COURSE DATES: 8/4/18 and 8/5/18; 8:00am to 5:00pm

TOTAL TUITION = $65.00

NOTE: Students MUST be 16 years of age or older to participate in the program.

TUITION & FEES

All tuition and fees are due upon registration. All registrations are first come, first enrolled! Students who do not have a credit card to complete the registration process online, must register for class and make payment in person at HVA’s EMS Education, 1200 State Circle, Ann Arbor, MI.

NOTE: HVA’S EMS Education retains the right to deny any application, for any reason. If the school denies the application of a student before the first day of class, all tuition and fees paid will be refunded. There are NO REFUNDS for course supplies, including textbooks or uniforms.

ALL TUITION FEES paid by the applicant shall be refunded if requested in writing within three (3) business days after registering for any HVA sponsored course. After three (3) business days, any student withdrawing from the program will forfeit a $25 registration fee.


ALL HVA COURSES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE DUE TO LOW ENROLLMENT.

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