The Wilderness First Aid & Incident Management course which is part of our first aid courses is for those individuals looking to have further knowledge and a better understand of First Aid in the Outdoors environment. This course is mandatory for all employees and individuals, particularly those working in the outdoors, adventure camps and hiking companies. The Wilderness First Aid course is suitable for mountains guides, climbing instructors, hiking guides, ultra-runners, adventure racers or anyone who is spending time in the outdoors where emergency services are not available.
Both traditional face to face classroom teaching, and blended e-learning options are available.
Candidates must have completed an Adult CPR and First aid course. Candidates must be at least 16 years old. Both theory and practical elements of the course must be passed to successfully gain this qualification.
Yes, upon successful completion of the course you will receive a certificate which is valid for two years. The certificate is approved by American Safety & Health Institute