Free

Winter Workshop Series: Wilderness First Aid

Event Information

Share this event

Date and Time

Location

Location

Outdoor Chattanooga

200 River Street

Chattanooga, TN 37405

View Map

Event description

Description

Outdoor Chattanooga's Winter Workshop Series is a series of classroom based - outdoor education and skill building workshops that are free and open to the public. All ages are welcome, no reservations or experience required to attend. Workshops occur Thursdays, 6:00-7:30 PM January 18 through March 1, 2018 at Outdoor Chattanooga Center, 200 River St. in Coolidge Park

The 2018 Winter Workshop Series begins with a 2-part introduction to Wilderness First Aid on January 18 and 25th (**Non-certification course**). Wilderness first aid training prepares you for how to handle emergencies in the woods until you can get to definitive care. **These workshops are not for certification, but do offer insightful discussions for training and practice purposes. Jan. 18 - Part 1: Participants will gain a better understanding on how to assess, treat, and contain emergencies related to soft tissue injury, fractures, trauma and building splints. Jan. 25 - Part 2: will cover emergencies related to environmental disasters, exposure, survival hacks, and hypothermia. Come for one or both. For more info email Outdoor Chattanooga or call 423.643.6888 to learn more.

Share with friends

Date and Time

Location

Outdoor Chattanooga

200 River Street

Chattanooga, TN 37405

View Map

Save This Event

Event Saved